16th June 2000 at 01:00
Almost 700 athletes competed in the British Aerospace Scottish Schools' Pentathlon and Relay Championships at Scotstoun, Glasgow, last weekend - 70 pentathletes and more than 600 runners. The under-17 boys' pentathlon attracted the biggest entry, with 19 competitors; five boys competed in the over-17 class.

Strathallan's Scott McKinlay won the senior boys' pentathlon title, finishing with a total of 3,028 points. His results were 200 metres in 24.0sec, 1,500 metres 4 min 37.4 sec, 110 metres hurdles 15.9 sec, long jump 5.50 metres and shot putt 9.56 metres.

Weather conditions could have been kinder and the only championship best record set at the event was in the under-14 boys' relay, which was won by Annan Academy in a time of 49.8 secs.

A primary schools' inter-area relay competition was run in tandem with the championships, with schools from Annan to Inverness represented.

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now