The third Sportshall Grand Prix took place at Fareham Academy last week. A few WADAC athletes took part at the event, organised by Hampshire Sportshall Team Manager Mike Coker. Athletes take part in six disciplines; 1 Lap ; 2 Lap ; Speed Bounce : Standing Triple Jump : Standing Long Jump and Soft Javelin.
Sam Brockway took part in his second Grand Prix and impressed by again winning the under 13 boys event. He had individual wins in the 2 Lap, Javelin & Speed Bounce along with second place in the Long Jump.
In the under 13 girls event there were 26 competitors and Grace Reid was 10th and Sophie Torrance 15th. In the Speed Bounce Sophie produced a life time best of 82 to finish equal second in that discipline. Graces best individual placing was 8th in the 2 Lap race.
In the under 11 girls category there was also 26 competitors and Abi Reid was 17th overall with her best placing being 7th in the Javelin.
Lucy Torrance took part in the under 15 girls and finished 7th overall with her best individual place being third in the Javelin.
Sam Brockway has been selected for the Hampshire Sportshall under 13 boys team which is taking part in the Regional Sportshall event at Burgess Hiil Sussex on the 22nd February. Good luck to him when he takes part in the 2 Lap, Relay and Speed Bounce events he has been chosen for.