Students Go Head-to-Head with Grimsby in Inter-College Championship

26 March 2019

Students from the Rotherham College competed against students from the Grimsby Institute in a wide range of competitions across over 30 subject areas. Rotherham College, alongside North Notts College and Dearne Valley College took first place in 17 competitions.

Students from areas across the Colleges including Animal Care, Arts, Media Make-up, Computing, Engineering and Construction took part in challenges that reflected the skills they have developed on their courses.

Catering and Hospitality students had to create a present a three-course meal that included a variety of exciting bespoke dishes, whilst Fashion students were tasked to deconstruct shirts, trousers and other clothing to recreate a new fashion piece.

Animal Care students From Rotherham College, Dinnington campus won all three categories in the competition, and Computing, Music, Motor Vehicle, Catering and Hospitality, Engineering, Media Make-up and Business also received awards.

Mark Wright, Head of Curriculum for Rotherham College, said “It was an absolute pleasure to see so such much talent and skill on display from both colleges. It was evident throughout the morning that the judges were going to be faced with the difficult challenge of identifying a winner from the work that was produced at an incredibly high standard from both colleges.

“I am extremely proud of all the hard work our learners had put into these challenges and the success from those that won. We will be delighted to host the Inter-College Championship for 2020 and look forward to winning the shield back!”

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