Students race for glory

Steven Weston, Yvahn Allsworth, Jay Roots, Jaggar Bartholomew, Cameron Smith and Connor Johanson celebrate a great team effort.
Steven Weston, Yvahn Allsworth, Jay Roots, Jaggar Bartholomew, Cameron Smith and Connor Johanson celebrate a great team effort. Mike Garry

THE track was soft but the weather was fine for the Coolum State School cross-country run last Friday.

Ninderry was too strong on the day, finishing on 564 points ahead of Peregian (443), Marutchi (369) and Cooloola (364).

The competition was keen and a good time was had by all, especially those who took part in the Year 3 and 4 fun run and the prep obstacle course.

Principal Pat Cavanagh said it was great to see a high level of participation by students at the event, which was a good practice run for the district cross country that the school would host for the first time on April 29.

Mr Cavanagh thanked the Sunshine Coast council for “an exceptional job” cleaning up Barns Lane and the track for the races.

Age Champions

Connor Johanson: 10 year boys

Lilly Curran: 10 year girls

Jay Roots: 11 year boys

Skye Spaulding: 11 year girls

Conor Burrows: 12 year boys

Ella Steel: 12 year girls

Jarrod Brown: 13 year boys

Chloe Stuart: 13 year girls

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