Zach Facioni (OC 2016) to represent Australia at World Championships - Cranbrook School

Zach Facioni (OC 2016) to represent Australia at World Championships

02 Mar 17 by SallyAnn Hunting

Former Cranbrook student, Zach Facioni, has been selected to represent Australia at the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Cross Country Championships in Kampala in Uganda next month. A green and gold contingent of 24 runners will battle it out at the championships on 26 March 2017.After an intensive period of training throughout the summer, Athletics Australia confirmed earlier this month that Zach Facioni is one of six racing in the under 20 category.  Zach’s proud parents will be travelling to Uganda to watch him compete.These championships are hosted biennially, and Zach will be part of Team Australia who has competed at every instalment of the IAAF World Cross Country Championships to date.We wish Zach all the best of luck in next month’s race.