14.May.12 A great day for the first of the NOTAN QuadKids
On the 28th April NOTAN held its first QuadKids Athletics event at Churchill playing fields.
A total of 37 athletes signed up to take part in a great competition.
"The day started off well with the sun on our side." commented Network Coordinator Victoria Spence.
This year the age groups were split into under 9’s (year 3), under 10’s (year 4), under 11’s (year 5) and under 12’s (year 6). For the under 9 boys Leon Melaco secured third place with 137 points, Patrick Kendall in second with 160 points and in first place Sammy Watson with a great score of 172 points. For the under 9 girls in third place was Caitlin Cielland with 36 points, second Alicia Hogan with 70 points and achieving first place with a great score of 173 was Cissie Robson reaching the Bronze level on the UKA Academy awards.
Over all it was a great day with food and drinks available and finishing with a raffle and certificates for everyone.
The next competition will be held on the 19th May at Churchill Playing Fields. Registration will be from 9am with the competition from 9.30am-11.30am. You can find the registration form on the NOTAN website. Click here for full results from the competition.
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All 'profits' made are reinvested into the development of athletics in England
CE Electric UK – the company that owns and operates the electricity distribution networks in Yorkshire, northern Lincolnshire and the North-east - is proud to support England Athletics through its corporate sponsorship programme.
John Barnett, Head of Customer Operations, said: “There’s nothing more important to us than giving something back to the communities that we serve. The England Athletics programme gives young people the chance to keep fit and have fun, whilst offering some of the region’s most promising young athletes the best possible start in their sporting careers.”
You can visit CE Electric UK’s England Athletics micro-site, which includes interviews with some of the region’s young athletes, training plans and a body mass index (BMI) calculator, by visiting http://athletics.ce-electricuk.com/page/index.cfm
CE Electric UK also uses the England Athletics programme to promote its life-saving electrical safety campaign “Stay Away: Stay Alive”, which teaches children and young people to recognise danger of death signs and electrical hazards. You can access electrical safety-themed games and activities by following the “Fusebox” and “Crucial Crew” links on the front page of the company’s website www.ce-electricuk.com