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Waikato Diocesan School Cross-country

posted 15 May 2018, 16:03 by Debbie Stevens

Tomorrow afternoon, Thursday 17 May, we will be holding our annual school cross-country. This event will take place at Days Park, River Road, Hamilton. We warmly invite our Dio whānau to come and support their daughters/ granddaughters.

Schedule of the day
  • 12:45 pm -1:00 pm- Students get changed into their Dio PE gear and eat a snack
  • 1:00 pm - Meet in form classes to be guided to Days Park with form teacher
  • 1:05 pm- Leave for Days Park
  • 1:30 pm - Gather in House groups and warm-up 
Order of races
  • Race 1 - Year 9 at 1:40 pm (competitive)
  • Race 2 - U16 at 1:55 pm (competitive)
  • Race 3 - U19 at 2:10 pm (competitive)
  • Race 4 - Fun Run at 2:25 pm (all non-competitive runners)
Students not participating in cross-country are to meet Mr James in the lecture theatre. Please bring your medical certificate. 

Please note: If the weather is inclement on the day, a call will be made late morning to cancel or postpone the event. Students should come to school prepared for their afternoon classes just in case. 

Please ensure that your daughter’s medical and emergency contact details are up-to-date in the parent portal. 

If you have any questions regarding the cross-country organisation, please contact Mark Cornaga -