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05.08.2019 14:21 Age: 244 days
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Ngunguru School Cross Country 2019

Ngunguru School Cross Country 2019

Dear Parents/Caregivers & budding Olympic medallists,


It is time for the ‘glamour’ sporting event of the year, so famous that Air New Zealand has had to put on extra flights to cater for the international demand …..drum roll….The Ngunguru School X-Country!


Thursday 15th August  from 12.40 –2.15


Students should wear house colours. Pupils will need suitable clothing for the run (shorts/shirt) and should have a drink bottle and warm clothing for after (shoes are optional but they will get wet).

Tohora Red

Orca Blue

Aihe Yellow

Mako Green


The race order is as follows (times are approximate only)

Year 1 Boys and Girls   12.40          1 Junior lap

Year 2 Boys and Girls   12.50          1 Junior lap

Year 3 Boys and Girls   1.00            1 Junior lap

Year 4 Boys and Girls   1.10            1 Junior lap

Year 5 Boys and Girls   1.20            2 Senior lap

Year 6 Boys and Girls   1.30            2 Senior lap

Year 7 Boys and Girls   1.40            2 Senior lap

Year 8 Boys and Girls   1.50            2 Senior lap

 Fun Run for all parents, preschoolers and children 2.00pm

 1 Junior lap (thank goodness!)



Remember that the course crosses the road, so please be thoughtful when driving through Te Maika road and parking. Parents are welcome to run with their children in the ‘fun run’ but please not in the competitive races and yes, there will be random drug testing!

The weather will be fine and we will go ahead regardless!

SO….come along and join the fun!