Athletics Day Information

The 2024 Athletics day will be on Friday 16th February, 8.40am-3.10pm

Age Groups:

You are a Junior if you are:

Under 14 as at 1st January 2024

Year of Birth in - 2010, 2011

You are an Intermediate if you are:

 Under 16 as at 1st January 2024

2008, 2009

You are a Senior if you are:

Under 19 as at 1st January 2024

2005, 2006, 2007

All students are permitted to come to school in MUFTI on athletics day. Students should dress in their allocated house colours. If Year 9 and 10 students decide not to dress up, they are required to attend athletics day in their PE uniform. 

Shoes are encouraged, but students will be permitted to compete in bare feet.

Students who reach qualifying standards in both track and field events will be invited to represent Rutherford College at the Western Zone Athletics 

It is compulsory for all Year 9 and 10 students to participate in a minimum of 1 track and 2 field events where they will receive participation points for their house.

Track events available:








Field Events available:

Shot Put


Long Jump


High Jump

School Houses:

Tane Mahuta - Green

Tama-nui-te-ra –Yellow

 Raumauko - Red.