OBJECTIVES

The athletics training program at Sunridge Primary is undertaken for the educational value of the school that recognizes the many life lessons that our athletes / learners can learn through participating in athletics.

Sunridge emphasizes the value of each individual and the respect for others. We stress teamwork, sportsmanship, personal commitment and striving for excellence and a sense of fair play.

 

NUMBERS

In 2016 we had 122 Grade 3-7 learners attending Athletics practice in Term 1 and 4, and 100 learners in Grade 1-2.

 

ACTIVITIES

Athletics will take place during the first and fourth term, unless otherwise arranged. A winter training program will be available for the athletes to keep fit during the winter season

Training times are as follows:

Tuesdays:      14:15-15:30   Fitness, Athletes train in their specific events / items.

Thursdays:    14:15-15:30   Fitness, Athletes train in their specific events / items.

At every practice an attendance register is taken.

The following items/ events are offered by Sunridge Primary School:

Hurdles
Sprints
High Jump
Long Jump
Shot Put
Long Distance