Leamington Athletics Club in Sportshall Regionals
Five young athletes from Leamington C&AC were selected for the Warwickshire Sportshall team taking part in the regional finals on Sunday 11th March. Those selected were Cameron Williams-Stein – U15B, Jack Bower – U15B, Ella Bower – U13G, Robin Greenwood – U13G and Isla Prince U13G.
Williams-Stein ranked joint 14th overall after competing in the 4 lap race, shot put and standing triple jump. He scored a total of 120 points in what will be his last Sportshall event. Bower took part in the 4×2 lap relay for Warwickshire coming in second to Birmingham.
For the girls Ella Bower came 2nd in standling triple jump with a distance of 6.48m, Robin Greenword achieved a score of 79 in the speed bounce with team mate Isla Prince scoring 73. Greenwood also took part in the 2 lap race and finished with a time of 24.7secs.
Overall the U15 boys team beat Birmingham, the first time for a few years and the U13 girls came second. The U13 team was a very young team with many first year U13s competing, there were even two U11s in the team! They came second with 636 points behind Birmingham’s 684.
The results for the West Midlands competition can be seen here