Celebrating Achievement – Katie Salkeld, 2L2

Congratulations to Katie Salkeld, 2L2, who has passed the intermediate level 2 skiing award! On the week commencing 23rd January, Katie was out of school, but this was not for any put your feet up holiday, Katie was heading to the ski resort of Val Thorens in the French Alps, to enrol in a different kind of school, ski school for intermediate skiers.

On Sunday 22nd Jan Katie began her 6 day , early morning starts, ski schooling.  Which Involved levelling up her techniques and parallel skiing comfortably on blue slopes and beginning to hit the reds.
It was a gruelling week of school in the morning and practicing what was learned in the afternoon with family and friends.  Early morning starts and sometimes really early nights.  All good fun and wonderful scenery but tiring too.
At the end of the week Katie past her tests and received her intermediate level 2 award and medal. Katie is looking forward to moving onto level 3 and bronze advanced in the coming years.
Congratulations Katie! #DeterminedHappySuccessful