ANZ Combined Champs Whanganui 24/25 February 2018
A group of dedicated athletes, coaches and officials attended the Decathlon and Heptathlon champs at Cooks Gardens at the weekend. Louis Northcott, from Paraparaumu Track and Field Club won the U18 Decathlon with 5223 points. In the Senior Men’s Decathlon, Sean Pay (WHAC) placed 5th with 5437 points, Darin Hunt (Kiwi) placed 6th with 2583 points and Aneurin Hunt (Kiwi) placed 7th with 2010 points. In the U18 Heptathlon, Rose Lovell (Olympic) placed 7th with 3123 points. In the non-championship events Jonathan Sceats (Lower Hutt)won the M16 and Under modified Octathlon with 3386 points (from 7 events) and Anya Dunlop-Brown (Mana) placed 6th with 2058 points in the W16 and Under Modified Hexathlon (from 5 events). Well done to all athletes for completing this challenging event and a huge thank you to the coaches and the nine Wellington officials for their commitment and availability over the weekend. A great experience for athletes, coaches, parents and officials.
Photo by Brett Addison of
Louis Northcott from Paraparaumu T & F who won the MU18 Decathlon