Reremoana School held their annual Athletics day at lloyd Ellsmore 0n the 11th of November 2016.Each year group would have to trial for each individual field event ,the top 16 will compete at the school athletics.Each student have been put into house colours that they represent each year.They would have to come to school wearing the colour of their house they are in.The houses are Rimu-Red,Totara-Green
,Kauri-Blue And kowhai-yellow.
The field events were shot put,discus,high jump and long jump.There were also 1500m,200m,100m ,80m and 60m for the younger students.If a student were to get the furthest throw or jump they would get a ribbon 1st 2nd and 3rd.The races were different they were each put into different heats,then they would run their race and once everyone has raced in their year group the helpers will
That Morning students were arriving in their bright house colours and getting excited for the day.Everyone went into their classes to take the roll. Once the busses had arrived everyone went outside and lined up in their year groups.Each group had different adult who were helping
them throughout the day and making sure everyone was safe. Around about 9:30 everyone had arrived and Lloyd Ellsmore.The very first event was the 1500m for the 10 year olds,11 year olds,12 year olds and the 13 year olds.The suspense was getting to everyone to see who will be the first set of students to get their ribbons.After all the 1500m races the day continued as planned,everyone went to their
events and did their throws or ran their races There was great support from the students who weren’t at an activity,everyone was cheering their classmates or friends on, in their races or their jumps or while they were about throw.All students gave each and every event a go and put 100% in.
Stand Out Performances:
This year some very lucky students have been able to beat the school records here are few of them.
1500m-5:01 New Record-5:11 Old Record
Avansh Is seen to be the fastest sprinter at our school.He has increased the level of his capacity and he has improved a lot in his P.E
Discuss-29.47m New Record-22.57 Old Record
Andre is another runner that has improved a lot.Andre got a lot of ribbons that day as he pushed himself to do the best he could.
Johanri lives for her sports and she would do anything to achieve her sports goal.Johanri got many ribbons that day in basically every event.
Wednesday, 16 November 2016
Athletics Day 2016!