KidSpirit

Track Practice at the Gym


I pick                                         We start off good with
    One kid                            another blazing through
           A fast runner                It´s my turn, there´s
Another one,                               one who wants,
           another = same thing            just one thing - to go
The next- uhhhhh                                he goes,
          He was begging!                                        Then I go…
Thousands of                               BAM!!!! A hurdle goes down
         Voices                                               There’s people yelling,
                Screaming                                            at me to pick it up
Upset at me                                Then it falls again, and again...
                               Sorry…

Saagi is a 13-year-old eighth grader at Harlem Academy, who is from and lives in the Bronx with her parents. Saagi enjoys dancing and learning choreographies with her friends at school; she also participates in track and field, as she has for four years. Her favorite event is the long jump.

Like what you're reading?

Sign up for the KidSpirit newsletter!

Let's make sure you'll get the best content for you:

Thanks for Signing Up!

You'll receive the next issue of our newsletter in your inbox