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Special Olympics Athletics
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Special Olympics | Athletics

Juliet Dunlop-Fraser —

On Friday 28th October a team from the Learning Centre took to the athletics track to compete in their different divisions against all the other schools in the Bay of Plenty and Hauraki regions.   

The whole team competed extremely well and the winning 4 x 100m Relay Team provided the highlight of the day. The accompanying Teacher in Charge, Jill Jackson, was very proud of their efforts and remarked how competitive the whole day was and what good team spirit the students showed.

Full Results:

100m - Shania Morrissey 1st

100m - Connor Roberts 2nd

100m - Finley Dunlop 1st, John Cass-Cook 2nd

100m - Aidan Lemon 5th, Ryan Owen 7th

200m - Finley Dunlop 5th, John Cass-Cook 6th

Long Jump - Shania Morrissey 2nd

Long Jump - John Cass-Cook 3rd

Long Jump - Ryan Owen 1st

Long Jump - Finley Dunlop 1st, Aidan Lemon 4th

Javelin -  Shania Morrissey 2nd

Javelin - Ryan Owen 1st, Connor Roberts 3rd

Shot Put -  Aidan Lemon 7th

4 x 100m Sprint Relay - Shania Morrissey, Finely Dunlop, John Cass-Cook, Ryan Owen 1st

Well done to all our athletes.