Below are the details regarding the event.
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You can access the EVENT INFORMATION from the organisers here
Please note - Permission forms need to be returned to the office by WEDNESDAY 24th FEBRUARY
Venue: Pegasus lake and surrounds
Date: Wednesday 2nd March 2016
Time: Reporting time 9:45am beside lake for participant and marshals.
Transport: Our wonderful parents
Teacher attending: Grant Forman – I will be there in an official capacity with a duty to do throughout the event so will not be able to be with students.
Sports gear: Students will be issued with a green t-shirt and sports jacket.
Individuals only ‐ entrants must complete all 3 disciplines (i.e. there are no team events).
75 metres for 9 and 10 years, 100metres for 11 and 12+ years.
This swim is in the lake and it will be deep enough to be over the students’ heads in parts. Guards from a local surf lifesaving club will be on duty. The temperature may also be quite cold.
5.4 km for 9 & 10 yrs, 10.8 km for 11 & 12+ yrs. These distances may change slightly.
Age is at 1st January 2016 for both girls and boys. Children must be 9 years or over
on this date – OR in year 5 at school (i.e. participants must be in year 5 as the
minimum age group). A year 4 who is 9yrs old on Jan 1st, 2016 can compete.
A year 5 student who is 8 can compete, but in the 9yrs race.
The event will consist of eight races: a boys’ and girls’ race in each age group
1) 9 years & under: boys and girls 3) 11 years: boys and girls2) 10 years: boys and girls 4) 12+ years: boys and girls