Entries by Sam Quennell

AV Shield Round 1 is Live!

The AV Shield season is almost upon us with just over a week to go. Today we are delighted to open pre-entry for Round 1 of the 2017/18 AV Shield season! To make it simpler we have created an ‘AV Shield Entry Guide’ that will assist you when entering. In recent weeks Athletics Victoria provided […]

2017 Magpie Multies

Entries are now open for the 2017 Magpie Multies to be held at the home of Collingwood Harriers Athletics Club, Heidelberg Road, Clifton Hill, Victoria on the weekend of October 7/8th. This event is a National Permit Meet. For eligible AV Members who enter and participate in the  Magpie Mutlies, your results from the events […]

Princes Park Relays Wrap

Cold. Sunny. Wet. Dry. Wind chill. We had everything on Saturday morning for the final event on the XCR’17 calendar – the Princes Park Relays. However, the weather didn’t seem to deter athletes, as they arrived eager to tackle a new course. Geelong Region took out Men’s Premier Division in a time of 56:01. They […]

Princes Park Relays Preview

Tomorrow is the final round of the XCR’17 season! And what better way to finish than with an epic relay battle out at Princes Park… As is stands in the Men’s Premier Division, Knox and APS United are facing relegation, with Western Athletics, Box Hill 2 and Frankston all looking to make the jump from […]

Burnley Half-Marathon & Junior 5km Wrap

An absolute cracker of a day out at Burnley for the Half-Marathon & Junior 5km with record numbers in attendance! Liam Adams (Athletics Essendon) was simply too strong for the rest of the field, finishing comfortably in first place, with a time of 1:04:54. Mitch Brown (Athletics Essendon) came in second with a time of […]

Round 9 – Burnley Half-Marathon & Junior 5km

After a little break from Anglesea we’re back for the second last round of the XCR’17 season. And there’s no better way to jump back into things than with a half-marathon! No doubt there’ll be plenty of fresh legs on Sunday which makes for a exilerating day of competition. On-the-day entries are available for all […]

Victorian Officials Selected for the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Thirty-two Victorian Officials have been selected as Technical Officials and will have the honour of officiating at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games next April. In total, 177 green and gold Officials have been appointed alongside 29 International appointments. The inclusion of the Victorian Officials for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games followed a recruitment […]

Malvern Harriers Athletic Club – 125 Year Retrospective Exhibition

The Malvern Harriers Athletic Club was established in 1892 after several members of the Malvern Gymnastic and Athletics Club enjoyed a run together after gym practice and is one of Australia’s oldest athletic clubs. This initial run soon evolved into organised cross country and hares & hound events throughout the local area. In 1994 Malvern […]

2017 Australian Half-Marathon Championships

With temperatures sitting in the low 20’s, the Victorian Half-Marathon team ventured to the Sunshine coast to contest the Australian Half-Marathon Championships. With injuries striking the women’s team of Virginia Moloney, Erchana Murray-Bartlett and Jessica Lees (all Collingwood Harriers) late in the week, the Victorian men’s team remained healthy enough to storm home with the […]

Anglesea Surf Coast Ekiden Relay – Preview

Ever wanted to compete in a marathon but felt you were not quite up to it? Ekiden is a Japanese term which generally refers to a long-distance relay running race, typically conducted on roads. An Ekiden Relay is commonly held over the marathon distance of 42.195km with teams of runners completing legs of varying distances. […]