2022 Cross Country Information

Date:  Sunday 22nd  May (Third weekend of Term 2)
Event Run in rain or shine unless grounds closed by council

Venue: Harcourt Park, Upper Hutt.
The programme will commence with the Year 3 and below girls race at 1.30pm.

Entry Details: FREE ENTRY

Year 3 and below Girls Race - 1km loop

Year 3 and below Boys Race - 1km loop

Year 4 Girls - 1km loop

Year 4 Boys - 1km loop

Year 5 Girls - 2km loopYear 5 Boys - 2km loop

Year 6 Girls - 2km loop

Year 6 Boys - 2km loop

Top 10 finishers of each grade qualify for UVPSSA Team selection for Regionals on 5th July, venue TBC. NO SPIKES ALLOWED.

All students taking part will be provided on the day with a school t-shirt to wear for their race.  Entries due by Friday 13th May.

​​​​​​​REGISTER HERE


2021 Cross Country Information


UVPSSA Interschool Cross Country Results
Sunday 16th May

Congratulations to the following students who made Top 10 in their grade!  Students from Year 4 up will be representing Upper Valley at the Wellington Regional Primary School Sports Association Regional Cross Country being held at Grenada on Tuesday 6th July.

Year 3 and Under Girls2nd Girls Team

  • Maia 1st
  • Hazel 3rd

Year 3 and Under Boys

  • Tahlyn 10th

Year 4 Girls2nd Girls Team

  • Scarlett 6th - Regional Qualifier
  • Brooklyn 10th - Regional Qualifier

Year 4 Boys

  • Travis 1st - Regional Qualifier
  • Nikos 11th - 1st Reserve


Year 5 Girls

  • Macheda 8th - Regional Qualifier
  • Grace 9th - Regional Qualifier


Year 6 Girls - 2nd Girls Team

  • London 6th - Regional Qualifier

Year 6 Boys - 3rd Boys Team

  • Alex 3rd - Regional Qualifier

FULL RESULTS TOP RIGHT



UVPSSA Interschool Cross Country
Year 1-3, 4, 5 & 6 grades
Sunday 16th May (Second weekend of Term 2)
Harcourt Park

The Upper Hutt Primary Schools Sports Cross Country is being held on Sunday 16th May from 1pm onwards at Harcourt Park.  This event is open to all students up to and including Year 6 and we are looking for Oxford Crescent School team runners to gain school team points!  We welcome all students to come and participate in this event - from first timers to serious runners - this is also a qualifying event for Upper Valley Team selection for Regional Cross Country.  
Please register using the online form.

Date:  Sunday 16th May (Second weekend of Term 2)
Event Run in rain or shine unless grounds closed by council

Venue: Harcourt Park, Upper Hutt.
The programme will commence with the Year 3 and below girls race at 1.30pm.

Entry Details: FREE ENTRY

Year 3 and below Girls Race - 1km loop

Year 3 and below Boys Race - 1km loop

Year 4 Girls - 1km loop

Year 4 Boys - 1km loop

Year 5 Girls - 2km loop

Year 5 Boys - 2km loop

Year 6 Boys - 2km loop

Year 6 Girls - 2km loop

Top 10 finishers of each grade qualify for UVPSSA Team selection for Regionals on 8th September, Harcourt Park.  NO SPIKES ALLOWED.

All students taking part will be provided on the day with a school t-shirt to wear for their race.  Entries due by Monday 10th May

REGISTER HERE

VOLUNTEERS

We also are required to provide volunteers for one Marshall Spot on the course for the day and also to help run the BBQ.  Please support us in this - click on the link to update what time you can support as a volunteer!

Any questions please contact Tania on sports@oxfordcres.school.nz​​​​​​​


26th July 2020
What a fabulous afternoon we had down at Harcourt at the Inter-school Cross Country - we had 28 Runners representing Oxford and all showed fantastic STAR values during their races 🙂. We are proud of everyone’s efforts!🏅🏅

A massive congratulations to Travis who dominated the Year 3 race to win by quite a margin - Run Group morning training must have helped! 🏃‍♂️🏃‍♂️🥇

Our Year 3 Girls runners also came 3rd in the overall School Teams race (points from placings) - awesome effort team!!🥉

All Year 4 and above top ten placings have made it into the Regional team for Upper Valley. Oxford has managed to get 4 Runners into this team! Congratulations to the following who will go on to represent Upper Valley at the Regional Cross Country at Harcourt Park on 8th September.

  • Year 4 Girls - 10th place Macheda
  • Year 5 Girls - 6th place London
  • Year 5 Boys - 5th place Alex
  • Year 6 Girls - 10th place Ella
  • Year 6 Girls - 1st reserve Bella

We look forward to supporting you at Regionals. More information for these runners about Regionals will come out with official results.
Ka mau te wehi Oxford!


