VOC athletes began the Cross Country season last weekend, on September 17th.
Thomas Nobbs had another great achievement, competing at the prestigious North American Cross Country Meet, Sundodger Invitational, in Lincoln Park, Seattle. He ran 5000m for the varsity high school. Nobbs had a solid race and finished second with a time of 14.57.80, a personal best of 35 sec. With this new time, Thomas Nobbs, is ranked 4th place in all-time results, and ranked as a first all-time Canadian athlete for this cross country meet.
Ben Paetzel ran a strong 4km race at Pinetree coming in 3rd with his best time of 14.00.
Thomas Nobbs is competing at the Portland Cross Country Invitational on Sept 24, and other VOC athletes will compete at the South Fraser cross country Meet and the Vancouver Spirit Run on Sept 25th at Jericho Beach Park.