Paige in Year 6 and Elysia in Year 1’s grandad, Tony Gornall took part in the 1974 Commonwealth Games, in the road race. His team mate, Phil Griffiths received a silver medal. Grandad was captain of the English cycling team. He also rode in the world championships in Montreal and the Berlin, Warsaw, Prague Peace Race which included one week in Czechoslovakia, one in Poland and one in East Germany. Plus the Tour of Britain. He also won the Manchester track league in 1970.
The girls brought his jacket and programme in to show their classmates.
Paige and Elysia