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Strong showing

North Canterbury athletes were finding their way to the top at this weekend’s athletics meet at Nga Wai Puna. They won seven events across the junior and senior meets with several other strong showings. Each weekend sees a strong junior contingent competing and the senior team in the afternoon are also growing and competing well.

Top three results:
Lily Morrison 11girls 3rd 100m, Chelsy Reavill 12girls 2nd 800m, Sienna Watson 14girls 1st Long Jump, 2nd 100m, Xanthe Jane 14girls 1st 800m, Mya Phillips 14girls 1st Discus, Charlie Boyd 7boys 3rd 200m, Farai Musesengwa 9boys 1st 60m, 1st 200m, 3rd Shotput, Isaac Fernando 9boys 3rd 200m.

Jade Kruger 16/17 women 2nd 100m, 2nd 200m, Jess Hendren 12-15 women 1st High Jump, Connor Troon 12-15 men 1st High Jump, 3rd 400m
This week also saw Alice Barnes named the winner of the North Canterbury Children's Athletics cross country/road racing trophy.

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