Haringey Overcome Enfield and Waltham Forest in North London Panathlon Final
In a really close contest in the North London area final of the 2011 Panathlon Challenge competition, held at Southbury Sports Centre in EN1 on Tuesday 1 March, the team from Haringey beat their rivals from Enfield and Waltham Forest to become North London Champions 2011. The result means Haringey go forward to represent the area at the All London final on 16 June.
Enfield and Waltham Forest tied on 52 points each, Waltham Forest finishing second by virtue of two straight wins in Boccia and table cricket against one straight win for Enfield. Both teams will need to try again in 2012.
In contrast, Haringey’s total of 62 points included 4 straight wins.
Liz Johnson, Paralympic gold medalist was on hand to award the medals and inspire the 100 odd athletes. Well done to you all !