2016 Melbourne Marathon – Victorian Team

This year the Melbourne Marathon (16th October) incorporates both the Victorian and Australian Marathon Championships.

In the Australian Championships, the Victorian team will be vying for both Individual and Team honours, with the top three finishers from both the Men and Women, scoring points in the Team event against other Sates and Territories.

Throughout the year the Victorian teams have been extremely successful in all their events:

Australian Half Marathon Championship – Gold Coast – July 3rd

Men – Silver

Women – Gold

Australian Cross Country Championship – Canberra – August 20th

Men – Gold

Women – Gold

Both the Men and Women will be looking to go Gold & Gold on what is their home turf in Melbourne.
The Women’s Victorian Team consists of:

  • Sinead Diver (C)
  • Virginia Moloney
  • Tarli Bird
  • Ellie O’Kane
  • Tracey Austin
  • Nardine Bainbridge


The Men’s Victorian Team consists of (updated as Nick Wightman has pulled out)

  • Stephen Dinneen (C)
  • Duer Yoa
  • Craig Appleby
  • Nic Van Raaphorst
  • Zac Newman
  • John Dutton


Good luck to all who are competing!

Performance. Teamwork. Pride.