Whyalla Little Athletics

Little Athletics Eyre Peninsula Regional Games

Whyalla hosted the Little Athletics Eyre Peninsula Regional Games on Saturday 28th February and Sunday 1st March.

Teams came from Central Eyre (Wudinna), Far West (Ceduna), Port Lincoln, Pt Augusta and host team Whyalla.One hundred and twelve children were nominated in track and field events, long jump, discus, shot-put, hurdles, walk and sprints.

Ages ranged from Tiny Tots to Under 17 group and competition was strong in all events. Parents supported the young athletes participating throughout both days chaperoning, recording times and making sure all event sheets were conveyed to the Beyond Bank volunteers who were collating and recording times.

The two day event finished when athletes and teams were presented with awards recognising their achievements. Event organisers, parents, volunteers and athletes should be proud of their accomplishments throughout the games, it was a weekend of running, throwing and jumping – congratulations to everyone.