The Southland Track Cycling Team swept the field to win the Points Shield for a third successive year at the RaboPlus Elite and Age Group Championships at our own ILT Velodrome in Invercargill. The final tally was as follows:
1. Southland 110
2. Auckland 61
3. Canterbury 42
3. Otago 42
And here's the team that made it happen
Back Row: Nick Harris (Asst Coach), Mark Smith (Handler), Roger Nicholas, Richard Eade, Neil Familton, Michael White, Garth Cooper, Jerard Stock, Cameron Karwowski, Ant Leathart, Hamish Presbury, Marie Muhl, Kerry Cox, Chris O'Connor.
3rd Row: Troy Smith, Boyd Thwaites, Pieter Bulling, Jamie Culling, Tom Dawkins, Brehan Cairns, Sarah Tomlinson, Paigan Marshall, Kelsey Timpany, Dillon Bennett, Derek Tan, Jac Dearlove, Kylea Gough, Ross Machejefski (Coach), Sier Vermunt (Manager).
2nd Row: Aiann Cairns (Handler), Marcel Baird, Tom Beadle, Paddy Daly, Jeremy Presbury, Simon Cook, Josh Haggerty, Ethan Thwaites, Kate Dunlevey, Jen Muhl, Lauren Archer, Georgia Timpany, Phil Culling (Asst Manager), Dave Beadle (Asst Coach).
1st Row: Joe Archer, Nick Kergozou, Hamish Beadle, Michael Culling, Erin Criglington, Liam Haggerty, Brooke Brazier, Laura Corkill, Josh Carpenter, Bronwyn Graham.
Absent: Max Presbury (Elite Team Mgr), Mike Cooper (Handler), Laurie Tall (Asst Coach), Eddie Dawkins, Sophie McMurdo, Hamish Tomlinson, Cathy Jordan, Sequoia Cooper, Gabby Vermunt, Kylie Young, Tom Vessey, Jordan Copeland, Sophie Williamson, Colin Horton, Bruce Jones, Tom Scully, James Williamson, Sean Fox, Laura Thompson.
Congratulations team and you can find all the results by clicking here.