06 Jul 2017

Thursday 06 July 2017

Our duathletes performed well at the Auckland Secondary Schools Duathlon Champs on Thursday 29 June, taking away several medals. 

060717 King’s duathletes succeed at Auckland Secondary Schools Championship

Senior Girls Team Estafana Fowler (Year 13, Middlemore) and Brooke Varney(Year 12, Middlemore) finished in first place, ahead of students from Diocesan School for Girls and Epsom Girls Grammar School. Our intermediate boys James Archibald (Year 11, Selwyn) and George Carr-Smith (Year 12, Marsden) finished in second place behind the duo from Sacred Heart College. Our junior team made up of Tim Matthews (Year 10, Greenbank) and James Robertson (Year 10, Greenbank) came in at 9th place.

Teacher in charge of our duathletes, Ro Bairstow says our students all performed creditably.  

“This bodes well for the New Zealand Secondary School championships in early August."