POLDING ATHLETICS CARNIVAL – FRIDAY 18TH OCTOBER 2019 HOMEBUSH SYDNEY
The Polding 2019 Polding Athletics Championships were held at Homebush Sydney on Friday 18th October. Lismore Diocese had 113 students compete in these championships in both track and field events. Congratulations to all Lismore Diocesan students who competed well throughout the carnival. Congratulations to our 34 students who made the Polding Athletics team to compete at the NSWPSSA State Athletics Championships at Homebush on the 6th/7th November. Two special performances amongst many from Lismore students was that of Grace Smith from St Joseph’s, Wauchope who equalled the record in the girls 11 years high jump with a height of 1.46 metres and Riley Woods from Mary Help of Christians, Sawtell who won the senior boys 1500 metres in a time of 4;54:39.
I wish all students who have made the Polding Athletics team all the best at the NSWPSSA athletics carnival on 6/7th November in Sydney.
Results from Friday 18th October Polding Athletics:
LISMORE DIOCESAN PRIMARY ATHLETICS CARNIVAL – 23RD AUGUST 2019 RIVERVIEW PARK SOUTH LISMORE
The 2019 Lismore Diocesan Primary Athletics Carnival was held at Riverview Park, South Lismore on Friday 23rd August. Students from Tweed, Richmond, Clarence and Hastings Zones attended this event. Students who were successful from the Lismore carnival will attend the Polding athletics carnival on Friday 18th October at Homebush in Sydney. Congratulations to all students who competed both on track and field events.
This year was the introduction of the 1500 metres for junior, 11 years and senior students. The winners of the 1500m will hold diocesan records in this event. The senior girls 4 x 100m relay team from St Peter’s in Port Macquarie set a new record in this event with a time of 57.96 seconds. In the 11 years girls high jump Grace Smith from St Joseph’s Wauchope equalled the diocesan record with a jump of 1.40 metres.
The Paddy dent Shield was won this year by Richmond Zone.
Diocesan Primary Athletics 2019 Results
Age Champions – Individual
Team Point Score
Junior, 11 years and senior girls champions and runners up 2019
Junior, 11 years and senior boys champions and runner up 2019
Senior boys 800 metre final
Crossing over in the 800 metre boys final
Ty Lockwood from Tweed attempting to equal the Diocesan senior boys high jump record of 1.49 metres
PRIMARY ATHLETICS CARNIVAL PROGRAMME – FRIDAY 23RD AUGUST RIVERVIEW PARK, SOUTH LISMORE
Polding Athletics – 14 September 2018 Hunter Stadium, Glendale, Newcastle
Diocesan Primary Athletics – 24 August 2018 Riverview Park, South Lismore
View the results (PDF)
Polding Athletics Results – Glendale 8 September 2017
Track Results 2017
Field Results 2017
Athletics Results 2017