Izzy Hegan (WGC) – how sport played an important part of her school life

Wellington Girls'College Year 13 Izzy Hegan shares what she has learned about balancing her personal development and enjoyment of sport against a focus on winning. The exams are over and there’s nothing but summer until the results come out in late January. Then she’s off to uni, in Auckland, intent on a career in ... More

Ben Ellis (St Pat’s Town) – Throwing pain aside

“I hadn’t thrown a discus for six months. I had a practice throw the day before and it felt good. On Sunday I was a National Champion and record holder.” Ben Ellis recalls of his performance at the National Secondary Schools athletics championships in Auckland in December last year. Ellis won the local, ... More

Phoebe McKnight making big strides in running career

Hutt Valley High School now has two national champion runners. Nick Smith is the incumbent NZSS Senior Boys 100m and 200m champion, while Phoebe McKnight is the newly crowned national U18 women’s cross country champion. Full Article can be read here: https://www.collegesportmedia.co.nz/athleticsxc/phoebe-mcknight-m... More

Seeds brothers run away with cross country titles

https://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/sport/college-sport/95328869/seeds-brothers-run-away-with-cross-country-titles Silverstream's Finn and Jonah Seeds turned Sunday's New Zealand Cross Country Championships into a family affair. The brothers, representing Trentham United Harriers, took out the under 15 and ... More

Lewis Clareburt, Chelsey Edwards and Imogen Skelton star at Commonwealth Youth Games

https://www.stuff.co.nz/dominion-post/sport/college-sport/95053457/lewis-clareburt-chelsey-edwards-and-imogen-skelton-star-at-commonwealth-youth-games Wellington's Lewis Clareburt, Chelsey Edwards and Imogen Skelton turned in outstanding performances to grab medals at the Commonwealth Youth Games. Clareburt won an ... More

2017 Wellington Secondary School Athletics Team

2017 Wellington Secondary School Athletics Team    Aotea Hanz Leota JB Shot Chilton Charlotte Floodsmith-Ryan IG 800m Chilton 1500m Chilton Josephine Reeves IG High Chilton Long Chilton Elizabeth Hewitt JG Shot Chilton Discus ... More

2017 CSW Regional Athletics – Qualifiers

Congratulations to all those that have qualified for the 2017 College Sport Regional Athletics. Download the full list of qualifiers More

Upper Hutt College’s Amania Mafi top athletics season is recognised

Amania Mafi’s shot putting talent was recognised with her winning an Athletics Wellington’s Award last week. The Upper Hutt College 14-year-old took out the Girls’ Junior Thrower regional title after a season of success and promise. The young star won the shot put at the Hutt Zones meeting. She then won a ... More

Silver lining for Rosario

YASHEEK ROSARIO must sometimes feel that he is running in the wrong place, at the wrong time. The St Pat's Town sprinter is exceptionally quick but barely won a race all summer. The good news is that he is ranked among the top four 100m runners in the New Zealand for the youth (under-18) division and is the second-fast... More

Diana Oloapu makes her mark with triple strike

Just wait until Diana Oloapu starts doing some serious training for the shot put. The Naenae College year 13 bagged a hat-trick of records when she won gold in the senior shot put at the North Island track and field championships in Auckland at the weekend. In less than three weeks, Oloapu has set ... More