Exciting Sportshall Athletics has children bouncing off the walls

Five Sportshall Athletics competitions were run as part of the Sussex School Games at Tanbridge House School in Horsham on Monday (22nd February).

Almost 600 children competed throughout the day, displaying an exceptional standard of running, jumping and throwing along the way. Mid Sussex and West Sussex West took home a large share of the medals; pupils from Bishop Luffa School in Chichester enjoyed a fruitful afternoon medalling in every competition they had entered.  A breakdown of the results is below:

1st Harlands (Mid Sussex)
2nd Thomas A Becket (Southern)
3rd Maidenbower (Crawley)

Year 7 Boys
1st St Pauls (Mid Sussex)
2nd St Andrews (Southern)
3rd Bishop Luffa (West Sussex West)

Year 7 Girls
1st St Pauls (Mid Sussex)
2nd Bishop Luffa (West Sussex West)
3rd The Weald (Central Area)

Year 8 Boys
1st Forest (Central Area)
2nd Bishop Luffa (West Sussex West)
3rd Downlands (Mid Sussex)

Year 8 Girls
1st Bishop Luffa (West Sussex West)
2nd Hazelwick (Crawley)
3rd Midhurst Rother College (Central Area)

Thank you to the Young Leaders from The Regis School and The Weald, and Adam Burgess from Sportshall Athletics for a brilliant event!

British Paralympic Association Department for culture, media and sport Change 4 Life Lottery funded Youth Sport Trust

Part of the Sussex Legacy Initiative. Corporate partners are:

University of Chichester Freedom Leisure Rix & Kay TBCC K2 Active Sussex