On Saturday 23rd July the State Cross Country Championships were held in perfect conditions at the beautiful Cruden Farm. It was freezing cold, wet, and extremely muddy with a wind chill factor of zero or below!
We had 12 athletes and 3 teams compete in the perfect cross-country conditions showing once again amazing strength and resilience.
Congratulations to the athletes who took home a state medal or two and to those who committed and gave it everything they had. Caulfield Little Aths is very proud of you for representing your centre with passion and exemplary behavior.
The results for Caulfield athletes are as follows:
1 GOLD & 1 BRONZE – Individual medals
2 SILVER & 1 BRONZE – Team medals
U9 Boys – 1500m
22nd Elliot B. – 6.42.61
U9 Girls – 1500m
1st Chelsea W. 6.21.23 – GOLD
8th Ella Y. 6.56.37
35th Siena M. 7.38.84
U9 Girls Team Chelsea, Ella & Siena – 3rd with a combined time of 20.56.44 – BRONZE
U10 Boys – 1500m
6th Ben C. 6.00.85
23rd Aiden C. 6.25.23
24th Toby H. 6.25.99
U10 Boys Team Ben, Aiden & Toby – 2nd with a combined time of 18.51.65 – SILVER
45th James H – 9.54.65
3rd Genevieve O – 11.58.12 – BRONZE
20th Isobel T – 14.13.90
29th Isabella H – 15.56.65
U13 Girls Team Genevieve, Isobel & Isabella – 2nd with a combined time of 42.08.17 – SILVER
17th Joshua W. – 13.07.84
Thank you to our team managers Jason Whittle & Russell Harper.
Thank you to the Whittle family for setting up the tent and helping to keep our athletes and parents warm and comfortable.
A big thank you to Brian Schepisi our expert cross-country coach helping to keep our young athletes improving throughout the season.
Lastly thank you to Little Athletics Victoria, Little Athletics Vic CompDirector and all those on duty for providing a fantastic day at Cruden Farm. Your efforts are very much appreciated.View Post