|Province||Gauteng||Date of event||08/03/2017|
|Educational district||District 14||Age group||U 7/ U13|
|Name of event||Young Heroes|
|Type of event||YH Primary Schools Mini Olympics||Sport code||Athletics|
|Number of educators participating||Total||42||M||9||F||33|
|Number of coaches participating||Total||0||M||0||F||0|
|Number of volunteers participating||Total||1||M||1||F||0|
|Number of support staff SSL||Total||0||M||0||F||0|
|Number of Learners||Total||840||M||504||F||336|
|Brief overview of the event|
|Nine Primary schools participated in a Mini Olympics Athletics event. The games where as following : Foundation Phase : Grade R. Short run, Grade 1. Ball balancing in between legs, Grade 2. Sack race, Grade 3. Running with Skipping, Grade 4. Sprinting relay starting from grade R to grade 4. Intermediate : Grade 5, Sprinting. Grade 6, Running zig-zag. Grade 7, Jumping hurdles .
Foundation phase the winning schools were : first position Diodi Primary School and second position Lakeview Primary schools .
Intermediate the winning schools were : first position Khotso Primary school and second position Enkanyezini Primary school .
The winning schools won the floating trophy. All school did their best and it is the first time that so many learners took part in the event.
Thanks to the District for sending letters to the schools and calling to remind the schools about the event. Thanks to MTS who came to support with man power to run the event.
|Highlight of the event|
|Educators participated by helping with discipline and the organisation of their teams.|
|Hero of the day|
|Foundation phase: 1st Diodi Primary School 105 points and 2nd Lakeview Primary 95 points
Intermediate : 1st Khotso primary school 120 points and 2nd Enkanyezini Primary school 75 points
|Thanks to the District for sending letters to the schools and calling to remind the schools about the event. Thanks to MTS who came to support with man power to run the event.|