Medals Galore

Portugal secured an unprecedented 49 medals, comprising 13 gold, 17 silver and 19 bronze, at last week’s latest edition of the International Schools’ Games held in Lagos, Portimão and Lagoa.

Local success over fellow competitors from Austria, Brazil, Spain, Belgium, France, Britain, Holland, Hungary, India, Italy and Malta came in various athletics events such as the 200m, 300m hurdles, shotput, javelin, high, long and triple jump as well as handball, five-a-side football and table tennis.