Wellington Athletes win big at NZ Track and Field Champs

The NZ Track and Field Champs were held last weekend at Nga Puna Wai in Christchurch. A number of students from the Wellington region shined and brought hold medals in their respective events.
Medals for Wellington Athletes as followed:

Emma Douglass (WGC) – Bronze U20 200m

Elizabeth Hewitt (Chilton) – Gold U18 Hammer

Corran Hanning (Wellington College)

Gold – U17 Para Discus

Silver – Open Para Javelin

Silver – U17 Para Shot Put


2 NZ Records

F12 U17 NZ Discus record of 37.15m with 1.5kg

F12 U17 and U20 200m record

Edward Osei-Nketia (Scots) (Note – competing for Auckland)

Gold – Senior Mens 100m

Gold – Senior Mens 200M

Gold – U20 4 x 100m

Ethan Calder-Cass (Kapiti College)

Bronze U20 Long Jump

Bronze U20 4 x 100m Relay

Jordan Stewart (SPC) – Bronze U20 4 x 100m Relay

Oliver Krijnen (SP Silverstream)

Gold U18 100M

Bronze U20 4 x 100m Relay

Max Abbot (Wellington College)

Bronze U20 Discus

Bronze U20 Hammer

Silver U18 Discus

Bronze U18 Hammer

Will Anthony (Scots)

Silver U18 1500m

Silver U18 3000m

Kaleb Sola (HVHS) – Gold U18 Javelin

Daniel Du Toit – Gold U18 3000m Race Walk

A big congratulations to these athletes.

Make sure to check out the CSW Regional Athletic Championships at Newton park tomorrow to catch some of these athletes in action. Events underway from 9:30am.