Entries by Andrew Gooding

You’re invited!

On Sunday, September 23rd, Glenhuntly Athletic Club in conjunction with Caulfield Little Athletics, Maccabi and the Victorian Masters is celebrating the opening of their recently upgraded athletic facility at Duncan Mackinnon Reserve in Murrumbeena, and you’re all invited! All the details can be found here – https://docs.google.com/…/1KpNMjHl8A2ho_Jday2fWh5TqhSq…/edit

Shield is nearly here!

Winter has been a blast with a huge season of XCR18 almost run and won. As we enter spring however, our thoughts start to turn to the track, and the 2018/19 season of AV Shield which is now only 5 weeks away. Athletics Victoria would like to share with you some information on the format […]

Portal and Website Temporary Outage

Please note both the Athletics Victoria website and portal services will be down from 1pm on Thursday the 30th August until 1pm on Friday the 31st August. For urgent enquiries contact the office on 8646 4500. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by this temporary outage.  

Calling all race walking judges.

Athletics Australia, Athletics Victoria and the Victorian Race Walking Club will be conducting a Walk Judging Seminar on Saturday 1st December 2018. The Seminar is open to those interested in becoming Walk Judges and for existing Judges to upgrade. Tea and coffee will be provided on arrival; however, lunch will be at the officials’ own […]

New Scholarship Opportunity

Athletics Victoria is introducing a new scholarship opportunity for those experiencing hardship but who still wish to be involved in athletics in Victoria. The scholarship will be awarded to 15 applicants, in both the track and field and cross country seasons, which will cover the cost of membership with Athletics Victoria. If you, or someone […]

Para-Athletics Classification Opportunity

A para-athletics classification opportunity will take place in November, in conjunction with the Victorian All Schools Championships on Nov 2-4. Registrations for classification will close on Sunday October 21st at 11pm. Full details can be found here: http://athletics.com.au/NationalClassificationVictoria

38th de Castella Run

The 38th edition of the DE CASTELLA  RUN is set to take place along the rolling hills of Kew Boulevard on Sunday 26th August. For those looking to stretch their legs in the lead up to the Melbourne Marathon Festival or those just looking for something to do on a Sunday morning, why not head along to the DeCastella […]

Photo Finish & Result Helpers Wanted

Athletics Victoria needs your help this season. AV are currently looking for volunteers who would be willing to assist in the following roles; Photo Finish Capture and Read Coordinators together with Meet Manager Admin Delegates to assist with seeding and processing results. Anyone wishing to get involved with operating photo finish and or working as an […]

Calling All Officials!

Victorian Officials Committee are holding several Officials Practical Seminars for the 2018 – 2019 athletics season. These seminars are open to all levels of experience, from new volunteers to experienced officials and all seminars are free of charge. All the details can be found by clicking here – Officials Practical Seminars

Team Announcements

National Cross Country Championships Open Team Maleny, Queensland, August 25th Women Madeline Hills Kiah Fry Sarah Klein Natalie Rule Emilie Guy Amy Robinson Emergencies Sarah Waters Jayne Grebinski Men Jack Rayner Andrew Buchanan Harry Summers Ben Buckingham Cody Shanahan Liam Cashin Emergencies Andrew Waring Nick Wightman National Half-Marathon Championships Open Team Sunshine Coast Half-Marathon, Queensland, […]

Junior Cross Country Team Named

Congratulations to the listed members of the 2018 Victorian Cross Country team, set to compete at the Australian Cross Country Championship on August 25th in Maleny, Queensland. Under 14 Boys Under 14 Girls Wolfgang Cotra-Nemesi Amy Bunnage Benjamin Purser Madeline Laven Alexander Angus Claudia Hollingsworth Kane Marriott Kiara Flavel Joel Bell Niamh Tabit Sabastian Etheridge […]

AV 2018-2019 Summer Track & Field Fixtures

With great excitement, we’re incredibly happy to announce the 2018 – 2019 Summer Track & Field Schedule. Be sure to pencil in your events for the season, and why not expand your horizons and try something new! AV Schools Fixtures 2018 Victorian Schools Track Relays: Wednesday 5th September 2018 Schools NITRO Challenge: Thursday 13th September 2018 (Format […]