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Oadby & Wigston and West Leicester Victorious!

Posted: Mon, 14 Dec 2015 11:43

Oadby & Wigston and West Leicester Victorious!

Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games Super-Series Final Disability Sportshall Athletics – Key Stage 3 & 4/5.

13 Teams from across Leicestershire, Leicester City & Rutland, took part in the Super-Series Final Disability Sportshall Athletics on 11th December across the Key Stage 3 & 4/5 age groups.

In a closely fought contest which saw 6 partnerships represented in Key Stage 3 and 7 partnerships represented in Key Stage 4/5 tournaments. In the Key Stage 3 tournament it was Oadby & Wigston (South Wigston) that took home the gold medals. North Charnwood (Maplewell Hall) came second, with East Leicester (Judgemeadow CC) finishing in third position.

For the Key Stage 4/5 tournament it was West Leicester (Ellesmere College) that took home the gold medals. North Charnwood (Maplewell Hall) came second, with North West Leicestershire (Forest Way) finishing in third position.

The 'Spirit of the Games' trophy was awarded to Rutland (Catmose) for Key Stage 3 and North Charnwood (Maplewell Hall) for Key Stage 4/5. The umpires collectively believed that these schools best showed the values in which the "School Games" represents - Determination, Honesty, Passion, Respect, Self-Belief and Teamwork.

The Super-Series Final saw up to 23 Key Stage 3 & 4 girls and boys representing each partnership, which was kindly hosted by Hinckley Leisure Centre.

Results – Disability Sportshall Athletics, Key Stage 3.
• Winners ~ Oadby & Wigston (South Wigston High School)
• 2nd Place ~ North Charnwood (Maplewell Hall School)
• 3rd Place ~ East Leicester (Judgemeadow CC)
• 4th Place ~ North West Leicestershire (Forest Way School)
• 5th Place ~ Hinckley & Bosworth (Dorothy Goodman School)
• 6th Place ~ Rutland (Catmose College)
• 'Spirit of the Games' ~ Rutland (Catmose College)

Results – Disability Sportshall Athletics, Key Stage 4/5.
• Winners ~ West Leicester (Ellesmere College)
• 2nd Place ~ North Charnwood (Maplewell Hall School)
• 3rd Place ~ North West Leicestershire (Forest Way School)
• 4th Place ~ East Leicester (Soar Valley CC)
• 5th Place ~ Oadby & Wigston (South Wigston High School)
• 6th Place ~ Blaby & Harborough (Birkett House Seniors)
7th Place ~ Hinckley & Bosworth (Dorothy Goodman School)
• 'Spirit of the Games' ~ North Charnwood (Maplewell Hall School)

The Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games is part of the national 'School Games Programme' that is a unique opportunity to motivate and inspire young people to take part in more competitive school sport. It is open to all young people aged 5-18 years, of all abilities and backgrounds from every school across Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.

Delivered locally by Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) and the 10 School Sport & Physical Activity Networks (SSPANS), the Leicester-Shire & Rutland School Games provides schools the chance to boost their existing work in school sport to create a year-round calendar of competition for all students.

The 2015/16 School Games programme sets to provide 20 Level 3 Super-Series Finals, a Spring and Summer Championships in 55 competitions across 26 sports!

Tags: Disability Sport, Featured, News, School Sport

Partners

  • Melton Borough Council
    County Sport Network
    Rutland County Council
    Harborough District Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    Loughborough University
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    QUEST
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Sport England
    Blaby District Council
    Safeguarding
    East Midlands Platform
    North West Leicestershire District Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Age UK L&R
    Equality Standard
    Leicester City Council

Partners

  • Leicester City Council
    British Heart Foundation
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Age UK L&R
  • Harborough District Council
    QUEST
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Safeguarding
  • Melton Borough Council
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Rutland County Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • Equality Standard
    County Sport Network
  • East Midlands Platform
    Sport England
  • Loughborough University
    Blaby District Council
  • Oadby & Wigston Borough Council