Cross Country Race

The Adventure club of National Public School, Banashankari organized its debut Cross Country Race on Saturday, 3rd September 2016, for the cause “No Honking”. It was a novel idea of our Principal Grace C D, The PE teachers Lakshmi Bai and Manjunath were the force behind its success. The run was organized for our parents. 51 participants took part in race with a great 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 women runners at 6.00 am who had to run a distance of 3.5 km. Then at 6.10 am the gun shot for men, runners started to cover a stretch of 5kms. All the runners showed great zeal and enthusiasm. At the end of the race trophies were awarded to the winners and runners up of each category. Ladies winner was Asha Praveen, parent of Drithi P – UKG A and gents winner Raghu Prasad, parent of Ashrirha – VII C. It was indeed a memorable event of all the student volunteers, staff and runners supporting this noble cause, “No Honking”.