Ben Gibson wins the 2018 Men's Great Court Race

On Wednesday the prestigious Great Court Race was held at UQ. The annual race consists of a 636m dash around the sandstone Great Court. This year current Cromwell Fresher Benjamin Gibson (Free Ranger) took line honours in the individual Men’s Great Court Race. In doing so pocketing the $300 prize packet and chiselling his name on the sandstone trophy.

The 17-year-old has had numerous successes since joining the college. In his first feature in college sport he won the competitive Inter College Cross Country in March. He also went on to place 2nd at the Queensland Short Course Champs earlier this month.

Currently being the state U20 800m champion, Ben is now looking forward to a successful Inter College Athletics carnival in September.