This year 5th and 6th class are doing marathon kids Ireland.
Before the kids started to run they were all handed out a marathon kids book which included interesting information about staying fit in the best and funnest way possible.
What is marathon kids?
Marathon kids Ireland, along with SSE airtricity Dublin marathon,fingal county council have organised this 8 week programme targeting 5th and 6th class in schools across Co. Dublin. Students will perform 4 running sessions each week inching them closer to completing their marathon as well as learning the benifits of physical activity.The students will run their final mile at a specially organised event in November. this final event will be a family fun day with a lot of exciting surprises.
During this exciting journey of a 26.2 mile run Mr. McAuley has emailed marathon kids Ireland to get an exclusive facetime chat with 5 time All Ireland Champion Paul Flynn.
We have to come up with some questions to ask Paul and our teacher will pick the 2 best questions. These 2 questions will be used during the video chat.