Judo medallist joins Devizes Camp Xtra

This Is Wiltshire: Camp Xtra at Devizes School. Pictured centre are Lizzy Myers, Andy Trusler and Tom Reed with a £500 cheque from the charity Bag4sport                                                 (PM1421) By Paul Morris Camp Xtra at Devizes School. Pictured centre are Lizzy Myers, Andy Trusler and Tom Reed with a £500 cheque from the charity Bag4sport (PM1421) By Paul Morris

Commonwealth silver medallist Tom Reed returned to his old school on Friday to help inspire the next generation of young athletes.

Mr Reed was at CampXtra at Devizes School as a guest of Bag4Sport Foundation as he presented a cheque for £500 towards activities on behalf of the charity. He said:“I love working as a mentor to young people and this was a great opportunity to do that.”

Andy Trusler, director of Bag4Sport Foundation, said: “This is the third year we have sponsored Camp Xtra and I was really pleased that Tom, fresh from winning his silver medal in Glasgow, could attend.”

Camp Xtra co-ordinator Victoria Richardson said: “This year Camp Xtra has continued to build on the legacy of London 2012.”

New activities including extreme sports and photography were added this year.

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