The 4th Annual Spirit of Knock 2k/5k

A message from our Parents’ Association

Many thanks to everyone, teachers, parents, pupils & friends who turned out to support the 4th Annual Spirit of Knock 2k/5k on Saturday evening, 13 May. A total of 109 people took part in the 5k and 48 children ran the 2k. Thanks also to our sponsors: Main sponsor – Kieran Whelton Motors Ltd. and our other sponsors: Costcutters, Knock; Knock House Hotel; BowesRyan Café, Knock; Gilmartins Catering, Kiltimagh and Seamus Hughes.

Well done to all the pupils of Knock NS who took part in the 2k and 5k. Congratulations to: Conor Morley (1st place) and John Heneghan (2nd place) the first NS boys home; Ellen Neylon and Eabha-Mai Murray (Joint 1st) the first NS girls to finish the 5k. In the 2k race well done to everyone who took part. The winners from the school were: U6 – Molly Hunt; U8 – Madison Hunt & Noah Curry; U12 – Fionnán Burke.

Many thanks to the Parents’ Association for organising the event; and to all parents who donated food and helped out on the evening. Many thanks also to Pauline Flatley for photographing the event and James Jordan, Chairperson of the Board of Management for his assistance on the evening. All funds raised will go to Knock National School.