University of Queensland’s Great Court Race
|UQ’s Great Court|
This year the event program also included a 70-metre sprint race and an inter-college relay, with Duchesne College and Kings College the reigning champions respectively (2012).
The main race is open to all UQ undergraduate students, while all UQ staff and students (including postrgraduate students) are welcome to enter the sprint event, with prizes for the winners.
Women’s Sprint Final: Caitlin Feeney
Open Women’s Final: Caitlin Sargent
Women’s College Relay Final: Women’s College
Men’s Sprint Final: Luke Evans
Open Men’s Final: Jack Bruce
Men’s College Relay Final: Kings College
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