Benholm Group was pleased to join in the sponsorship of the Trio 2016 School Sports Day this summer.
An action-packed day at the Grangemouth Athletics Stadium including school campus students from Alloa, Aberdeen and Copenhagen. A tremendous amount of effort went into this very exciting day and several new school records were chalked up.
Highlight of the day was an inspiration presentation speech from Scottish Athlete Jade Nimmo.
"Athlete Jade Nimmo has broken Scottish athletics' longest-standing record - the women's long jump." ~ BBC Sport
Jade is currently the Scottish indoor and outdoor long jump champion, her current personal best is 6.37m indoors and 6.47 outdoors. Jade is coached by Darren Ritchie, the Scottish Long jump champion and is aiming to represent Scotland in the Heptathlon at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games and Tokyo 2020 Olympics.