16-year-old Mavileka Tuvuki and his classmate Iliesa Matani traveled all the way from Macuata in Vanua Levu to be part of the Coke Games.
Yesterday saw him compete in the Intermediate Boys 1500 meter event.
When asked how he thought he did, he said he was proud of his performance.
Day 2 of the Coca Cola Games will see him cheering on his team mates.
Dreketi Central college is fielding 10 Athletes for this years Game