The Western Metro Region Cross Country Championships were held at Lake Dewar on Saturday. This was the first time the Bacchus Marsh Centre has hosted the Regional event. Athletes from Altona, Bacchus Marsh, Brimbank, Corio, Geelong, Gisborne, Melton City, South Melbourne, Werribee, Williamstown and Woodend participated in the Championships.
Under 10 Girls – Freya Lidgett-Egan 7th, Tyrah Doyle 19th, Kira Watts 20th
Under 10 Boys – Mitchell Wells 7th, Lachlan Goodman 16th, Braydn Rich 17th
Under 11 Girls – Elise Cook 5th, Ava Conroy 14th
Under 11 Boys – Xavier Goodman 11th, Nate Sadhai 12th
Under 13 Girls – Zara Sadhai – 11th
Under 14 Girls – Kirsty Bresnan 6th, Rebecca West 7th
Under 14 Boys – Solomon Miesen 4th
Under 15 Boys – Daen Sadhai 2nd
Well done to Nicholas Ide and Kai Cunningham who competed in the Under 6-8 invitational event.
Many thanks to all those who helped out on the day. Firstly, to Ian Rich and Paul Miesen who helped set up at the start of the day; to our first aid officers, Rav Sadhai and Trena Lidgett; to those who helped out in the canteen – Jodie Parker, Leon Whitehand, Maria Downes, Michelle Broderick, Feona West, Tamara Henry, Keely Rich and Zane Rich; to all parents who officiated as course marshals and finally a big thank you to our Team Manager, Karen Bresnan.
Our appreciation also to Crank Coffee who were kept extremely busy throughout the day.