This is a fun indoor inter club competition for athletes in the Under 11 to Under 15 age groups.  Minimum age on the day of the competition 8 years.

It is run on an adaptation of the standard outdoor events, using soft javelins and shot, standing long jump and triple jump, soft hurdles and running end to end in a Sportshall for the sprint events with a turning board at each end. At the end of each fixture there is a relay event which includes all sorts of fun activities for the younger age groups.

Take a look at this youtube video which gives you a taste of a Sportshall Competition

All standards of athletic ability are welcome and everyone will provide points for the club. There is also a good level of competition with an opportunity to represent the County in the Regional Championships and for the older age groups a possibility of reaching the national championships. Athletes must be club members to take part in this competition. Club t-shirts are provided.

The fixtures are held at Dawlish Leisure Centre and the Plymouth Life Centre

Dawlish Leisure Centre, Sandy Lane, Dawlish.  EX7 0AF  Tele; 01626 215620

Plymouth Life Centre, Mayflower Drive, Plymouth.  PL2 3DG  Tele; 01752 606900


The fixture for 2016/2017

  • October 16th 2016 – Dawlish
  • November 20th 2016 – Dawlish (11.00am start, incorporating Devon County Championships)
  • January 29th 2017 – Plymouth Life Centre
  • February 26th 2017 – Plymouth Life Centre
  • March 19th 2017 – Dawlish  (final fixture timetable)
Regional Champs (U11 and U13/U15) Torbay 11th March (timetable)
It is not necessary to compete in all the fixtures to take part.

Devon Sportshall Timetable 2017 Plymouth – Revised

Sportshall Rules

Pre-registered Athletes should arrive 30 minutes before the start of the competition. Each fixture costs £2.50 and allows you to enter up to 3 events and a relay.

Download our Sportshall Entry sheet

Please email Vanessa Freeman at; to enter for the 2016/2017 season. Please include the following details; Name of athlete, DOB, Age Group (as at 31.8.2016),  U11/U13/U15, E A Number (if known), Parent’s name together with email and contact phone number.

Further details can be found at Devon Sportshall