The first World Cup 2013 races are on in NZ currently as part of the Oceania Carnival. In Middle Distance on Sunday 6 Jan, Ian Lawford placed 56th in the Mens and Aislinn Prendergast placed 40th in Womens. In Sprint Qualifying today (Monday 7 Jan), Aislinn has placed 32nd, which gives her a start place in the Womens Sprint Final tomorrow (8 Jan). Mens Sprint Qualifying is underway now, will report Ian Lawford’s result as soon as it’s known. Sprint Qualifying update: Ian Lawson came in 54th in the Mens.