Cross Country

Open to all home-educators in the Auckland Region

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Cross Country 2017: Thursday 17 August, 10 am – 12 noon

REGISTRATIONS NOW CLOSED. Any queries to: Irene Burden crosscountry@ahe.org.nz

Moire Park, 53 Granville Drive, Massey, West Auckland
Saver Day: Wednesday 23 August
Last day to register: Thursday 10 August

Details: The course is held through the rugged and narrow bush trails of Moire Park. Footwear is essential for all runners as part of the course is on a gravel trail. Athletes run at their own risk, and for their own safety they should follow the marshals’ directions and stay on the course at all times.

Event starts at 9.30am with payment and pickup of name tags.

Cost: $2 per child
(non-AHE members $5 per child)
Bring cash on day.

Length of course:
Year 1-4 run about 1.5km
Year 5 & 6 run about 2km
Year 7 & 8 run about 3km
Year 9 & 10 run about 3.5km
Year 11+ run about 4km

On the day we have a sausage sizzle – one free sausage to all runners.
Non-runners – sausages are $1.00 each.

Adult or capable teenager volunteers are needed. We need about 12 marshals to give direction to the runners.

Requirements for runners

  • Running shoes
  • Sun Protection (hat, sunscreen lotion)
  • Plastic/tarpaulin to sit on
  • Water bottle