Devon Outdoor Athletics – Quad Kids

by / Tuesday, 15 July 2014 / Published in Latest News

On Wednesday 25th June, the year 5/6 Quad Kids Athletics Squad travelled to Brickfields Athletics track, Plymouth to participate in the Devon Summer 2014 Games.

The Quad Kids event consisted of a 75m sprint, 600m long distance run, standing long jump and a Vortex throw. The children had been crowned Torbay champions the week before and were looking forward to the chance to retain last year`s Devon champions crown . 
The squad followed the Athletes` oath by participating in great spirit! They worked very hard as a team to be as successful as possible, cheering each other on during their races.

During the ceremony, Sherwell Valley were announced as Devon champions, picking up a gold medal for their success. A huge achievement for the school and Mr Briant is really proud of the squad.

Squad: Avalon, Lily, Courtney, Georgia, Finn, Rhys F, Ollie and Jake E.

Achievements: Torbay Indoor Athletics Champions, Devon Indoor Athletics runners-up, Torbay Outdoor Quad Kids Champions and Devon Outdoor Quad Kids Champions.

Well done!