Support: pupils help out at race

2010-05-31 00:00

BOYS from Kearsney College gave a helping hand at the halfway point of this year’s Comrades Marathon.

They arrived at the site before dawn and set out tables, water sachets, orange segments, energy drinks and cooldrinks.

“At Kearsney all the students have to do 13 hours of community service,” said pupil Damian Yoko. “So we decided to do this, to give back to the community.”

The pupils worked as a team in their matching maroon tracksuits, handing supplies to the runners and cheering them on.

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