Sportshall Regional Final 2016

IMG_2818Well done to all the Saffron AC members who represented Leicestershire and Rutland at the regional finals in Grantham on saturday 30th January 2016.  The L&R team did extremely well this year, the e mail below was sent to us by the team managers.

Dear all,

Thank you all for being part of the Leicestershire and Rutland sportshall team this year, it’s the best set of results we have ever had so a massive congratulations on being part of a historic team. We are so proud of the effort put in by all athletes, a truly memorable experience and parents cheering was also exceptional.

The U13 and U15 girls won their competition, which is a first for Leicestershire and Rutland, so will be going on to take part in the National Finals on the 16th and 17th April respectively at Manchester Regional Arena, Rowsley St, Manchester M11 3FF, United Kingdom.

The U11 boys won their competition, which is also a first for the county so absolutely amazing.

Uwam and Ellie won the U15’s all rounder individual competition so will also take part in the UK Finals on the 17th April, fantastic performances.

The other amazing results were:
U11 girls – 2nd place
U13 boys – 3rd
U15 boys – 3rd

Sharon and I will be writing the certificates and send them to your club coaches who have helped you achieve such a sensational set of results, please thank them for all their hard work. On the back of the certificates we will put the individual results obtained and the position they came.

If you want to see any of the pictures taken at the competition please visit

Sharon will be in contact with the Girls team members about the UK finals when she gets the details through, it’s new territory so please bear with, but please let Sharon know if you are unable to make the 16th or 17th April due to other commitments.

Kind Regards,


Photos in the Gallery

Result link