Biabou Methodist Inaugural Kids Athletics Competition
Tuesday December 8, residents of Biabou and parents of the Biabou Methodist School had the privilege of witnessing for the first time a Kids Athletics Competition; a concept recommended internationally by the IAAF for children 7 to 16 years old. The Biabou Methodist School decided this year to replace their normal inter-house sports with a Kids Athletics House Competition. This competition was held on the school grounds. Three Houses ( Red, Yellow and Blue) competed in 6 different events: hurdles, formula 1, triple jump, speed ladder, forward throw and endurance. It was for the first time every student of the school participated in a sports competition.
Kindergarten/Grade : winner – Yellow House
Grade 2 & 3: winner – Red House
Grade 4 & 5 – winners – Blue House
Grade 6 : winners – Yellow House
Points: Ist Yellow – 59 points
2nd Blue – 55 points
3rd Red – 49 points
Officiating were Certified IAAF coaches Miss Debbie Jordan and Mr. Calvert Shortte.