On Friday 22nd September 2017, 55 children represented our school at the annual WASP’s Cross Country event at Wantage Park.
The afternoon was made up of 4 races; year 3/4 girls, 3/4 boys, 5/6 girls and 5/6 boys. Wantage was represented by an A, B and C team in each race.
The year 3/4 girls started off the afternoon with their race. We finished with 5 top 10 finishers including Jessica 2nd, Rose 5th, Kara 7th, Olivia 8th and Alice 9th. In the final standings the A team finished in 1st place and the B team in 3rd.
Thomas led the Wantage A year 3/4 boys home finishing in 7th place, followed in by team mates Zachary 12th, Flynn 15th and Szymon 21st finishing in a very close 4th place.
In the year 5/6 girls race Rachel led the team finishing in 3rd place, closely followed by Mia in 5th place. Evie and Estelle completed the team finishing in 11th and 12th place respectively, securing the A team 2nd place.
The year 5/6 boys finished off the afternoon with Wantage A team finishing in 2nd place. The 4 runners finishing in the top 12 places with Caspar 5th, Charlie 7th, Alex 9th and Edgar 12th.
Final team results:
Year 3/4 girls Year 3/4 boys Year 5/6 girls Year 5/6 boys
1st Wantage A 4th Wantage A 2nd Wantage A 2nd Wantage A
3rd Wantage B 8th Wantage B 4th Wantage B 6th Wanatge A