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

Fixtures for 2021/2022

  • October 17th 2021 – Dawlish
  • November 21st 2021 – Plymouth Life Centre (incorporating Devon County Championships)
  • January  23rd 2022 – Plymouth Life Centre
  • February 20th 2022 – Plymouth Life Centre
  • March 20th 2022 – Dawlish
Fixture start at 11am. It is not necessary to compete in all the fixtures to take part.

Sportshall Rules

Pre-registered Athletes should arrive 30 minutes before the start of the competition. You may enter up to 3 events and a relay. Each fixture costs £4.00 (for the 2021/2022 season athlete entry fees will be paid by the club)

Please email the team managers (Sue Howell & Dave Robinson) – to enter for the 2021/2022 season. Please include the following details; Name of athlete, DOB, Age Group (as at 31.8.2021),  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