“Tough times don’t last, tough people do” An 8 year old’s experience of the Junior Tough Guy & Gal

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Kate Pridham Junior Tough Guy and Gal

Kate Pridham with her Junior Tough Guy and Gal Challenge finishers medal. Photo credit Rexine Hawes – Waikato Times

The saying goes, “tough times don’t last, tough people do”, a Waikato Times article recently opened with.

Eight-year-old Kate Pridham reckons she is pretty tough, tough enough to have entered the Junior Tough Guy & Gal Challenge in Hamilton.

“I knew what I signed up for, but I didn’t think it would be as hard as it was. It was way bigger than I expected. I thought it would be puddles of mud and an obstacle course, instead all the way through there was mud. My whole pants were covered in mud, up to my hips.”

Read the full article at the Waikato Times.

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