The British School Al Khubairat were the toast of the Emirates as they were crowned champions at the 2017 COBIS Secondary Games.
After finishing second to Dubai College on Day 1 in the pool, the BSAK athletes stormed to victory in the Track and Field events on Day 2. With DC finishing second on Day 2, the two UAE powerhouses were neck and neck going into the third and final day.
Both BSAK teams held their nerve and produced the goods when it mattered most, securing second-place finishes and topping the table overall, with DC following close behind.
We caught up with their Director of Sport, Mr Coombs, after a thriling finale to three days of non-stop action.