The Sussex School Games Sportshall Athletics Finals proved to be a day full of energy, as over 550 children travelled to Tanbridge House School in Horsham to compete in five competitions.
The morning saw a hotly contested Primary School competition, with Thomas A Beckett (representing Southern Area) taking the crown. Lindfield (Mid Sussex) were close behind in second place, with Southwater Academy (Central) in third place.
Four separate competitions ran throughout the afternoon with year 7’s and 8’s split by age and gender. The final standings in each competition was as follows:
Year 7 Girls
1st: Tanbridge House (Central)
2nd: Bishop Luffa (West Sussex West)
3rd: Sackville (Mid Sussex)
Year 7 Boys
1st: St Leonards (Hastings & Rother)
2nd: Downlands (Mid Sussex)
3rd: St Andrews (Southern)
Year 8 Girls
1st: The Weald (Central)
2nd: Sackville (Mid Sussex)
3rd: Bishop Luffa (West Sussex West)
Year 8 Boys
1st: St Andrews (Southern)
2nd: Hailsham (South Downs)
3rd: St Leonards (Hastings & Rother)
Thank you to the SGO’s, Active Sussex, Sportshall Athletics, Tanbridge House School and the young leaders from Sackville and The Regis School for putting on another great competition.