Cross Country Mixed Distance Racing, Barry Curtis Park East Tamaki – 14 May 2022
In order to offer something different Athletics Auckland cross country and road committee promoted races in three time slots with a mass start and each runner choosing the distance they wished to run from the distances offered within each time slot from 2km up to 10km. The event proved popular with runners enjoying the new concept. The results below are the best times for each distance from the three start times.
10km: Jack Paine (Pakuranga) 35:47, Nathan Neale (Pakuranga) 35:55, Dion Wallwork (Pakuranga) 38:17.
8km: Benjamin Rickerby (ACA) 28:09, Sam Schofield (Whippets) 28:27, Tim Hitchcock (Wesley) 28:47. Maiya Christini (ACA) 30:33, Tayla Cox (Owairaka) 32:08, Bethany Bromfield (Owairaka) 32:42.
6km: Christian De Vaal (Pakuranga) 19:02, Ronan Codyre (Pakuranga) 20:36, Jamie Mora (Pakuranga) 20:41. Stella Hammond (Waitakere) 23:40, Holly Harding (Pakuranga) 24:27, Olivia Rooney (Pakuranga) 25:13.
4km: Coen Anderson (ACA) 13:40, Ben Oxford (Pakuranga) 13:56, Alex Wilkins (Pakuranga) 14:06. Imogen Barlow (Pakuranga) 14:56, Boh Ritchie (Hamilton City Hawks) 15:19, Bella Earl (Owairaka) 15:41. Walk: Richie Trathen (Pakuranga) 27:38.
2km: Timothy Wallace (Pakuranga) 6:56, Christian Geldenhuys (Pakuranga) 7:18, Ali Edward (Waitakere) 7:37. Scarlett Robb (ACA) 7:34, Amy Shennan (ACA) 8:11, Kaylee Earl (Owairaka) 8:27.