Academy Athlete Awarded North Down Young Person of the Year


Glen Young Person of the YearBangor Academy athlete, Glen, has won the North Down Young Person of the Year Award for achievements on the sports field and service to the community.

Glen was nominated by Head of P.E. Mrs Caughers, who described Glen as "a talented pupil who always competed to the very very best of his ability."

Apart from being Ulster Schools' District 800m and 1500m champion, Glen is the Northern Ireland Schools 1500m Champion and North Down Athletics Club Cross Country Champion. Glen is also contributing within the community as he works with the North Down Special Olympics Team. Always keen to be out doing rather than theorising, Glen is also busily completing his Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award and he is a member of North Down Army Cadets.