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SAINT MARY’S SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY

Thursday 17th May

(postponement date Thursday 24th May)

TIME: 11.00 am to 12.15 pm

WHAT TO WEAR: School uniform to and from school.  Correct School PE uniform or clothing in house colours for the race                                           

RYAN (yellow)           POMPALLIER (red)          VIARD (green)       CLUNY (blue)

The courses vary in length for the different age groups (maps are attached), but all start and finish on the school field.  The Saint Mary’s Cup Race will be the grand event of the morning.  This is a very exciting race with a trophy for the winning senior boy and senior girl.  All senior students will compete in this race.

RACE ORDER – starting at 11am

11.00am          Year 2 Girls, Year 2 Boys 

11.10am          Year 0/1 Girls, Year 0/1 Boys

11.20am          Year 4 Girls and Year 4 Boys. Year 3 Girls, Year 3 Boys

11.40am          Girls Cup Race (Year 5/6), Boys Cup Race (Year 5/6) (long and short course)

MARSHALS REQUIRED

To assist in the safe running of this event we require approximately 30 marshals for directional and road safety duties.  Please email me if you are available to assist.

TOP SEVEN – South Cluster representatives

Years 4, 5 and 6 girls and boys will have the opportunity to represent St. Mary's School at the South Cluster Cross Country if they are placed in the top 7.  This will be held at Waipuna Park, Welcome Bay, on Tuesday 5th June (the day after the Queen’s Birthday holiday weekend). With a postponement date of Friday 7th June.

WESTERN BAY OF PLENTY CHAMPIONSHIPS

The top 3 finishers in each age group from the South Cluster Championships, will then qualify for the Western Bay of Plenty Cross Country Championships to be held at Waipuna Park, Welcome Bay on Wednesday 20th of June.  With a postponement date of Friday 22nd of June.

BAY OF PLENTY CHAMPIONSHIPS

The top 3 finishers in each age group from the Western Bay of Plenty Championships, will then qualify for the Bay of Plenty Cross Country Championships to be held at Kaharoa School, Rotorua, on Tuesday 26th of June.  With a postponement date of Wednesday 28th of June.

If you have any questions please email, or call/text me on 027 437 2323

Regards

Steven