A whole school event held on school grounds and nearby streets. Compulsory for Years 9-11.
Cross country counts towards the Whanau Shield and points are gained dependent on your finishing position.
Students in the Junior age group will change into full Health and PE Uniform during Interval in preparation of their event in Period 3; Students must bring their school uniform to school and change into school uniform following the completion of their event; Junior girls run 3 km and boys run 4 km.
Intermediates will come to school in full Health and PE Uniform in preparation for the event in Period 2; Intermediate boys and girls run 4 km.
Optional for students, however, we expect our top teams to run. Seniors will change into full Health and PE uniform during Interval in preparation for their event in Period 4. Girls run 4 km and boys run 6 km.
<Term 3: 22 Jul – 27 Sep
Term 4: 14 Oct – 5 Dec
Term 1: Between 27 Jan (at the earliest); and 7 Feb (at the latest)* – 9 Apr
*Staggered start dates apply for Term 1. Course confirmation for Y12-13 TBC.
Term 2: 28 Apr – 3 Jul
Term 3: 20 Jul – 25 Sep
Term 4: 12 Oct – No later than 16 Dec