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Regional Athletics 2019

On Wednesday October 16th, twelve of Greenvale Primary Schools finest athletes attended the Meadow Glen Athletics Track in Epping to compete in the Regional Athletics Carnival.

With spirits high, our students competed with great vigour and energy throughout the day. With regional representation being once level below state, the competition was fierce. Greenvale Primary School was fortunate to have a number of students medal including:

Nethasha – 3rd Discus
Matthew – 2nd 1500 and 3rd 800
Dumini – 2nd Triple Jump
Mischa – 1st Discus and 2nd Hurdles

Congratulations to all of the students who made it this far, you are well and truly outstanding athletes.
Thank you to the parents who came along to support our students and good luck to Matthew, Dumini and Mischa who will go onto compete at the State Championships on October 24th.

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Divisional Athletics 2019

On Tuesday September 10th, forty Greenvale Primary School students attended the Divisional Athletics Carnival at the Meadow Glen Athletics Track.

In mild conditions, our students competed with great skill, sportsmanship and spirit. We experienced a range of results with 12 students winning their way through to the Regional Championships in Term 4.

Thank you to the parents who supported our students on the day, and to the staff members for working tirelessly.

Congratulations to all students who attended, representation at Division is an amazing achievement.
Good luck to the students who will go onto compete at the Region event.

Your hard work and determination is a credit to your results. Keep it up!

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District Athletics 2019

On Monday August 26th, sixty-eight Greenvale Primary School students attended the Meadow Glen Athletics Track in Epping to compete in the District Athletics Carnival.

In gorgeous sunny conditions our students competed in the range of events including: high jump, long jump, triple jump, hurdles, relay, 100m sprint, 200 sprint, 800m run, 1500m run, shot put and discus.

Throughout the day, our students proudly represented our school to the community, both on and off the track, displaying excellent sportsmanship, athleticism and our school values.

We experienced great success with countless brilliant individual performances, finishing as the Champion School and having many students who will now go onto participate in the Divisional Athletics on September 10th.

To all of the students who will advance onto the next stage, keep working hard and we wish you the best of luck. To everyone in yesterday’s Athletics Team, congratulations on your efforts and I can’t wait to see you all on the track again next year.

Thank you to our amazing staff for working tirelessly throughout the day, and thank you to the parents who came along to support.

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Greenvale Athletics 2019 – results

On Tuesday April 2nd, all students in Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 participated in the Greenvale Primary School Athletics Carnival.

In perfect conditions out on the Bradford Oval, students competed in a range of events including 100m sprint, 200m sprint, 800m run, 1500m run, shot put, discus, long jump and high jump, across four age groups including 9s, 10s, 11s and 12s.

At the conclusion of each event, ribbons were given for first four place getters and points allocated to each House.
There was a trophy awarded for the House with the most points as well as a trophy awarded to the House which had displayed the great school spirit across the Cross Country and Athletics Carnivals.

Results are as follows:
Total House Points
4th: Woodlands 296
3rd: Gellibrand 403
2nd: Cumberland 537
1st: Oaklands 645

Spirit Award
Cumberland

The individual results from this day will make an excellent starting point for selection into the Greenvale Athletics Team, which will go off to compete at the District Athletics on Friday August 16.

Thank you to the school staff for working tirelessly throughout the day and especially to the parent volunteers who have given up their time to make the

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School Sport Australia – Track and Field Championships 2018

Between Friday November 23rd and Tuesday November 27th, Mischa, Kean and Max from Greenvale PS competed in the School Sport Australia Track and Field Championships, held at Lakeside Stadium.

Mischa competed in discus with great effort, skill and endeavour. Despite not getting the results she was after the achievement of competing at her first national competition against the best in Australia is a huge win.

Max and Kean both qualified for the 100m and 200m finals and competed in 4x100m relay teams.

Kean placed 8th in his 100m final and 10th in his 200m final making him the 8th fastest 11 Year Old boy in Australia.
Kean’s relay team then placed 3rd, so he was able to take home a medal.

Max placed 3rd in his 100m final and 1st in the 200m final taking out his first National Championship.
This places Max as the fastest 12 Year Old Boy across 200m in Australia.
In his relay, Max’s team placed 2nd, just getting run down by QLD in the final few meters.
Max has been able to take home a gold, silver and bronze across the championships.

Well done to all three students. Competing at a National Championship is an

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State Athletics 2018

On Monday October 29th, three of Greenvale Primary Schools top performing athletes attended the School Sport Victoria, State Track and Field Championships. This was held in gorgeous conditions at Lakeside Stadium in Albert Park.

Mischa, Kean and Max have been working hard all year, in and out of their Physical Education sessions with an aim of improving their physical performances.

Their athletics journeys have been varied, with some relatively new and others years in the making.
For their 2018 School Sport Victoria journey, it started all the back in Term One, when they competed at our Greenvale PS Athletics Carnival, winning their way into the Greenvale PS Athletics Team.
As they have progressed through the School Sport Victoria system they have proudly represented our school and made significant contributions to our success at District, Divisional, Regional and now State levels of competition.

Mischa represented Greenvale Primary School for the second time at the State Championships, this year claiming third in the 10 Year Girls Discus.

Kean made his first State Championships appearance, placing second in the 11 Year Boys 100m Sprint and 3rd in the 11 Year Boys 200m Sprint (by only the tighest of margins).

Max competed in his

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Regional Athletics 2018

On Wednesday October 17th, eleven Greenvale Primary School students attended the Meadowglen Athletics Stadium in Epping to compete in the Northern Region Athletics Carnival.

With this level of athletics being one below state, the competition was tough and talented.
Our students proudly represented our school across a range of events including high jump, long jump, discus, 100, 200, 1500, relay and hurdles, competing with excellent sportsmanship and determination.

Well done to all students who attended, your skill and athleticism to get you so far through the School Sport Victoria system is a credit to your hard work and training. I hope to see you continue this next year.
Special congratulations go to Kean, Max and Mischa who will continue on to compete in the School Sport Victoria Athletics State Championships on Monday October 29th, across 100, 200 and discus. We wish you all the best.

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