All smiles for junior fun runners

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WINNERS: Noah White, Jackson Mallinder, Annalyse Murdzevski, Frankie Leask. PHOTO: Harrietville Primary School

AFTER a year like no other, a little rain couldn’t stop Harrietville Primary School students from toeing the start line for their own Junior Harrietville Half last Thursday.
The Harrietville Half, which is held annually in October and donates all proceeds to Harrietville Primary School, was one of the many victims of COVID-19 this year.
But while the school missed out on the fundraising proceeds, school principal Samantha Pellegrini and race director, Robyn Downey, decided to make sure the kids didn’t miss the chance to test their speed, and organised an exclusive fun run for the school.

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