On Friday all the competitors were : Callum, Aleesha, Georgia, Alex and me [room 9] ; Aidan, Annya, Ryan, James, Chloe, Todd and Tyler [room 8] ; Jahnaka, Abbie, Jack, Penny and Harriet [room 7] went to the Mid-Canterbury cross country.Before the races began at Ashburton Showgrounds, we listened to the person in the bright orange vest.He told all the year 5's where we had to run.The year 5 girls had just came out of the stables as quick as a horse. The year 5 Girls ran around the humungous course, here they come through the finish line here they come WOW! Aleesha got third what an achivement.!Next the year 5 boys races are underway, half-way round the track everyone swets like a monkey and starts to slow down when they came through the finish line.Here they come around come what a battle for the finish line Hooray! I got third woohoo!!! Everyone did very well who competed in the cross country.