Schools Road Race Thurs.

Boys And Girls Set To Compete.

Who will it be? [PHOTO: Anthony De Beauville]
Who will it be? [PHOTO: Anthony De Beauville]
THE Beausejour loop will be a hive of running activity when the Ministry of Youth Development and Sports and the Ministry for Education stage the annual Inter District Primary Schools Road Race on Thursday 3 from 9:30 a.m.

The race will start outside the Gros Islet Secondary School, then head north along the Beausejour road, right at the WASCO Sewage Treatment Plant, continue down the hill and onto the Bella Rosa Road to Gros Islet, then take a sharp right at the bottom of the hill in front Blue Waters and continue onto the Beausejour Road to end at the Gros Islet Secondary School.

Thursday’s race is open to students (boys and girls) in both the Under-11 and Under-13 categories, Districts are required to enter four boys and four girls in each Category, making it a total of twelve participants per District.

Immediately following the event an awards ceremony will be held where the top three finishers in each Division and each category and the overall top three male and females finishers will be awarded trophies.

Anthony De Beauville is The VOICE Publishing Company’s multi-award winning sports journalist. He works closely with a number of sports federations including the Department of Youth Development and Sports, the Saint Lucia Olympic Committee and other organizations.

He covers and contributes articles highlighting the areas of international, regional, national, community based clubs and schools sporting activities. There is never an off day as he stays busy... Read full bio...

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