La­ser Run e­vent a hu­ge success

Mossel Bay Advertiser - - Skole | Schools - Ter­sia Ma­rais

The E­den Mo­dern Pen­tathlon As­so­ci­a­ti­on (MPA) hos­ted one of the 55 U­ni­on In­ter­na­ti­o­na­le de Pen­tathlon Mo­der­ne (UIPM) La­ser Run Ci­ty Tours that ha­ve been held wor­ld­wi­de, on Sa­tur­day at Cur­ro Mos­sel Bay.

Mo­re than 80 in­te­rested athle­tes, pa­rents, te­a­chers and spec­ta­tors par­ti­ci­pa­ted in t­his ex­ci­ting oc­ca­si­on. It was en­joy­ed by all tho­roughly and se­ver­al pro­specti­ve athle­tes shared their keen in­te­rest in the sport and ha­ve the in­ten­ti­on of par­ti­ci­pa­ting acti­ve­ly.

The or­ga­ni­sers ex­pres­sed their sin­ce­re ap­pre­ci­a­ti­on to Cur­ro Mos­sel Bay for the use of its fa­ci­li­ties and the e­vent was al­so well sup­por­ted by Cur­ro staff and le­ar­ners. A spe­ci­al thank you g­oes to the Mos­sel Bay Mall and Bot­lier­s­kop Pri­va­te Ga­me Re­ser­ve for spon­so­ring the at­tracti­ve re­lay pri­zes for the de­ser­ving win­ners.

The Wor­ld La­ser Run C­ham­pi­ons­hips will be held in Ca­pe To­wn by the South A­fri­can Mo­dern Pen­tathlon As­so­ci­a­ti­on from 13 to 15 Oc­to­ber.

Se­ver­al of the e­li­te athle­tes, who par­ti­ci­pa­ted on Sa­tur­day will be in acti­on and re­pre­sent South A­fri­ca.

For mo­re in­for­ma­ti­on on t­his gro­wing sport, con­tact T­hel­ma Ro­berts-Bou­cher (082 417 0238).

P­ho­to: Ter­sia Ma­rais

The group of U11s star­ting their e­vent at Cur­ro Mos­sel Bay on Sa­tur­day.

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