Exeter School hosts British Shooting Target Sprint for third year

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Exeter School hosts British Shooting Target Sprint for third year

South West Championships 2019

Exeter School hosted the South West Championships for the third year running with an excellent turn out, welcoming athletes from all over the country.

Exeter School pupil Tom Gray was crowned the South West Youth Men Champion and secured his place at the National Series Final as did Lily Howe who took gold in the Junior Women class. Fellow pupil Chiyuan Sun took silver having tried Target Sprint for the first time in an Exeter School Games lesson.

Event organiser Georgina Gorgs” Geikie, who represented Great Britain in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games, said: “A huge thank you to the whole team at Exeter School, for hosting a fabulous South West Target Sprint Championships in their beautiful grounds.

“The sun shone on many brilliant performances and it’s great to see Exeter School leading the way in the new sport of target sprint in the region.

“It’s wonderful to see such a wide variety of sports, activities and opportunities available to their students; there really is something for everyone.”