Athletic competition entrant scoops three wins

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A Year 7 student at Pool Academy has scooped three wins after taking part in an athletics competition recently.

Adam took part in the Cornwall Athletics Club Open competition where he came first in the Javelin with a throw of 22 metres. He also came in first in the shot with 5 meters. In the Discus competition his throw was recorded as 12 metres.

He trains with Cornwall Athletics Club at Carn Brea Leisure Centre and has been doing so for about two years. He says he enjoys taking part.

Adam has moved up to Pool Academy from Illogan Primary School.

He said: β€œThe teachers are nice at Pool Academy and I have met some new friends here too.”

The Cornwall Athletics Clubs holds training sessions on a Tuesday and Thursday.

Christiana Richardson