District Sports Day – 2nd July 2016

Ilkeston District Scouts’ Annual Sports Day took place on Saturday 2nd July at Rutland Recreational Ground.

The afternoon started with the Scout welly wanging, after which were various running races ranging from 60 metres to 400 metres. Next was the sack, three-legged, wheelbarrow and egg and spoon races followed the obstacle races for all sections.

Both the Cub and Scout tug of war finals were won by the 16th, and the Beaver tug of war was won by the 21st. The afternoon ended with the relays with the 21st winning the Beaver one, the 2nd winning for Cubs and the 16th taking first in the Scout relay.

The 21st won the Beaver section with the 10th coming second and the 4th taking third place.

The Cub section was won by the 10th, with the 16th and 21st taking second and third respectively.

The 2nd triumphed for the second year running in the Scout section, with the 10th in second and the 16th, third.

The Group Trophy was won by the 10th, with the 21st in second place and the 16th in third.