The Devon County Sportshall Champs are being held this Sunday, at Dawlish Leisure Centre, as part of the Devon Sporthall League November fixture. The competition commences at 11am, entry fee £3. Programme details are available below. Following the Devon County Champs athletes may then be selected to represent Devon in the Regional Sportshall Finals to be held in Torbay on Saturday 3rd March 2018.
For those of you not familiar with the format Athletes may enter up to three events as well as a relay. There are age categories for Under 10, Under 11, Under 13 and Under 15. All age groups are calculated from the athletes age on 31st August 2017. The minimum age for competing is 8 years on the day of the fixture. Events include: 1 lap, 2 lap, 4 lap, 6 lap, 1 lap hurdles and 2 lap hurdles races along with high jump, standing long jump, standing triple jump, speed bounce, vertical jump, shot putt, chest push, sitting throw and relay races.
Individual points are awarded from 10 down to 1 for each event. The 2 highest placed athletes, only, from each club earn team points. Individual medals will be awarded at the County Championships along with individual and team medals at the final Sportshall League fixture in March.
We’d love to get more athletes along to join the Harriers Team this Sunday! If you haven’t been before, but would like to give it a try, please email Vanessa Freeman at email@example.com detailing the following
- Name of athlete
- Age Group (as at 31.8.2017) U11/U13/U15
- EA Number (if known)
- Parent’s name together with email and contact phone number
Here are a few of the County Champ Club Medal Winners from last year.