UVPSSA Interschool Cross Country
Year 1-3, 4, 5 & 6 grades
Sunday 26th July 2020
Harcourt Park

The Upper Hutt Primary Schools Sports Cross Country is being held on Sunday 26th July 2020 from 1pm onwards at Harcourt Park.  This event is open to all students up to and including Year 6 and we are looking for Oxford Crescent School team runners to gain school team points!  We welcome all students to come and participate in this event - from first timers to serious runners - this is also a qualifying event for Upper Valley Team selection for Regional Cross Country.  
Please register using the online form.

Date:  Sunday 26th July (First weekend of Term 3)
Event Run in rain or shine unless grounds closed by council

Venue: Harcourt Park, Upper Hutt.
The programme will commence with the Year 3 and below girls race at 1.30pm.

Entry Details: FREE ENTRY

Year 3 and below Girls Race - 1km loop

Year 3 and below Boys Race - 1km loop

Year 4 Girls - 1km loop

Year 4 Boys - 1km loop

Year 5 Girls - 2km loop

Year 6 Boys - 2km loop

Year 6 Girls - 2km loop

Top 10 finishers of each grade qualify for UVPSSA Team selection for Regionals on 8th September, Harcourt Park.  NO SPIKES ALLOWED.

All students taking part will be provided on the day with a school t-shirt to wear for their race.  Entries due by Friday 3rd July

REGISTER HERE

VOLUNTEERS

We also are required to provide volunteers for one Marshall Spot on the course for the day and also to help run the BBQ.  Please support us in this - click on the link to update what time you can support as a volunteer!

VOLUNTEER HERE

Any questions please contact Tania on sports@oxfordcres.school.nz



2019 Cross Country Information


Regional Cross Country

Congratulations to Alex Lister (Year 4) and Daniel Swain (Year 5) who placed top 10 and will compete at the Regional Cross Country.


REGIONAL CROSS COUNTRY SELECTION:
The top ten runners per race from Year 4 to Year 8 Interschool race, are eligible for selection for the UVPSSA (Upper Valley) Regional team, that will compete at the Regional Cross Country at Queen Elizabeth Park, Mackays Crossing entrance, Paekakariki on Tuesday 2nd July. (postponement date is the 4th July). 


REGIONAL RESULTS

UVPSSA Inter-School Cross Country

Better Than TV (https://www.facebook.com/Better-Than-TV-186148834761230/) and The Rimutaka Harrier Club Inc are organising the Upper Valley Primary Schools Cross Country with the help of Trentham United Harriers and the Upper Hutt Activation Team.

Date: Sunday 19th May 2019
Time: Races are to commence from 1:30pm.
Venue: Harcourt Park (same venue as last year, meet at the Sound Shell)
Grades: Races are for all children up to and including Year 6. There are four grades for both boys and girls and all will be run separately.  

REGIONAL CROSS COUNTRY SELECTION:
The top ten runners per race from Year 4 to Year 8, are eligible for selection for the UVPSSA (Upper Valley) Regional team, that will compete at the Regional Cross Country at Queen Elizabeth Park, Mackays Crossing entrance, Paekakariki on Tuesday 2nd July. (postponement date is the 4th July). 

The grades are as follows:
Year 6 Grade - Races are run by years to help the UVPSSA select the top ten in each year for girls and boys for the Wellington Regional Primary Schools Cross-Country. 3 runners are required to qualify for team points for the cups. The course starts and finishes by the Sound Shell and goes around the perimeter of Harcourt Park. 2 laps of approx 2 km. The course is moderately hilly.

Year 5 Grade - Same as year 6 grade but run separately to help with selection for the Wellington Regional Primary Schools Cross-Country.

Year 4 Grade - Same as year 6 grade but run separately to help with selection for the Wellington Regional Primary Schools Cross-Country. The course starts and finishes by the Sound Shell and goes around the perimeter of Harcourt Park. 1 lap of approx. 1 km. The course is moderately hilly.

“Year 3 and below” Grade.
This race is for all Year 3 and below. 3 runners are required to qualify for team points for the cups. The course starts and finishes by the Sound Shell and goes around the perimeter of Harcourt Park. 1 lap of approx 1 km. The course is moderately hilly.

The events are to be run in the following sequence:
“Year 3 and Below” Grade Girls
“Year 3 and Below” Grade Boys
“Year 4” Grade Girls
“Year 4” Grade Boys
“Year 5” Grade Girls
“Year 5” Grade Boys
“Year 6” Grade Girls
“Year 6” Grade Boys