Sports fan Stuart Simpkins from Woodedge in Ross achieved something many professional athletes can only dream of when he spent a day playing team games with Olympic athletes.

Stuart who likes to keep fit and is currently training as a gymnast, won the opportunity to go head to head with four of the UK's most successful Olympic medal winners in an exciting, fast-paced dodgeball tournament. Stuart, and his friend Ian Huxstep, were invited to Wimbledon by the London 2012 official treat provider, Cadbury, as part of their Spots v Stripes campaign, and Stuart told the Ross Gazette that it was the opportunity of a lifetime. Full story in this week's Gazette.