Marathon 2015

The students of St. Joseph’s Academy from classes 6 to 12 got up at 4:30 on the morning of 10th October 2015 for a much awaited sport event , The Annual Marathon. Though it was dark at such early hours, the faces of the Josephites were brightly lit with enthusiasm and courage. They were ready for the challenge and in fact looking forward to it, an admirable  quality of Josephites.  The senior boys were the first ones to be flagged off by Bro. Joseph and had to run up to the Boundary Body Guard and back. They were followed by the senior girls and junior boys who were flagged off by Mr. Sumit Gupta. Their reaching point was the NIVH(Blind School). The next category was the junior girls and sub-junior boys who were flagged off by Bro. Benedict . They were to  turn back from Silver City ,  the multiplex. Last but not the least were the sub-junior girls who were also flagged off by Bro. Benedict. Their destination was Hotel Madhuban.
> >           After about half an hour of continuous running , the winners  gradually started showing up amidst loud cheering.  The senior boys winners were Aman Singh Bisht, Manan Dalip and Milan Gupta who stood  first, second and third respectively. In the senior girls category   Agrata Jaiswal, Unnati Rawat and Aishwarya Sethi bagged the first , second and third positions. The winners of junior boys’ category were Devansh Anand, Athulya Jai Singh and Arihant Ojha, coming first second and third respectively. Ayushi Bisht, Shrishti Sharma and Kotlen Surin were the winners in Junior girls’ category . In Sub-junior boys the winners were Rojal Sapkola, Akshat Jaimini and Krishlay Dang coming 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively. Finally in the Sub-junior Girls’ category Anna Jessica, Vanshika Anand and Saumya Kaffola seized the 1st, 2nd and 3rd position .The top 100 runners in each category will get a certificate and the top 3 participants in each category will get medals according to their position.

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