SPC Athletics Overview


  • Won McEvedy Shield five times in the last decade – 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013 & 2014
  • Nine consecutive wins in Old Boys’ Cup winners (2011-2019)
  • Athletics captain Isaac Oliver ranked No3 nationally in the 200m

KEY EVENTS IN 2020

  • Jan - All in Day – All students must compete, with the top six place-getters qualifying for our SPC Championships
  • Feb - SPC Championships. - This is an inter-house competition. It is viewed as a trial for the Old Boys Athletic team
  • Feb - Old Boys Cup - versus Silverstream. This is a traditional fixture. Our top three students for each age group U14- U 15 – U16- U17- Open
  • March - McEvedy Shield - Always the first Tuesday of March. One of the biggest events on the Wellington Secondary School sports calendar. Our top two athletes in each event in each age grade compete against Rongotai, Silverstream and Wellington College
  • March – Greater Wellington Regional Championships – for students that excelled in the McEvedy Shield
  • Dec 2020 - Neville Shield - Is a junior athletics fixture at St Pat’s Silverstream for the Year 9 and 10’s.
  • Dec 2020 - NZSS Championships – usually we take 20 students to this event

Year 8 students who want to pursue athletics are invited to the College group training in mid-January 2020 so they can mix and learn from our senior athletes.

Contact: leigh.lidstone@stpats.school.nz