Cross Country Race 2017
The â€śAdventure clubâ€ť of National Public School, Banashankari organised its second Cross â€“ Country Race for parents on 29th July 2017. The Theme, this year was â€śDIGNIFIED DRIVINGâ€ť. It was a novel idea of our Principal, Ms Grace C D. The P.E Teachers Lakshmi Bai.P, Â Manjunath and Sankalpa were the energy suppliers for the event.
36 participants took part in the race. They were all in great spirits and showed tremendous enthusiasm. The atmosphere was filled with a mixture of excitement and nervous anticipation.
Our Principal, Ms Grace C D flagged off the race first for the women runners at 6.30 am. They had to run a distance of 5 KM. Then at 6.35 am a second gunshot was fired for the gentlemen runners, who had to cover a stretch of 7 KM.
All the runners maintained perfect coordination and abided by the rules laid down for them. At the end of the race Trophies were awarded to the winners and runners up of each category.
Names of the Winners
|WINNERS||1ST RUNNER UP|
|LADIES||ASHWINI (31.39 MINS)||SWAPNA (31.57 MINS)|
|GENTS||RAGHUPRASAD (34.32 MINS)||ARUN BHASKAR (34.42 MINS)|
It was indeed a memorable event for all the staff and student volunteers. The participants were exhilarated that they had run for a noble cause.