Holtaskóli Wins Gold in School Fitness Competition

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Holtaskóli Wins Gold in School Fitness Competition

skolahreysti-logoThe students of Holtaskóli in Reykjanesbær, southwest Iceland, are officially the country’s fittest teens as they demonstrated by winning Skólahreysti, an annual nationwide fitness competition between schools, yesterday.

Holtaskóli defended their title, as they were also last year’s winners.

The final took place in the packed Laugardalshöll sports arena in Reykjavík, Morgunblaðið reports, and was broadcast live on national broadcaster RÚV.

Holtaskóli earned 62 points in the competition. Heiðarskóli from the same municipality placed second with 58 points and Hagaskóli from Reykjavík third with 43 points.

Twelve schools from all around the country qualified for the final.

Click here to read more about Skólahreysti.

ESA