Starting Spartans young

While there were no war cries and swords brandished, the passion and determination of these children were not diminished as they made a dash for it at yesterday's Spartan Kids Race at the National Stadium. The bubbly youngsters, aged four to 13, nego
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While there were no war cries and swords brandished, the passion and determination of these children were not diminished as they made a dash for it at yesterday's Spartan Kids Race at the National Stadium. The bubbly youngsters, aged four to 13, negotiated obstacles over 800m to 3.2km. There was also a Spartan Stadion race for adventurous adults, who have to overcome 20 obstacles over a 5km circuit.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on January 27, 2019, with the headline 'Starting Spartans young'. Print Edition | Subscribe