News & events News Back to Boccia in Hatfield! This weekend (30 April & 1 May), 55 boccia athletes arrived in Hatfield for the Back to Boccia Open Central. We were delighted to welcome some new athletes, and to see a number of returning athletes who were playing in their first competition since the pandemic. There were even some who completed their Back to Boccia Open hat-trick, having been to Sheffield and Crawley too! Well done to everyone! Saturday saw the BC1, BC2, BC3 and BC4 athletes compete in a series of hard-fought matches. The medalists were: BC1 Gold: Holly Goodwyn Silver: Jabe Peake Bronze: Amy Lewington BC2 Gold: Jason Rolph Silver: Stephen Miller Bronze: James Clowes BC3 Gold: Matt Berry Silver: Lee Maddison Bronze: Jonathan Brough BC4 Gold: Penny Froude Silver: Harrison Smith Bronze: Sophie Newham On Sunday, it was the turn of the the BC5, BC6, and BC8 athletes, who battled it out in 56 matches across the day. The medalists were: BC5 Gold: Archie Eaton Silver: Amy Darlow Bronze: Peter Langton BC6 Gold: Oliver Hastings Silver: Alex Green Bronze: Jacqueline O’Connell BC8 Gold: Neil Pitchford Silver: Henry Herbert Bronze: Kate Seal The full results can be found here. A big thank you to all the volunteers who made this competition possible in roles including classifier, official, time-keeper, announcer, and event assistant. You're all amazing!