Sports News

Sports News • Sport • Student Life • Taupo College


Waikato / Bay of Plenty Mountain Bike Champs


Our Mountain Bike students earned more great results this week at the Waikato / BOP Champs at Te Miro Mountain Bike Park. This event attracts large numbers of competitors across the wider Waikato, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty region and our students did us exceptionally proud.

Coen Nicol          1st place u/15 Boys

Mia Cameron      1st place u/16 Girls

Sean Onishi        1st place u/17 Boys

James Officer      2nd place u/17 Boys

Corban Nicol       1st place u/19 Boys

Josh Wigram       8th place u/15 Boys


North Island Secondary Schools Mountain Bike Champs

U16 Ni Schools

Congratulations to our students who competed in the North Island Mountain Bike Champs over the weekend. Exceptional results once again from all of our students, with placings achieved by the following students.

U20 Mixed relay team (composite): Joep Lenoir, Corban Nicol, Sammie Maxwell (Tauhara College) - 1st place

U16 Boys relay team: Coen Nicol, Sean Onishi, James Officer - 1st place

U17 Boys enduro: Max Voss - 2nd place

U16 Boys XC: Sean Onishi - 3rd place

U15 Boys XC: Coen Nicol - 2nd place




NZ Schools Triathlon Champs

We were once again well-represented at the NZ Schools Triathlon Champs in New Plymouth last week. Congratulations to the following place-getters.

U19 Mixed Team Tag relay: Ivan Abele, Hannah Howell, Sophie Howell, Ben Raven - 3rd place

U16 Boys triathlon: Ivan Abele - 2nd place

Ivan Nz Schools