Cross Country

Open to all home-educators in the Auckland Region

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Cross Country Event 2018: Wed 22 August

Moire Park, 53 Granville Drive, Massey, West Auckland
(Saver Day Wednesday 29 August, 2018)
Event starts at 9.30am with payment and pickup of name tags.

Registration closes 8 August, 2018

Programme of start times will be available soon after 15th August.

Cost:
AHE members: $2 per child (bring cash on day).
Non-AHE members: $5 per child (bring cash on the day).
Payment and pick up of name tags: 9:30am onwards.

REGISTER HERE!

 

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.

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