Shrewsbury School

Inter-House Hope Simpson Ergo Challenge

Wednesday 12 December 2018

13 houses; 260 pupils rowing; 5 school records and plenty of decibels... The excitement and competitiveness of this high-octane event was captured on film by Film Fellow David Clifford.

On Monday the volume was turned up to 11 in the Alington Hall fo the annual Inter-House Hope Simpson Ergo Challenge.

The Third Form got their first taste of rowing competition and five new records were set – including both Upper Sixth records.

The overall prizes were won by Moser’s Hall and Oldham’s Hall.

Individual winners were as follows:

Third Form
Boys: Oldham’s Hall
Girls: The Grove

Fourth Form
Boys: Churchill’s Hall
Girls: Moser’s Hall

Fifth Form
Boys: Oldham’s Hall
Girls: The Grove

Lower Sixth Form
Boys: Churchill’s Hall
Girls: Mary Sidney Hall

Upper Sixth Form
Boys: Oldham’s Hall
Girls: Mary Sidney Hall

Rob Wilson

Click on the arrow below or the Vimeo logo to enjoy a sense of the atmosphere and excitement of the occasion:

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