Several pupils in the upper juniors enter the Pentathlon GB Modern Biathlon competition. After an initial qualifying event or two the pupils re ranked in order of the points they gained from their swim and run times.
In November every year the National Championships are held in the North. Royal Russell regularly have a strong squad qualify for the finals and were U9 National Boys team champions in 2018. In March there is a National Schools finals closer to home and we once again take a large squad to compete at this prestigious event.