Youngsters take part in Summer Pentathlon Week in Melbourn

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-M

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-Mack - Credit: Archant

Melbourn Sports Centre has hosted their annual Summer Pentathlon Week, in which more than 30 children per day took part in a variety of activities.

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-M

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-Mack - Credit: Archant

The event, sponsored once again by TTP in Melbourn, consists of different sports over a five day period – including gymnastics, tennis and basketball.

Centre manager Graham Johnson-Mack said: “These sports camps are always well attended, and the children really seem to enjoy themselves.

“We try and put a variety of activities to keep them active, as well as letting the children have time to let their hair down on the Friday with a pool party and disco.

“And who knows? We might even be coaching the medal hopefuls of the future!”

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-M

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-Mack - Credit: Archant


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There are still plenty of opportunities for budding athletes to get involved in summer sports at Melbourn as well as playschemes, a rookie lifesaving course and trampoline taster sessions.

For full details go to www.mc-sport.co.uk or call 01763 263313.

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-M

Youngsters enjoyed Melbourn Sports Centre's annual Summer Pentathlon Week. Picture: Graham Johnson-Mack - Credit: Archant

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