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What is the school’s provision for sport?

The school competes against other educational establishments in football, rugby, netball, hockey, golf, athletics, cricket, dance, swimming and individuals have represented the school in other areas. Please see ‘Y Bont’ (the school magazine) for details of the latest fixtures and results.

Rugby and skiing trips abroad are arranged regularly and the school works closely with local sports clubs and outdoor pursuit’s centres. The school has full access to the resources in the Leisure Centre.

The school takes advantage of projects such as school-community sports and we encourage as many children as possible from the primary sector to join our pupils in training sessions after school. We have a 50x60 officer in the school who arranges various activities during lunchtime.

Extra Curricular Sports Autumn Term 2016
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School Sports Council

The School Sports Council is keen to find out pupils’ views about activities that could be offered in the school. Click on the link below to take part in the survey - www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/LKBG8T

Sports Report Autumn Term 2015 - click here ( Welsh only available)


Sports News

Congratulations to the under 15 Rugby Team

Congratulations to the under 15 Rugby Team who won the Eryri Cup 22-20 against Ysgol Glan y Môr, Pwllheli. It was a tight competition between the two teams leading to Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy’s victory. It was an added bonus that the match was being played at Ysgol Syr Huw Owen – Mr Matthews-Jones presented the team with their winning cup.

Athletau y Sir (Welsh Only)

Tim athletau Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy a ddaeth yn fuddugol yng ngystadlaeth Athletau Sir Conwy ar y 29.4.2015 ym Mharc Eirias. 

100m Iestyn Thomas  1af
200m Arthur Lennon 1af
400m Aled Osborn 2il
800m Sam Power  2il
1500m Sam Power 2il

Ras gyfnewid  4 x 100m   1af

Naid Hir Tom Casey  1af
Naid Triphlyg Tom Casey 2il
Naid Uchel Tom Casey 3ydd

Gwaywffon Aled Osborn  3ydd
‘Shot Put’ Aled Osborn  3ydd

Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy Girls' Rugby team - Second in Wales in the Urdd tournament in Llanelli 19/3/15.
Congratulations to the girls who represented the school at the match. After a very early start and a busy day of matches, the girls competed furiously across the different rounds ending up in the finals. This is their record of achievement:

Game 1: Ysgol Aberaeron 0 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 25
Game 2: Ysgol Bryn Tirion 12 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 34
Game 3: Ysgol Bryn Gwyn 12 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 17

Quarter-final: Ysgol Dyffryn Ogwen 0 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 24
Semi-final: Ysgol Bryn Gwyn 12 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 19
Final: Ysgol Dyffryn Aman 12 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 0.


swimming Congratulations to Russell Wingfield , Year 11 , he competed in the Urdd Swimming Competition at Rydal , Colwyn Bay on November 13th and came 2nd in the Back stroke and 3rd in the freestyle swimming competition.

Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy, an excellent choice of sports clubs!

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February 2014 - Another excellent sporting week for Dyffryn Conwy

On a wet and windy afternoon Ysgol Llanfyllin were the opponents in the last 16 round of the Welsh Schools Rugby u 16 competitions. It was an excellent performance and an away fixture in Cardiff beckons in the quarter final

Year 7 boys on Thursday night matched their year 8 counterparts by winning the Conwy 8 a side rugby tournament at Eirias. The smiles said it all on Thursday morning and the cup was safely placed in the cabinet.

Thursday was all about year 7 and 8 girl’s football team. Following a great win against Ysgol Syr Hugh Owen, Prestatyn High were the opponents in this last 16 Welsh Cup competition. Two excellent goals from Fflur were enough to seal a 2-1 victory and a quarter final place. Some achievement.



Year 11 Boys Rugby Success!
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Congratulations to boys from year 11 who were selected to play for RGC U17’s against Yorkshire on Saturday. They won 46-7. From the right it’s Arran Murray, Gethin Vaughan, Caron Rhys, Iestyn Thomas, Arthur Lennon, Derwyn Williams, Emlyn Joyce, Steven Peters (Creuddyn) and RGC Coach.


