Fun introduction to athletics

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The Northumberland Athletics Network are organising four Star:Track Athletics camps during the school summer holidays.

The first one takes place between Tuesday, July 23, to July 24, at Bede Academy Playing Fields, Plessey Road, Blyth.

Three camps will take place at Morpeth Chantry Middle School, Mitford Road, Morpeth – between July 23 to 25; Tuesday, July 30, to August 1; and Tuesday, August 20, to August 22.

Each day starts at 9am and finishes at 3pm and costs £12.50 for per day or £35 for three days and each attendee receives a goody bag.

The children will be introduced to the skills of running, jumping and throwing and will help children hone their skills in all athletic disciplines, in a fun and enjoyable setting.

All abilities will be catered for and the children will also have a chance to try some new activities.

There will be discounts if more than one child from a family attend. Minimum age is six-years-old and attendance must be pre-booked.

For more information or to register email Hemant Desai via