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Springwood students gearing up for Kokoda

30/05/2017
Kokoda Challenge Update
 
It's Brisbane Kokoda Challenge week. This Saturday 3rd June, 28 students and 7 teachers will take part in the 15km, 30km and 48km events starting and finishing at the Brookfield Showgrounds.  
 
Interesting facts
  • We have two sets of siblings participating in this week's events - George Hill and Pat Hill, and James Attwood and Benjamin Attwood
  • If we add in Ricardo Isbon who is doing the Gold Coast 96km event and Ugala Isbon who is doing the Brisbane 15km event, we have three sets of siblings on the school's teams
  • Caitlyn Crowley is participating in her third 30km challenge (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Kaitlyn-Renee Osborn (2015, 2017), Monique Wells, Kushagra Chawla and Samantha Allen (2016, 2017) are participating in their second 30km challenge
  • Aidan Hodder is competing in his second 15km challenge (2016, 2017) and has also completed the Gold Coast 48km challenge (2015)
  • Allysha Nguyen and Aidan Laurantus are participating in the 30km challenge and have previously completed the 15km challenge (2016)
  • Jimmy Khuon completed the Brisbane 30km and Gold Coast 96km challenges in 2016 and is aiming to complete the Brisbane 48km and Gold Coast 96km challenges this year
  • Ali Kosha completed the Brisbane 30km challenge in 2016 and is aiming to complete the Brisbane 48km and Gold Coast 96km challenges this year
  • In total, 10 of the 28 students participating on Saturday have successfully completed at least one distance of the Kokoda Challenge previously - our student veterans