Learners run mini-Comrades

Shelby Hayes, Jordan Poulter, Connor Henstock, Melusi Dladla and Wonga Makhanda (lying down).

IN the true spirit of the Comrades Marathon, St Benedict School decided to join in the fun and hosted their own mini-Comrades on Friday.

Learners in the primary school designed their own race number and lined up and waited for the cock’s crow to start them off.

ALSO READ: St Benedict learners care for one another

They followed a set route with water tables along the way and managed to make it back before the final cut-off time.

They all received a finisher’s medal and the morning reinforced the fact that life is not always about winning but more about challenging yourself to do your best and helping your friends along the way.

Do you want to receive alerts regarding this and other Highway community news via WhatsApp? Send us a WhatsApp message (not an sms) with your name and surname (ONLY) to 060 532 5409.

You can also join the conversation on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

PLEASE NOTE: If you have signed up for our news alerts you need to save the Highway Mail WhatsApp number as a contact to your phone, otherwise you will not receive our alerts.

  AUTHOR
Sanelisiwe Tsinde
Journalist/Photographer

Latest News

COMMENTS

Top
Recommended Story x
Run for Robin Hood Foundation

Thanks for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

Berea Mail
Highway Mail
Northglen News


Get regular news updates sent directly to your inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites

SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter

SELECT your titles:

Berea Mail
Highway Mail
Northglen News

Get regular news updates sent directly to you inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

Subscribe Here
1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
Your details:


Your friends: