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

Power seeks big finale at NI championship

Ben Power knows what he wants this weekend. The Hutt International first XV captain, who moonlights as a top class thrower during the summer, will farewell the athletics season at the North Island secondary schools championships in Auckland. The 17-year-old has set PBs for both the shot put and the discus this month and ... More

Phoebe Edwards saves her best for last at Australian champs

Another Australian title and three personal bests for Phoebe Edwards at the Australian junior championships in Sydney. The Wellington East athlete won gold in the under-18 high jump, after winning the under-17 title a year earlier, and also finished fourth in the under-18 long jump. Edwards had to clear a career-high ... More

Wellington College clinch McEvedy Shield

You can't beat the McEvedy on a good day. Wellington College co-captain Robbie Delany described his school's McEvedy Shield triumph yesterday as the best day of his life: More

Bolt from the blue cleans up in the sprints

The chant went up for Usain Bolt at Newtown Park yesterday. "Usain Bolt, Usain Bolt" the St Pat's Town supporters chanted as Alex Haye ran away from his rivals in the 400m to complete a clean sweep of the open sprints. "People have been starting to call me that this year," said Haye, who was born in England but has a ... More

McEvedy Shield can’t come quick enough for St Pat’s sprinter Alex Haye

Alex Haye intends to lead from the front next week. The McEvedy Shield ignited Haye's running career and the St Pat's Town sprinter hopes that both he and his school can reach new heights at Newtown Park on Tuesday. Haye and Rusi Jagose-Dickens will jointly captain a Town team that is seeking a fourth successive McEvedy ... More