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Held at Cardiff County Council offices in Atlantic Wharf the event attracted near 200 participants. We are grateful to Cardiff County Council and the Rotary Club of Cardiff Bay for their contiuinued support of this event. The trophies were presented to the prizewinners by the Lord Mayor of Cardiff, Councillor David Walker and we thank him for giving his time to this event:
The Grange hosted the Welsh Junior Championships for the under 8s, 9s, 11s and 13s over the week-end of 30-31 January 2016.
The result in the championship sections were as follows:
Under 13s: Joint first were Daniel Jaberansari, Aishwarya Lutchman Singh, Duncan MacDonald and Emily Wang
Under 11s: First Venetia Sivarajasingam, second Nayana Kalavala and third equal were Madeleine Smith and Nye Bradfield
Under 9s: First Ethan Chung, second equal Daniel Chung and Milo Davies
Under 8s: First Tom Davies, second Benjamin Jaberansari and third Alfie MacMillan
At the second week-end of the junior 4NCL ’15-16, held in Birmingham on 9-10 January, Welsh Dragons Red came second in the first division of the junior 4NCL, and Welsh Dragons Green took third in the second division.