Auckland Cross Country Championships
Forty-five students represented Macleans College at the Auckland Secondary Schools Cross Country Championships held at Barry Curtis Park last week.
1st David De Vaal (Kupe House)
2nd in 3-person event - David De Vaal, Kalani Hokianga (Kupe) 7th, Luke Hitchcock (Upham) 8th
3rd in 6-person event – Charlotte Smaill (Hillary) 24th, Aleesha De Jong (Snell) 30th, Gemma Black (Upham) 33rd, Antonia Chan (Mansfield) 36th, Christina Beer (Snell) 39th, Caitlyn Khoo (Te Kanawa) 42nd
2nd Theo Quax (Kupe)
2nd in 3-person event – Theo Quax 2nd, Ethan Verner (Kupe) 16th, Flynn Palmer (Te Kanawa) 21st
2nd in 6-person event - Theo Quax 2nd, Ethan Verner 16th, Flynn Palmer 21st, Oliver Roberts-Swain (Hillary) 23rd, Angus Stewart (Snell) 36th, Thomas Hughson (Snell) 38th.
All students did extremely well. We were also 4th in the Intermediate Girls and Boys and without a couple of injuries could have placed higher. We look in a good position for this weekend’s National Championships in Christchurch.