Cross Country

Y7/8 Southland Cross Country Champs

Congratulations to our qualifiers who have now progressed to attend the Southland Primary School Cross Country Champs.  Please read through the following information below and complete the permission form – due Thursday 16 June 2022.

  • Date: Friday 17 June
  • Time: Depart SGHS at 9:15 am – approx return to SGHS 2:15 pm
  • Venue: Southern Field Days Site, East Gore School, 575 Waimumu Road.
  • Who: Year 7/8 qualifiers
  • Transport: Please advise on the form if your child requires transport to the event.  There will be a school van operating for those students who require it.
  • Cost: no cost
  • Uniform Requirements: SGHS PE uniform, gym shoes (no sprigs, spikes or bare feet), Water bottle, Lunch/money (food vendors will be on-site), and warm clothing for before and after the race.
  • Other Information: Toilets are available with sufficient space for changing and there is shelter available at the Agri centre. No postponement unless the weather is extreme and will be posted to local radio stations and the Facebook page by 8 am.
  • Timetable: Students will need to arrive and gather in front of the speakers by 10.30 am and there will be an Officials meeting at 10.45 am.

Race Times: Approx only so please make sure competitors are beginning their preparations up to 30 mins before their event.
2000 metres
11.30 am 10yr Boys
11.35 am 10yr Girls (11.55 presentations for 10yr place getters – top 3)
11.55 am 11yr Boys
12pm 11yr Girls (12.20 presentations for 11yr place getters – top 3)

3000 metres
12.20 pm 12yr Boys
12.27 pm 12yr Girls (12.50 presentation for 12yr place getters – top 3)
12.40 pm 13yr Boys
12.47 pm 13yr Girls (1.05 presentation for 12yr place getters – top 3)
1.15 pm FINISH OF THE EVENT

Contact details

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Student tour guides will answer questions and offer a student’s perspective, before meeting with a senior member of staff to discuss your child’s enrolment.

To book in for a tour of the school, please email Deb Hay, [email protected] or telephone 03 211 6030.

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To book in for a tour of the boarding house, please email Jenni Dennis, [email protected] or telephone 03 211 6030.

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