Chief guest for wheelbarrow race

THE Frank Hilton Organisation (FHO) has confirmed that Health Minister Rosy Akbar will be the chief guest at the wheelbarrow race next week.

FHO chief executive officer Sureni Perera said the race would be on November 5 along Constitution Drive alongside the newly refurbished Albert Park.

She said over the past few Saturdays, participating teams had been training.

“We still remain at 14 teams and approximately 112 participants also Frank Hilton, the founder of the organisation will be present at 96 years old,” she said.

The final practice session was held yesterday.

The race is to raise funds for children under the FHO care.

Registration of teams closes today.

Teams confirmed: Vinod Patel 1,Vinod Patel 2, Harcourts, Sun Insurance, BAT Fiji, Stands South Pacific, Permal Constructions, Fortech, Vodafone Fiji, BSP, TFL, Bluescope, Bagel Boys and Fiji TV.

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