Sports Shorts


Congratulations to Savannah-Eve Martin and Doyoun Kim, both Year 12, who recently competed in the North Island Secondary Schools Swimming Championship. Both athletes achieved personal bests with the following results:


2x Gold in 50 Back and 100 Back
1 x Silver in 50 Butterfly
4th in 50 Free and 100 Free
7th in 100 Butterfly and 9th in 100 IM


1 x Silver in 100 Back
5th in 50 Back,
6th in 100 fly and 100 IM
7th in 100 Free and 8th in 50 Free

A huge congratulations also goes to Zoe Crawford who has been named in the 23-swimmer strong team for the 2022 Junior Pan Pacific Games in Honolulu, Hawaii from 24-27 August. In the previous edition of Te Roto we announced that Zoe had also been named in the NZ Surf Lifesaving World Champs Youth Team (Black Fins) who will compete in Italy during September. Amazing effort Zoe.

Zoe’s whānau has started a Give-a-Little page to help support her fundraising for these trips, and there will also be a fundraising evening. We’ll share more details when we have them.


Congratulations to Year 12 footballer Alexis Cook who has been selected to attend the New Zealand Women’s Under-17 training camp, being held in Auckland from 18-24 July.

Alexis, who plays for the Norther Rovers Football Club, is one of 28 athletes selected from around the country to attend the camp.