Conquering the Impi challenge

During April, our students completed the 12km IMPI Challenge; the Adventure and Obstacle Course Trail Run. The IMPI Challenge is the biggest fun, social and yet very demanding Challenge event on the calendar. It’s colourful, inclusive of all sizes and shapes, and gives families, corporates, sports people and colleges the opportunity to come out together for an amazing day. RAGA is a family and what better way than to challenge ourselves as a team! The race categories cater for a variety of athletes, from elite sportspeople to absolute beginners looking for a fun experience. RAGA entered the 12km challenge.

Set in the rugged terrain of the Cape Winelands the students took on the challenge of running up steep hills, crawling through muddy ditches, swimming across rivers and climbing over & through various obstacles along the way. Completing the course in just over two hours, they came back tired, wet and very,very muddy but were absolutely thrilled at their accomplishment. The junior students who were too young and thus ineligiable to participate, still played an importabt role as cheerleaders, motivating and cheering the competitors. Well done to everyone! A fabulous team effort.

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