Shrewsbury School

Biology Olympiad 2020

Friday 6 March 2020

Eight Salopian biologists entered the Royal Society of Biology Olympiad 2020 and between them amassed four gold medals, two bronze, plus two highly commended awards.

The Olympiad consisted of two online, multiple-choice papers rewarding general biological knowledge as well as application and problem-solving.

A total of 9,520 students from 628 schools worldwide participated this year. All Salopians achieved success in the competition with 4 gold medals, 2 bronze medals and two ‘Highly Commended’ - many congratulations to them.

Gold Medal (awarded to the top 6% of candidates)
George Lawrence
Mohan Sun
Anthony Sui
Carrie Zou

Bronze Medal
Jing Wu
Charlotte Hancock

Highly Commended
Freddie Lawson
Victoria Xie

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