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Eryri under 14 cricket team contains FOUR Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy pupils
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Congratulations to: Jac Hughes, Aron Hughes, Adam Thomas ac Emyr Court.


The game itself was also dominated by our pupils with Welsh International Jack Hughes starring with 2 wickets in containing Carmarthen to 186 for 6 wickets and in reply Jack steered the home side home with a match winning innings of 82.


Rachel Johncock – Year 13 Representing Great Britain U20
Rachel Johncock


Rachel Johncock of Year 12 and currently studying A2 Physical Education recently opened up her 2012 season with a steady 12.16 clocking in the 100m. Rachel was selected to represent Great Britain U20 at a meeting in Loughborough on Sunday, May 20th 2012.

She clocked 11.94secs into a 2.0mph headwind! Beating other high calibre athletes and placing second to Desiree Henry (P.B 11.51secs) who ran 11.91secs.

It is only a matter of time now before Rachel improves on her PB of 11.98secs.

Rachel was ranked 36th in the UK as a senior in 2012, and 10th as a junior. With her recent performance she has shown that she is more than capable of being amongst the top 3-4 juniors and being amongst the top 20 female sprinters in the country as a senior.

As a PE department we are extremely proud of Rachel, and wish her all the very best in the Olympic Trials.

Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy Shine at the Eryri County Athletics – Eirias Park, 10th of May 2012 - click here


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Jordan Davies, Wales Squash Captain and one of Europe’s best players

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Congratulations to Abigail Backshal

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Year 11 Football
Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy vs Ysgol y Creuddyn 7/03/2012

1. Declan Bailey 2. Ellis Payne-Evans 3. Callum Jones 4. Stuart Hughes 5. Lewis Dallimore 6. Liam Hull 7. Louis Jones 8. Daniel Jones 9. Steffan Horan
10. Nye Roberts 11. Thomas Casey 12. Lance Montaigue 13. Connor Egelstaff-Thomas

A very close and competitive match in which the team can take great pride. This was a positive performance with the team trying to play good football on a heavy pitch and against a strong combative side including some excellent players. Nye Roberts and Thomas Casey shone in the first half combining well on numerous occasions and Thomas clearly had the beating of his opponent. The team created numerous openings in the first half but were unable to get shots in at goal to really put the Creuddyn defence and goal-keeper under pressure. With the score at 0-0 at half time the team looked to go for the win and changed formation to be a bit more adventurous. The more adventurous formation did not cause the outstanding central defensive partnership any additional problems as Lewis Dallimore and Liam Hull battled hard and were the teams two best performers on the day alongside Casey and Roberts. Again a lack of cutting edge in the final third saw the team struggle to score and were eventually punished by a real sucker-punch against the run of play and on the counter attack. The Creuddyn striker raced clear slotted powerfully underneath Declan Bailey who had performed well and made everything fired at him look easy. Although a defeat the team played well and can take many positives from it.
Da iawn.
Ben Elias


Girls -16’s Football
Ysgol Y Berwyn 0 – 0 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy

Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy took a journey to Ysgol Y Berwyn in Bala on the 6th of March to play football. Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy managed to win by a goal from Emily Watson in the second half.
Both teams were evenly matched in the first half, and many attempts at goal were made, but a lack of accuracy meant both teams failed to score.
I n the second half saw Dyffryn Conwy dominating after a slight change in our formation which meant that our defence were stronger and the Berwyn side failed to create chances. A mistake by the home team from a corner allowed Dyffryn Conwy to score.


