Forth Valley Disability Sport - Boccia Championships 2019

Forth Valley Disability Sport - Boccia Championships 2019Forth Valley Disability Sport Regional Junior Boccia Championships on held at the Grangemouth Sports Complex on Thursday 17th January 2019.

A record number of players qualified to attend the regional event this year with 70 pupils from 11 primary and 5 Secondary School participated in the event.

Forth Valley Disability Sport - Boccia Championships 2019All competitors had a great time and really enjoyed the event. FVDS would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone that helped at the event and allowed it to run so smoothly. The helpers and carers that came with the participating school on the day, referees, sports leaders and staff from the three local authority areas Active Stirling, Falkirk Community Trust and Clackmannanshire Council, Scottish Disability Sport and The Right on Target Boccia Club.

Many of the entrants have been training for the event by practicing their skills at their schools and at the Right on Target Boccia Club with their peers. Competitors were able to compete individually and in teams of three. A very high standard of play was demonstrated throughout the event and in some games the winner not being decided until the final end of the game.

Forth Valley Disability Sport - Boccia Championships 2019Graham Harvey from FVDS said "We were delighted with the quantity and quality of the competitors. Many thanks must go to the local authority areas and Scottish Disability Sport for supporting the event.".

Please see attached below the results from the Event.

Forth Valley Disability Sport - Boccia Championships 2019All competitors received a certificate and all medal winners were presented with their medals from Angus Whyte, Chairperson from Forth Valley Disability Sport.

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Results

PlaceNameSchool
Primary School Individual Physical Disability Classification
1stMiley ShawRaploch PS
2ndLexi PattersonClackmannan PS
3rdSophi-Ann RichardsonPark PS
Primary School Individual Learning Disability Classification
1stJoey DelworthCraigbank PS
2ndRoselyn BoyneLaurieston PS
3rdEthan FlynnBowhouse PS
Primary School Individual Assistant Devices Classification
1stLachlan MorrisPark PS
1stEllia McLarenClackmannan PS
Primary School Team
1stHallglen PS
Kyle, Jamie, Stephen
2ndEster Carmuirs PS
Jamie, Reece, Jay
3rdLarbert Village PS
Nathan, Blake, Dameer
Secondary School Individual Learning Disability Classification
1stLauren BlythAlva A
2ndRyan FlynnGrangemouth HS
3rdLinda LochansBalfron HS
Secondary School Team
1stAlva Academy Team 3
Adam, Emma, Teigan
2ndAlva Academy Team 4
Abbie, Caitlin, Molly
3rdCarrongrange Team 4
Ewan, Aaron,Bradley

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