Grand Opening of our Running Track


12 November 2019

At last our running track and artificial pitch have been completed.  Time for a grand opening!


Running track grand opening


  • Cheerleaders open our celebration performing to our school song “We are the children of Catforth School”.
  • Tag Rugby demonstration on our new artificial pitch and games area.
  • The Mayor of Preston Mr David Borrow kindly visited to cut the ribbon and officially open our running track.  How exciting!
  • The first official lap of the running track.
  • Everyone's joining in the fun!
  • There's a solar powered stopwatch so we can time each lap and challenge ourselves to improve.
  • We presented The Mayor with some flowers and a card to thank him for visiting us and carrying out the official opening.
  • No celebration is complete without a cake.  Sports-themed of course!