Monthly Archives: September 2016

Our Olympic Champion

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Karen Bennett, Olympic rowing champion is a former Longstone pupil . Karen won a silver medal in the rowing 8s  at the Rio Olympic Games.

Karen visited Longstone to tell the pupils about her fantastic achievement and to show them her silver medal. Karen brought in lots of her Olympic souvenirs including her track suit and the special red, white and blue flashing shoes she wore at the closing ceremony.

Read more about Karen here