We’re all winners at Inter FE Games
The sunshine welcomed over 130 Oaklands College students to Hertfordshire Sports Village this week as "Team Oaklands" stepped up to compete in the annual Inter FE Games.
The sunshine welcomed over 130 Oaklands College students to Hertfordshire Sports Village this week as ‘Team Oaklands’ stepped up to compete in the annual
Students pulled together from both mainstream and the Special Educational Needs (SEN) departments to represent the college across 10 different sports to battle it out against the other three FE colleges in Hertfordshire, West Herts College, North Herts College and Herts Regional College.
Kick-starting the day was a brilliant display at the opening ceremony by basketball freestyler Andrew
In addition to students taking part, Oaklands also had 13 students helping to run the day as part of their work experience. They were involved in assisting in setting up the activities, assisting with the students in the SEN events and recording the scores during the day.
After finishing in fourth place last year, Team Oaklands secured medal wins in areas across the board, making us third overall in the SEN events and runners up in the overall competition with West Herts College holding on to the trophies for the second year running.
The final results were:
SEN Badminton 3rd
SEN Basketball 4th
SEN Boccia 3rd
SEN Football 3rd
SEN Multisport WINNERS
SEN Overall 3rd
Mainstream Multisport 2nd