Athletics Carnival

On Tuesday 31 May, we held our Interhouse Athletics Carnival at UQ. It was a wonderful carnival with great participation from the girls!

A huge congratulations goes to Stuart House who were the Champion house. Stuart has not won the Interhouse Athletics Cup since its inception in 1984! Well done to Stuart and their House Captain Anna Varghese and Sport Vice Captain Mackenzi Wareham for all their work with the organisation of their House. Thank you to all House and Sport Captains for their massive efforts on the day! Finally thank you to the many students who assisted as helpers throughout the day, your efforts were greatly appreciated.

The placings for the day were;

1st – Stuart

2nd – Coen

3rd – Parker

4th – Woodlock

5th – Toohey

6th – Macrae

We had three records broken at this year’s carnival.

NameEventNew RecordOld Record
Brittany Yarde17yrs+ 1500m5.06.59T. Morrissey - 5.09.13 - 1993
India Williams17yrs+ 800m2.26.11T. Morrissey – 2.29.94 - 1993
Belle Townsend15-16 Shot Put10.77mG. Bowen – 9.54m - 2012

Congratulations to Brittany, India and Belle on their massive effort! Well done girls!

Thanks also to all staff for their assistance on the day to make this not only a wonderful sports carnival but also a great community day in our school calendar.