In the last week of Term 2, the Grade 4 – 6 children participated in the School’s annual House Athletics. We were the second school to run on the new rubber track at Duncan McKinnon! The children participated in the 100m, 200m. 80m hurdles, 800m, Long Jump, Triple Jump, high Jump, Shot Put and Discus. The School Athletics team is chosen from the results of this day and 1500m competitors are chosen from the Cross Country team.
Only 1 competitor from each age group can represent the school at the District Athletics (15 Aug) in the Long Jump, Triple Jump , High Jump, Shot Put, Discus, 200m and 80m hurdles. 2 Competitors in the 800m and 1500m. 3 competitors in the 100m. 8 children from each age group are selected for the A and B – 4 x 100m relay teams. Children can only participate in 2 individual events and 1 relay.
A big thank you to all the parents and staff who helped on the day. Thank you to the following parents who assisted in these roles on the day; Jo Collins – Starter, Vanessa Lay – Finish line judge and Cathy Middleton – Photographer. Thank you to the children for all their athletic efforts on the day and their excellent behaviour.