Santa Caterina Ski Trip 2018
The St. George’s Academy 2018 Ski Trip to Santa Caterina in Italy, departed from the St George’s Academy Sleaford campus on Thursday 8th February at 2:30pm.A letter containing full details about the trip can be viewed here.
In order to keep Parents and Students up to date with proceedings, we have set up a Facebook Group called St. George’s @ Santa Caterina 2018 which you can join by clicking here. We are hoping to have daily updates and photos, but please be aware this may be subject to internet access. For those without a Facebook account, we will attempt to post periodic highlights below on this page
08/02/18 - Students set off in high spirits. There was time for an on board movie before jumping on the ferry to France.
09/02/18 - The coach made it to a very cold Luxembourg at 2am. Students were rather tired but they've finally got a glimpse of the snowy mountains, and everyone perked up when it came to breakfast..
UPDATE: Welcome to Santa Caterina. Time to collect the ski equipment ready for tomorrow.
10/02/18 - Fueled up and ready to hit the slopes
11/02/18 - Second day up a mountain and karaoke before bed
12/02/18 - ...and we are now ready to compete in the Winter Olympics. After working up an appetite on the slopes, it was authentic Italian pizza for tea.
13/02/18 - A quick ski out directly from the Hotel, and just look at these views! It's -15 degree outside and the boys decide they want to try the local ice cream!
14/02/18 - Miss Cox keeping a close eye on the early morning team! What breathtaking views!
15/02/18 - Final day in Santa Caterina before the long trip home.
UPDATE: Santa Caterina Ski Trip 2018! Coach all packed up and ready to come home. Thank you, it's been fun. Bring on Ski Trip 2019.
16/02/2018 - 2am - Just entered France and the coach is very silent - no surprises there!
UPDATE - 1pm - Goodbye France!
UPDATE - 3:30pm - Arrived in Dover. Expect to be back at school about 7:30pm.
UPDATE - 5pm - Currently enjoying Friday afternoon gridlock on the M25 :-(
UPDATE - 6:30pm - Busy traffic. Latest ETA is now 8PM.