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Olympic Finalist Visits HDHS

Written by HDHS on . Posted in Parent News, School News, Student News

Skysports ambassador Jeanette Kwakye, a Great Britain Beijing Olympic finalist visited the Harwich and Dovercourt High School to inspire the next generation. Jeanette’s career spans nearly 15 years. Within this time she has been Britain’s fastest female athlete over 60m, 100m and 200m. Within the skysports living for sport workshop, she spoke with the High Schools ‘Sports Personalities’ of 2012. Her story emphasised mental toughness, determination, people skills, knowledge and ways to help break barriers.