Olympic Gold Winner Nicola Minichiello Visits Wales High

SONY DSCWales high school once again welcomed Nicola Minichiello, Olympic gold medallist on Thursday 12th June.

Nicola works on the sky sports living for sport programme as an athlete mentor and aims to encourage, motivate and inspire young people.

During her visit she presented her motivational life journey and road to success to over 1000 students.

Year 9 sports leaders had the opportunity to work in a small group with Nicola developing their leadership skills. All year 7 students were lucky enough to take part in team building activities lead my Nicola.

Liana Underwood (WHS SSCo) who had the opportunity to spend the whole day with Nicola said “All the students have learnt some valuable lessons from in setting high goals and working hard to achieve them.”

We look forward to welcoming Nicola back to our annual sports award evening in October.