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A Great Day Of Fun & Sport For OCRA Team West Devon

Finishing 2nd overall at the South West Rotary Youth Games

Team West Devon 2018 Going for it
Team West Devon 2018 Going for it

A fantastic performance by young people from all over West Devon aged 6-16 years who have been part of local “Get Into” sessions in 12 different sports.

Sports charity OCRA working with Fusion, local clubs , sports coaches and instructors have then put together teams for the 2018 SW Rotary Youth Games that was held in Dawlish last weekend. Continue reading A Great Day Of Fun & Sport For OCRA Team West Devon

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Three national NDP medals for OCRA Flyers trampolinists

OCRA Flyers at the Barclaycard Arena
OCRA Flyers at the Barclaycard Arena

OCRA Flyers trampolinists won two individual gold medals and one individual bronze medal at the NDP regional team finals at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham on 16th and 17th June.

The regional finals is a national event that has 13 regional squads across the UK competing against each other for the regional team trophy and individual medals.

OCRA’s trampolinists qualified for the South West squad in March. Vicki Pritchard, OCRA Flyers Gym, Trampoline & DMT Club head coach, was also selected as a South West squad coach. Continue reading Three national NDP medals for OCRA Flyers trampolinists

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Onwards for West Devon Quad Kids winners 2018

Image: St Peters Quad kids winners 2018Schools from across our region attended the West Devon Quad Kids event at Tavistock Track on Friday 4th May.

This is always hugely popular with those that take part, boosted this year by a curriculum time slot to hold it; earlier than usual, we chose a Friday afternoon so there was the least disruption possible to pending SATS revision. Continue reading Onwards for West Devon Quad Kids winners 2018

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Join Team West Devon Hockey for SWYG 2018

A great opportunity for talented and keen hockey players in year 5 & 6Image: Devon Hockey and SWYG

Devon Hockey  Development Centres offer the chance to be part of TEAM WEST DEVON – Hockey at the Youth Games 2018 .

This also has further development pathways to other opportunities for aspiring youngsters.

There will be sessions in Okehampton and Tavistock to support youngsters from all over West Devon in being part of this fantastic training and event: Continue reading Join Team West Devon Hockey for SWYG 2018

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OCRA junior fencers make the grade

Image: OCRA fencing juniorsCongratulations to Todd Rook and Brendan Miles (pictured) who passed their British Fencing Grade One Foil assessment this week.

We’re already striding ahead with the Grade Two syllabus having covered some of the material on our way through free fencing in the last term and a half. Continue reading OCRA junior fencers make the grade

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Schools invited to enter West Devon Quad Kids athletics event

South West Youth Games 2017, 9 July.  - PHOTO: Sean Hernon/PPAUKAll schools are invited to the West Devon Quad Kids athletics event at Tavistock Track on Friday 4th May.

This is always hugely popular with those that take part and we have managed to acquire a curriculum time spot to hold it. It will start at 12.45 and finish by 3.30pm. Teams to arrive by 12.30pm. Continue reading Schools invited to enter West Devon Quad Kids athletics event