Entries by Andrew Gooding

XCR is back!

Jells Park hosts the first edition of this year’s XCR, the round which in 2017 saw 1,111 members competing – our second highest participation rate ever.   The first round of last year’s XCR proved to be a decisive one, with many of those victorious going on to take out the overall Teams Pennant. In […]

XCR’18 Handbook

XCR’18 is almost upon us and all of the information you need in regards to entry process, venues and locations, racing distances and much more is now available, so make sure you download the XCR’18 Handbook here. Entries for Rd 1 at Jells Park close at 11:59am on Monday 16th April, so be sure to […]

Office closure due to Melbourne F1 Grand Prix

Due to road closures and restricted entry to Albert Park as a result of the upcoming Melbourne Formula 1 Grand Prix, Athletics Victoria’s office will be unattended from Monday the 19th of March until Tuesday the 3rd of April, 2018. During this time, AV staff will be working remotely and will be contactable in the […]

Australia Day OAM Honours

It was with great pride that three members of Athletics Victoria’s extended family were announced as recipients of Order of Australia Medals (OAM) in the Australia Day honours this year. Lavinia Petrie was awarded an OAM for Service to Athletics in Victoria, Simon Baker was awarded his OAM for Service to Athletics, particularly Race Walking, […]

2017/18 AV Shield Season End On A High

Another season of AV Shield has been run and won, culminating in a huge day of competition at Lakeside on Saturday. The program was interrupted early as the Queen’s Baton Relay entered the stadium as part of its long journey to the Gold Coast for the Commonwealth Games. Across 14 different categories, their emerged 12 different […]

2XU On Show at Vic Junior Champs

We’re thrilled to have 2XU attending the 2018 Victorian Junior and Para Track & Field Championships from February 23-25 to show off their latest range, including their celebrated compression products. Be sure to drop by their tent and check out what they have on offer.

XCR’18 Season Taking Shape

We’re not willing summer to end by any means, but alas, it will be over before we know it. The colder months aren’t all bad though; the fashion is better, open fires are kind of nice, but above all else, it’s the time for XCR! Planning is well underway for XCR’18 and yet again there are […]

“The Countries” all done for another year.

Last weekend, 766 athletes descended upon Llanberris Reserve in Ballarat for the 2018 Victorian Country Track and Field Championships. The weekend’s program was modified to protect athletes, spectators and officials from the afternoon heat, but the average temperature across the five sessions still averaged above 30 degrees with unseasonably high humidity making it feel like […]

Stadium Closure Times

Lakeside Stadium will be playing host to a visiting international team during the period from the 29th of January through to the 8th of February. As a result, there will be no access to the stadium at the following times and dates – Monday 29th January – 4:30pm to 8:00pm Tuesday 30th January – 9:30am […]

AV Office Closure

As a result of road closures at Albert Park this Thursday the 25th of January associated with the 2018 Towards Zero Race Melbourne, the AV office will be closed for the day. Should you have any urgent needs on that day, please email andrew@athsvic.org.au

2018 Australian Under 20 3000m Championships

The Australian U20 Women’s 3000m Championships is being held at Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre on Friday February 2nd, 2018. Click here to begin the online entry process. Entries close Friday January 26, 2018 at 9am.  If you have issues completing your registration, please contact ANSW for help prior to entries closing.