2017 Rakahuri zone Cross Country Championship

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Event Notes Gender Ages
01 Disabled Athlete - Boys 1Km - Classification: Children can be 8 years old providing they are in Year 5 at school in 2011.

Disabled Athlete Classifications:
PD - Physical Disability - Standing - This classification is for athletes with physical impairments, who don't use a wheelchair, that affects their ability to compete against able bodied athletes. Examples include Cerebral Palsy, Spina bifida, amputee, club foot etc.
VI - Vision Impairment - This classification is for athletes who are, or qualify to be, a member of the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind.
O - Open - This Classification is for disabled athletes who do not meet the criteria for the above classifications (unable to gain a provisional physical disability or vision impairment classification from Paralympics New Zealand). Examples include Down Syndrome, development delay etc.
 
Boys 9 and above
02 Disabled Athlete - Girls 1Km - Classification: Children can be 8 years old providing they are in Year 5 at school in 2011.

Disabled Athlete Classifications:
PD - Physical Disability - Standing - This classification is for athletes with physical impairments, who don't use a wheelchair, that affects their ability to compete against able bodied athletes. Examples include Cerebral Palsy, Spina bifida, amputee, club foot etc.
VI - Vision Impairment - This classification is for athletes who are, or qualify to be, a member of the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind.
O - Open - This Classification is for disabled athletes who do not meet the criteria for the above classifications (unable to gain a provisional physical disability or vision impairment classification from Paralympics New Zealand). Examples include Down Syndrome, development delay etc.
 
Girls 9 and above
03 Yr 5 Boys (2000m)   Boys 9 and below
04 Yr 5 Girls (2000m)   Girls 9 and below
05 Yr 6 Boys (2000m)   Boys 10
06 Yr 6 Girls (2000m)   Girls 10
07 Yr 7 Boys (3000m)   Boys 11
08 Yr 7 Girls (3000m)   Girls 11
09 Yr 8 Boys (3000m)   Boys 12 and above
10 Yr 8 Girls (3000m)   Girls 12 and above