Entries by Nick Katsonis

Welcome to AVSL

What is AVSL? The Athletics Victoria Shield League (AVSL) is the new name for AV Shield. One Club, One Team, One Score. The performances achieved by all members are now accumulated and contribute to the club’s overall performance. Visit http://athsvic.org.au/events/competitions/avcompetitions/avsl/ for timetables and further information! AVSL Rankings and Scoring AVSL features five graded divisions. Clubs […]

Vale Stuart Robley

Mr Stuart Edward ROBLEY ATHLETICS HISTORY   Stuart Robley was born on 26th June 1932. Stuart’s first involvement with the sport of athletics, and that of his wife Valerie, was to follow their daughter Jane, to the fledgling Little Athletics movement at Geelong in 1967. Down to Landy Field, which would become almost a second […]

Fred Lester Scholarship Fund Training Grants

FRED LESTER DISTANCE RUNNING FUND – Training Grants 2019 Applications are open for the Fred Lester Distance Running Fund Training Grants. The aim of the Grants is to financially assist distance runners who are registered with Athletics Victoria, to achieve higher levels of performance. Athletes between 20 and 30 years of age may apply for […]

Junior Victorian Cross Country Teams

Athletics Victoria are happy to announce the following Junior Victorian Cross Country Teams. Congratulations to all those selected.   U14 Girls U14 Boys Cleo RICHARDSON Jack BOWEN Claire MAHONY Archie HEWETT Declyn TANNER Archie CALDOW Romanee DERBOGOSIJAN Dilan EGODAWATTE Daisy SUDHOLZ Jones GORTON Antje KEMPFF Patrick RETSCHKO Natasha ROURKE Logan TICKELL Soha ABDELRAHIM Harvey ANDERSON […]

Happy 100th Birthday – Amy Burow

Join us in wishing Amy Burow, Life Member of Athletics Victoria, a happy one hundredth birthday.   Mrs Burow has been involved with athletics since she joined the newly formed Victorian Women’s Amateur Athletic Association (VWAAA) at Eastern Suburbs Women’s Amateur Athletic Club in 1934 at 15 years of age. She has maintained a strong […]

2019 Victorian Officials Awards

The Victorian Officials Awards function was celebrated on Sunday 5 May in the Cathy Freeman room at Lakeside and this year our theme was “An Un Birthday party”.     During the day our service badges were awarded to recognise the efforts of our Officials. Congratulations to the following on outstanding years of Officiating: 30 […]

New Coaching Course

We’ve got a brand new course to offer our members. May 5 and May 12 (Full days) The Level 3 Junior Performance Coaching Course Day 1 & 2 replaces the Level 2 Advanced level of coaching accreditation and is a great way to increase your coaching knowledge.  Eligibility: Coaches who are currently financial with […]

2019 Victorian Masters – Full Results

The Victorian Masters Track & Field Championships will again take place at Tom Kelly Athletics Track in Doncaster in 2019. Athletes will compete in five year age groups (30- 34, 35-39, 40-44 etc) across the weekend. Date: Saturday 23rd March & Sunday 24th March Location: Tom Kelly Athletic Track, Doncaster (Melway Ref: 33 J11) (Google Maps) Entries Close: 11:59am Tuesday 12th March – No late […]

Vale Vern Curnow

Vale Vern Curnow. Sadly Vern passed away on Monday and he will be greatly missed by the Athletic Community, especially Gippsland Athletics. An incredible life. Verran William Curnow joined athletics and the Victorian Amateur Athletic Association in the latter half of the 1960’s. Vern was a school teacher by profession and as such travelled around […]

Calling All Coaches

This is your personal invitation to come along to the designated coaches space in the Presidents Room overlooking the track for a cuppa over the Coles AV State Track & Field Championships weekend of athletics. It’s an opportunity to have a chat and escape the heat between your athletes’ scheduled events.  Please remember to bring […]