Vale Tony Lethbridge

Athletics Victoria are saddened by the news that Ringwood Athletic Club’s beloved member Tony Lethbridge passed away last Thursday. Tony will be remembered by many in the Victorian athletic movement as a passionate supporter and activist of athletics in Victoria. Tony passed away at the age of 89. During his life, Tony was a Victorian Champion over 110m hurdles, with seven consecutive titles, was a revered coach, Summer Competitions Director, and an original member of the Ringwood Athletic Club. Prior to this, Tony competed for St Stephens Harriers…

In recognition of his service to athletics in the City of Maroondah, the new $1.7 million pavilion has been named in his honour at its opening.

Tony will be remembered at a service to be held this Thursday (27/7) at the Heritage Funeral Home, Boronia Road, Wantirna. Proceedings will start at 4pm. All are welcome.