Click here for all the
latest Geelong Region Cross Country Team results and news
& Facebook page
2013-14 Track & Field
Competition Geelong Cup, Landy Field, 2.00pm
Saturday 15th March 2014,
****One Hour Run
Championships date change****
This event will now be held one week later than scheduled. It is now on
at 6.00pm, Wednesday 26th March 2014
****The Geelong Cup
meeting scheduled for this Saturday, 15th March has been cancelled****
****Geelong Athletics 2013-14 Track & Field Competition (AV
Shield) Round 11, Landy Field, Saturday 8th March****
(2013-14 Calendar) (AV Shield
'Rebel Sport' & 'Runner's World'
Bellarine Athletics 4 Bridges Fun
Run Sunday 9th March 2014
Full Results and Images here
2013-2014 'McDonald & Co. Real Estate'
Handicap & Presentations, Eastern Park, Monday 4th March
Report by Geoff McDonald
A record number of 75 participants attended the final run of the 23rd
season of the Twilight Trot sponsored by Mc Donald & Co Real Estate and
conducted by Geelong Athletics on Monday evening at Eastern Park.
Juniors who qualified were handicapped over one lap of the long course
whilst the seniors eligible for the Joyce Lockyer Memorial Trophy were
handicapped over two laps of the long course. Those participants who did
not qualify ran or walked over the same course.
Narelle Wiffen ran a big personal best time to take out the Joyce
Lockyer Memorial Trophy in a corrected time 25.27. David Board had the
fastest time overall of 16.05 followed by Dom Godfrey in 16.29
Henry Spry was the handicap winner of the junior U13 run over one lap
followed in second place by Jaron Hobbs and Matilda Hobbs in third
End of Season Awards
U13 – Winner – Olivia Hobbs, R/U – Bethany Dean.
13 – 34yrs – Winner – Jamie Rowan. R/U –. Maria
35 - 50 - Winner – Angela Hobbs . R/U – Narelle Wiffen.
50+ - Winner – Patti Galvin. R/U – Mary Clough.
U13 – Winner – Jaron Hobbs. R/U – Oscar Davalga.
13 – 29yrs – Winner – Andon Saplamaev. R/U – Joel
30 – 39yrs – Winner – Brad Seller. R/U Leigh Marriner.
40 – 49yrs – Winner – Michael Hobbs. R/U – Geoff Wiffen.
50+ - Winner – Peter Urban. R/U – David Simpson.
Introduce a Friend – Olympia Boxer
Joyce Lockyer Memorial Trophy – Narelle Wiffen.
Geelong Athletics wishes to thank its sponsors McDonald & Co Real
Estate, Charles Crawford & Sons Funeral Directors, DeGrandi Cycle &
Sport, Geelong Bowling Lanes, Barwon Water, Steigen & Subway.
Thank you to the Geelong Advertiser & Geelong News for publishing the
race report each week and to those people who assisted in the running of
the event throughout the season.
Chilwell top club at the Athletics Victoria Country
Championships in Ballarat, 24th, 25th & 26th January
Athletics Chilwell - the Champion Club
at the 2014 Country Championships,
performing near the top in both men's
and women's categories to outscore
(Men's winners) and Eaglehawk (Women's
President of Athletics Chilwell,
receiving the Margaret Saunders Country
as overall winners at the Victorian
Andrew Bews & Steve Polizzi
Christian Davis (COR) gold medallist, William Humble
4x400 Relay Gold Medallists Athletics Chilwell,
Silver Medallists Geelong Guild
Gold Medallists in the 4x400 relays - Athletics
Chilwell Open Women and 40+ Women
Jessica Fitzpatrick (GG) gold medallist, Georgie
Boal (GG) silver, Lucy Fyffe
(CHI) Bronze in the U18 200m
Hamish Baylis (DKN) gold, Hashmat Ali (CHI) bronze
in the U20 800m event
****Invitation throwing events have been added to the Shield
programs (Amended AV Shield
Program One will now have Invitational Discus (greater than 30m) Men &
Women at 4.45pm
Program Two (starting this Saturday Nov 16) will now have Invitational
Hammer Throw (greater than 30m) Men & Women at 1.20pm.
& Invitational Javelin (greater than 25m) Men & Women at 4.30pm
Please note that only 3 throws will be allowed and if there is a lack of
officials the athletes will have to assist with running the event.