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Cross Country

Information

2017 CHAMPION SCHOOLS CROSS COUNTRY

Who to Contact

Position Name School Email
   Convenor  SSWA Office   school.sport@education.wa.edu.au
Office Contact  Lynda Merritt   Lynda.Merritt@deucation.wa.edu.au
Coordinator Peter Della Vedova   psdellavedova@bigpond.com 
 State Sporting Assoc. Rep.  Jake Trewin  Athletics WA  info@waathletics.org.au

Champion School Competition

COMPETITION SPECIFICS
Nomination Due

Friday 11 August 2017 – see nomination tab for nomination procedures

Cost

$10 per person

SSWA will invoice schools. Individual entrants should pay via the PAY HERE tab when nominating. Late nominations may pay on the day but may incur a  penalty fee.

DATE AND TIME OF COMPETITION Friday 18 August 2017 amended 27 March
venue

UWA Sports Park – McGillivray Oval, Brockway Road, Mt Claremont

information booklet

2017 Primary Cross Country Information Booklet – Click HERE

Please note school marshals to be updated as nominations are received

proposed schedule of events

Event Number

Timings

Event Details

Distance

 

9.30am

Officials Briefing

 

1

10.00am

Girls Year 4 & U

2000m

2

10.30am

Boys Year 4  & U

2000m

   

Presentations

 

3

11.00am

Girls Year 5

2500m

4

11.30am

Boys Year 5

2500m

   

Presentations

 

5

12.00pm

Girls Year 6

2500m

6

12.30pm

Boys Year 6

2500m

 

1.00pm

Presentations

 
special notes
  • Allocated Race timing BIBS will be issued to all competitors on the day. Schools and must collect these from the registration desk by 9.15am and ensure that they are issued to the correct runners. Individual entrants must collect their race BIB 40 minutes prior to the start of their race.
  • Race BIBS must be pinned to the chest area of the runner’s shirt. Please bring and use 4 safety pins per competitor. BIBS must be visible on the chest as the runner crosses the finish line.
  • For the safe and efficient running of this event  schools are required to provide officials who must be present at the 9.30am officials’ briefing.
  • Water will be available from a number of taps and a water tank. Runners must provide their own drink containers.
  • Teams can check their competitor numbers on the information posted near the recording area. This should be done as early as possible.

  • Identify where the marshalling area is, well before race starts.

  • Schools are responsible for cleaning up their own area before departure. Additional bins will be provided.

  • All races will start on time so students must be at the marshalling area at least  ten (10) minutes prior to the commencement of their race.

  • There is an age group team event, so each sex/age group is eligible to win a shield for their particular event. 

     

    Schools with more than 10 participants may be required to provide one course official who is not the team manager 

course maps

Venue & Parking Map 

 

2000m and 2500m Maps

2000m   Year 4
2500m    Year 5 & 6

race numbers

 Click HERE for 2017 RACE NUMBERS TBA
**Please note individual race numbers are at the bottom of the spreadsheet sorted by event, then surname

 

Race numbers will be advertised on this web page after 12 noon on Wednesday 16 August 2017

race results Please click on the above Results and History tab
state team selection race

The 2018 State Team selection trial event for 10, 11 &12 year old boys and girls will be held as part of the Secondary Champion Schools Cross Country event on Friday May 25 2018. For more information check the interstate section of the website and nominate as an individual. 

entry rules Teams consist of five competitors and schools are encouraged to enter a team in every gender and year group. Additional teams or individuals from individual schools may be nominated

The first 4 students to complete the race in each category will form the team for that school. Individual athletes may be entered if a team cannot be formed.

age The event will be nomination by year group. Yr 4 & Under, Yr 5 and Yr 6.
eligibility

The Championship is open to all Western Australian school students whether or not they are members of an affiliated club.

Risk Management

UWA Sports Confirmation of Protection Click HERE

SSWA Confirmation of Protection Click HERE

Excursion Management Information for Schools & Parents Click HERE

PARA athletes  These athletes may compete over the distances provided.  To enter as a Para athlete please complete the Individual Nomination form ensuring your classification and required distances are listed.

