Vale's 5 x 60 Competition

Posted by Laura Morgan at 09:11 on 19 November 2014

 Vale 5 x 60 v1

On 18th November, the Vale of Glamorgan held their 5 x 60 competition for Years 7 & 8 at Penarth Leisure Centre.  7 schools entered the competition: Ysgol Bro Morgannwg, Llantwit Comprehensive, Cowbridge Comprehensive, Stanwell Comprehensive, Sir Richard Gwyn Comprehensive, Bryn Hafren Comprehensive and St Cyres Comprehensive The competition consisted of two elements: Year 7 & 8 Boys and Year 7 & 8 Girls. The players were ranked 1 through to 4 and played a mixture of singles and doubles matches.

The games were played to a high standard and all the players thoroughly enjoyed the day.

The results were as follows:

 

Winner

Runner up

Year 7 and 8 Girls

Stanwell

Cowbridge

Year 7 and 8 Boys

Cowbridge

Stanwell


The winners will now go through to the regional final which will be held in Llantrisant Leisure Centre on 11th February 2015.

Chris Ferrier, 5 x 60 Officer for Cowbridge and Llantwit, said,

“This competition was played to a high standard and it is good to see so many children having the opportunity to try out the sport.”  

For further information on this event or any other enquiry please contact Angela Stevens Badminton Development Officer for South Wales on 07772396360 or email at angela.stevens@badmintonwales.net