At the initiative of the Department of National Education, Youth and Sports, 350 7th grade students from the Principality participated in the 28th edition of the School Athletics Games which took place on the track of the Stade Louis II.
On the program of the events: 50 meters, 600 meters, high jump, long jump and mixed relay over 400 meters.
Alongside the teachers of Physical Education and Sports, many volunteers of the Monegasque Athletics Federation supported the success of this event. Marathon runner Paula Radcliffe has also answered the call and wishes to share her experience and the values of the sport with the young participants.
It should also be noted that members of the Monegasque Anti-Doping Committee had set up a stand in the immediate vicinity of the track to make students aware of the dangers of doping.