Nomination

Cross Country Champion School Nomination 

 

nomination procedure

How to Nominate

Schools are able to nominate both teams and individuals , however only nominated teams are eligible to score points for the Champion School Award. See directly below for steps and details under “Nominating Schools”.

 

Individuals or parents are able to nominate providing the school Principal is aware of their entry. Follow the steps and details found under “Individual Nominations” below.

Nominating Schools only 

Step ONE 

 

Schools Nominate on the form titled “School Nomination” found below these instructions.

Complete all details on the form and press SUBMIT at the bottom of the page. A copy must be kept for your records or to present to your school Principal if required.

Step TWO

All nominating schools must submit a School Team List name submission sheet whether they are nominating an individual or a team of 30.

Click on the following link School Team List and you will view an Excel spreadsheet. Save this document to your computer. Type in your name lists in the required cells and save.

Email this document to school.sport@education.wa.edu.au by Monday 14 August 2017.

Please Note:

Race Numbers will then be advised on the website by 5pm Wednesday 16 August.

Schools and will need to collect the race bibs for their school at the registration desk prior to 9.30am.

Changes / Additions

If you have changes or additions simply email the School Sport WA office to inform them of any alterations. 

Schools must not make any competitor number changes as this WILL affect the computerised results system.

individual nominations – not for school entry 

Step ONE

Individuals or parents nominate on the form titled “Individual Nomination” below (be aware if you are entering on behalf of a school you do not nominate on this form) found at the top of the web page.

 

Complete all details on the form and press SUBMIT at the bottom of the page. A copy must be kept for your records or to present to your school Principal if required.

 Please click below to nominate;

 

School Nomination 

Individual Nomination 

 

Results and History

Results and History

2016 Primary Cross Country Results
2015 Primary Cross Country Results

2014 Primary Cross Country Results

 

YEAR NO. OF TEAMS DIVISION RESULT SPORT COORDINATOR
2016 1423 competitors Overall Padbury Catholic PS

 

Peter Della-Vedova
SSWA 

 

Boys Padbury Catholic PS
Girls St Mark’s ACS
2015  1408 competitors Overall North Cottesloe PS

 Peter Della-Vedova
SSWA

Boys Padbury Catholic PS
Girls Presbyterian LC
2014  1587 competitors Overall Subiaco PS

Daryl Mansfield

South Perth PS

 

 

Boys North Cottesloe PS
Girls MLC1
2013  1433 competitors  Overall Rosalie PS

Daryl Mansfield

South Perth PS

Boys Scotch College
 Girls

Bridgetown PS

2012

1551 competitors

 Overall

Beaumaris PS

Daryl Mansfield

South Perth PS

Boys

Scotch College

Girls

MLC 1

2011

1502 competitors

 Overall

Adam Road PS

Daryl Mansfield

South Perth PS

 Boys

Connolly PS

 Girls

Yale PS

2010

1400 competitors

Overall Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

Boys Sorrento PS
Girls Adam Road PS

2009

1538 competitors

Overall  Connolly PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

Boys Aquinas College
Girls Connolly PS

2008

1507 competitors

Overall Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

Boys Hale Junior School
Girls Connolly PS

2007

1388 competitors

 Overall Adam Road PS

Daryl Mansfield

South Perth PS

 

Boys Adam Road PS
 Girls Adam Road PS

2006

1500 competitors

Overall  Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

 Boys Adam Road PS
 Girls  Adam   Road PS

2005

1696 competitors

 Overall Winthrop PS

Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

 Boys Forest Crescent PS
Girls South Perth PS

2004

67 teams

Overall Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

Boys Adam Road PS
Girls Adam Road PS

2003

128 teams

Overall Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

Boys Adam Road PS
Girls Cooloongup PS

2002

80 teams

Overall Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

2001

80 teams

Overall Adam Road PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS

2000

80 teams

Overall Neerigen Brook PS

Peter Della-Vedova

Shelley PS