Royal, Visakha dominate Kids Athletics Programme


The Education Ministry conducted Kids Athletics programme for the Colombo Zone was held at the Royal College grounds recently. Over 800 youngsters from 33 schools participated. They were from grade 3,4 and 5. The event was organized by the primary section of zonal education office Colombo.

The Kids Athletics Programme is the physical activity component of the Nestlé Healthy Kids Programme. While the Nestlé Healthy Kids Programme conducts classroom lessons about nutrition, improved diets, healthy cooking, hydration, food safety and hygiene, the Nestlé Kids Athletics Programme holds athletic training and awareness building events across the country, to encourage children to be more physically active.

Ananda College and Visakha Vidyalaya were the leading schools in the Grade three category, while Royal and Visakha dominated the Grade 4 and five age categories.

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