The 4th and final Sportshall Grand Prix took place at Fareham Academy and a band of WADAC young athletes competed at the event.
Sam Brockway in his first Sportshall season, had won the two previous Grand Prix under 13 boys events. This time despite an excellent score of 85 in the Speed Bounce he finished second to Wilf Mckenzie of Southampton.
In the under 15 girls competition Lucy Torrance managed third place and won the Javelin with a personal best of 17.50m.
There were four Winchester athletes taking part in the under 13 girls category. Back to Sportshall after an absence Ruby White managed a fine 4th place which included a 1.88m standing long jump which was 3rd best of the competition. In 5th place was Emelia Jarvis who excelled in the 2 Lap event with the 2nd fastest time. Sophie Torrance was 8th with her best effort being in the Speed Bounce with the 4th best performance. Nellie Carlisle in her first GP was in 13th position.
In the under 11 boys Thomas Elliott gained good experience despite not achieving distances in the Long and Triple Jumps and finished 13th.
The Grand Prix events provides great competition and experience of Sportshall and supplements the league competition very well.