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Wednesday morning saw the entire first team squad meet for training, not at Belle Vue Stadium, but at St Michaels Primary School in Flanshaw.
This was to be no ordinary training session, but a Team Building Exercise that involved all the players stepping right out of their comfort zone on the pitch, to being infront of a classroom full of children waiting to learn.
The players, in pairs, were split between classes from Reception right through to Year 6, and were asked to take part, and in some cases lead, the mornings lessons.
One on one reading sessions, Christmas Card making, Writing letters to Santa, Rocket Design and handwriting, are just a few of the lessons that our Wildcat Stars took part in. They even had to lend a hand in the final rehearsals for the St Michaels Nativity Play.
Colin Sanctuary, Head of Sports Science said