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ERYRI SCHOOLS GOLF COMPETTION - Team and Individual Competition
Will be held at NORTH WALES GOLF CLUB, LLANDUDNO
On Tuesday April 10th during the Easter Holidays
Meeting at 9.30am - Open to boys and girls who are under 18 on August 31st 2012
More Information - Word document ; PDF


February 2012
Tennis
Congratulations to Emily Watson on becoming the number 1 ranked girls under 16 tennis player in Wales, and number 2 at under 18 level!
Athletics
Congratulations to Abi Backshall Year 10 on her fantastic success in athletics. Abi is the Welsh under 17 Champion for 300 & 800 meters recently won in Cardiff and last weekend (25/02) Abi competed in the English Athletics Championship in Birmingham and won the Bronze Medal. Abi can compete in this age group again next year. Well done from all at Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy


Football Match Report against Ysgol Y Creuddyn
Ar ddiwrnod oer ond heulog gadawodd dau dîm pêl-droed gadael Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy amser cinio i chwarae gemau yn erbyn Ysgol y Creuddyn.
CANLYNIADAU:  
Bechgyn Blwyddyn 7: Ysgol y Creuddyn 1 – 2 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy
Bechgyn Blwyddyn 8: Ysgol y Creuddyn 5 – 2 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy

Dyma hanes y ddwy gêm gafodd eu chwarae - cliciwch yma


HOCI O DAN 16
Ar y 8fed o Chwefror bu i dim hoci odan 16 Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy chwarae yn erbyn tim Ysgol Eirias, roedd ein tim ni yn cynnwys disgyblion o flwyddyn 11 a 9. Roedd hi’n gem agos iawn, ofnadwy o gystadleuol, a roedd llawer o densiwn yn yr ail hanner i geisio sgorio mwy. Roedd gan y tim arall bedair yn chwarae o’u chweched, felly roeddent yn dim cryf iawn hefo mwy o brofiad na ni, ond wedi dweud hyn doedd y sgor terfynol ddim yn ddrwg, 6-4 i Eirias. Bu i Emily Watson sgorio tair gol, a bu i Elin Wrennall sgorio un. Hefyd roedd Llywela Edwards o flwyddyn 9 yn chwarae yn y gol, a bu iddi achub y ambell i bel yn ardderchog.
Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 4 - 6 Ysgol Eirias
Anest Rhys Ellis


TWRNAMENT PEL RWYD CONWY O DAN 16
Ar ddydd mercher, 18eg o Ionawr aeth tim pêl-rwyd blwyddyn 11 I Ysgol Bryn Elian I gystadlu yn nhwrnament terfynol Conwy yn erbyn Ysgol Bryn Elian a Rydal. Roedd y tîm yn cynnwys Annest Rhys, Elin Wrennall, Erin Owen, Emily Watson , Haf Everiss, Leah Hamilton, Paige Parry a Sally Roberts.
Fe gafwyd gêm galed ond cystadleuol yn erbyn Bryn Elian, ond dim llwyddiant.
Ein gêm olaf oedd yn erbyn Rydal ac roeddent yn amlwg yn dîm profiadol iawn. Er ein ymdrechion caletaf, unwaith eto nid oedd llwyddiant.
Er nid oedd lle iddym yn y ffeinal, fe ddaethom yn drydydd yn y gystadleuaeth drwy Gonwy.
Haf Everiss


HOCKEY UNDER 16
Last Wednesday we travelled to Ysgol Y Berwyn in Bala to play a friendly hockey match. It was a very good match and as half time came we were 2-0 up, we would like to thank Hannah Cash for stepping up in goal for the 1st half, on the 2nd half we decided not to play with a keeper and we won 6-0.
Th goal scorers were Emily Watson x3, Hanna Dobson, Erin Owen and Anest Rhys. We all played very well as a team and are looking forward to our next game against Eirias High on Wednesday 8th of February.
Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy 6 – 0 Ysgol Y Berwyn
Emily Watson


FOOTBALL NEWS
Our Year 9 (under 14) Football team are through to the last 8 of the Welsh Cup, we look forward to the Quarter Final to be played against Ysgol Eifionydd , Porthmadog on March 2nd. Ysgol Dyffryn Conwy beat Hawarden secondary school 3-2 with goals from Callum Parry (2) and Leon Doran . Well done boys!

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Phone: 01492 642800
Fax: 01492 642801
E-mail: cyff@dyffrynconwy.conwy.sch.uk

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