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Victorian Masters Track and Field Championships

Victorian Masters Track and Field Championships

Congratulations to our Masters Athletes who competed in the Victorian Masters Track and Field Championships which were held in Doncaster over the weekend. Great weather for great competition. Well done to the following athletes who won medals in their respective age groups.

Victorian Milers Club Meet 5 results

Victorian Milers Club Meet 5 results

A successful night for all 4; Yara a solid sub 2:30, Thomas only 1 sec off his PB with 4:31, Robert winning his race with a 6-7 sec PB 4:14 and Jackson SMASHED his PB by approx 9 sec running 4:09 ???

Western Athletics 6th most successful club over T&F championships

Western Athletics 6th most successful club over T&F championships

Congratulations to all of the Western Athletics open athletes who competed in Championship events throughout the track season.

Video: Luke Stevens 400m final win at Victorian Track & Field Championships

Here a a video for Luke Stevens 400m final win. Congratulations Luke and John Henry. Awesome team work.

Help us win $5,000 by earning points at the Pancake Parlour

Help us win $5,000 by earning points at the Pancake Parlour

Help us win $5,000 by earning points for our club via The Pancake Parlour’s Club Rewards program in 2019:

Five Western Aths teams 2nd, 3rd and 4th at AV Shield Final

Five Western Aths teams 2nd, 3rd and 4th at AV Shield Final

Well done to the five Western Aths teams and all of the athletes who represented our great club in the AV Shield Final!!!

40+ ladies finished 3rd, U18G 4th, U16G 4th, U18B 2nd and U16B 3rd - no Premierships, but lots of great team work & comaradrie.

Jack Rayner selected for world cross country and places 3rd in Marugame Half Marathon

Jack Rayner selected for world cross country and places 3rd in Marugame Half Marathon

World Cross Country selection - photo by Athletics Australia

Coming off dominating the Australian road race scene, winning the Commonwealth Half Marathon championships and placing second at the Zatopek 10,000m; Jack Rayner continued his fine form finishing second at the World Cross Country selection trials at Stromlo Park and securing himself selection in the Australian team.

Running education night - 12th February

On Tuesday 12th February 2019, experts from our sponsor Symmetry Physiotherapy and Practical Podiatry will be visiting the club to talk to us about recovery modalities, nutrition and foot strengthening. Contact Aimee Lane by 11th February to RSVP. Flyer details below.

Wins and club records broken at Steigen Spectacular

Brayden on his way to break the club record U17 200m record - Photo by Stu Macaulay

Some great racing by Western Athletics runners yesterday evening at John Landy Field in the Steigen Spectacular.