Cross Country Notice

Otautau School Cross Country - Thursday 27 May 2021

Cross Country

Information regarding this week's school cross country is below.


Children come to school dressed in their house colours.


Race categories will be:

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Year 4 (including 9 year olds)

10 year olds

11 year olds

12 year olds

13 year olds.


Only the children who race in the 10, 11, 12 and 13 year old races are able to run in the Western Cross Country.


Race Order: (first race begins at 1.30pm -for races after that we can't give a definite time so you may have to turn up and support all our akonga).
In each race the boys will run first followed by the girls shortly after that.


  • 12 year olds
  • 13 year olds
  • New Entrants
  • 10 year olds
  • 11 year olds
  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3
  • Year 4 (including 9 year olds)



What to wear / bring?


  • Children must run in suitable shoes along with clothing suitable to run a cross country race in.
  • Towel and change of clothes and shoes is advisable for after the race.
  • Drink bottle.