Cross Country – Bourke runners qualify for Cross Country trials


Aiko Rose and George Bowden will attend Cross Country Trials at Sydney Motor Sport Park on June 8. PHOTO TWH

St. Ignatius students George Bowden and Aiko Rose recently competed in the Wilcannia-Forbes Diocese Cross Country event, both running 3rd in their respective age groups (8–9-year-old).

George and Aiko have qualified to participate in the next stage of the event, the Polding Cross Country Trials to be held at Eastern Creek, Sydney Motor Sport Park, on 8th June.

St Ignatius Principal John Cowan said it is truly wonderful that the students have advanced to the next stage of the cross country.

“The competition gets fierce as they continue up through the pathway.

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