Auckland Athletes performed well at the NZ Cross Country Championships over a very muddy course in Wellington on Sunday 5th August.
The Senior Women's Race saw Lisa Cross take the honors from Penny Peskett also from Auckland with Auckland taking gold in the teams.
The Senior Men's Race ended with Oli Chignell (Otago) proving too strong over the 10k muddy course with Auckland athletes Peter Wheeler and Cameron Graves 2nd and 3rd respectively and Auckland again taking gold in the teams.
U18 Men saw Murdoch McIntyre 2nd and Auckland taking 3rd in the teams
Masters Men 35-49 Nick Pannett 1st in the 35-39 grade with Auckland 2nd in the teams
Masters Men 50-64 Alastair Prangnell 1st in the 55-59 grade with Auckland again 2nd in the teams
Masters Women Bridie Hart 2nd in the 35-39 grade, Michelle Hopkins 2nd in the 40-44 grade, Carolyn Smith 2nd in the 55-59 grade, Margie Peat 1st and Karen Crossan 3rd in the 60-64 grade with Auckland 3rd in the teams