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 will be held at the Plymouth Life Centre
Plymouth Life Centre, Mayflower Drive, Plymouth. PL2 3DG Tele; 01752 606900
Fixtures for 2023/2024
- October 1st 2023
- December 10th 2023 (incorporating Devon County Championships)
- January 21st 2024
- February 4th 2024
- March 24th 2024
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 £5.00 (for the 2023/2024 season athlete entry fees will be paid by the club)
Further details can be found at Devon Sportshall