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The VMA

Masters Athletics offers fitness, fun and fellowship across a range of athletic activities for men and women aged 30 and over. Victoria boasts a membership approaching a thousand, whilst the total for all Australian state clubs is over 3,500.The philosophy of the Masters movement is PARTICIPATION.

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July/August Footprints

To find out what's ahead and catch up on recent results download the latest edition of Around the Grounds


 
 Sunday 14 July 2024 
(Eric Greaves Memorial race)
Check in 9:30am for   10:00am  start (early starters notified separately)
Location:Braeside Park, Braeside  ( Mel. Map 88 D8 )Entrance Lower Dandenong Road
Entries  are now closed

 
 Sunday 11 August 2024 
Check in 8:30am for   9:00am  start
Location:Knox Regional Netball Centre, 9 Dempster Street, Ferntree Gully

Note change of location from last year as Knox track and rooms are closed.
Click HERE to enter
Entries  close 21:00 on Tuesday 6 August 2024

VMA 30+ Teams Winter Track Challenge
 Sunday July 28th 2024
Location:Tom Kelly Athletics Track, 125a George St, Doncaster
Click HERE to enter
Entries  close 21:00 on Monday 22 July 2024

National Cross Country Short Course Championships
31 August 2024 – 1 September 2024 

The event is conducted by Athletics Australia in conjunction with Australian Masters Athletics.
Location: Symmons Plains Raceway Perth Tasmania (30k from Launceston TAS)
State Masters Association Uniform to be worn for this event.
The masters male and female distance is 4 km.
A time estimate will be required and the cut-off time is 36 minutes.
The event entry fee for the individual run is $52 plus system processing fee.
All enquiries – Lisa Attenborough : treasurer@australianmastersathletics.org.au

Click HERE to ENTER


AMA Indoor Throws Championship

Registration for this event closes at Wed 10 Jul 2024 23:45.

Start: Approx 8:30am
Events: Shot Put, Weight Throw, Super Weight, 56lb, 100lb – Saturday
 Heavy Weight Pentathlon – Sunday
Cost: Entry Fee $70 Plus
Individual Event Fee $15 per event
Throws Pentathlon $25
Total Event Fee Cost including Pentathlon capped at $55

Click HERE for full details

To register click HERE


Results of VMA 30plus 3000m Track Championship

Highlights

  • Lavinia Petrie W80 Australian record; 14:48.58  Age graded 89.26%
  • Yassine Belaabad M70 Victorian Championship record 11:28.23 Age graded 88.95%
  • Yassine Belaabad M70 Victorian Championship record; 11:28.23 Age graded 88.95%
  • 80 entries across 4 heats – a record.

Click HERE for report and FULL RESULTS


Click HERE for all the details

The heat draw for the
VMA 30+ 3000m Track Championship Sunday 5 May

Location:  Duncan Mackinnon Reserve, Murrumbeena 
PLEASE NOTE: As a result of the increased number of participants (80 entered)
The first event will NOW START at 10:00am (arrive by 9:30am)   
Runners need to organise lap scorers for themselves. 

Note: the event will be followed by the VMA AGM  (includes a light lunch for those attending the AGM). 
Please stay for the AGM as we are 
updating our constitution and require member support.

3000m Heats 1 & 23000m Heats 3 & 4

Mike Clapper is the competition manager for the event.

Future events

2024 VMA 30+ 10km Road Championship

July 14 @ 09:30:00 AEST - 11:30:00 AEST

Victorian Masters 30+ 10km Road  Championship Sunday 14 July 2024 (Eric Greaves Memorial race) Event entry: $10, ENTRIES CLOSE Tuesday 9 July @ 9:00 pm

AMA Winter Indoor Throws Championship 2024

July 20 @ 08:15:00 AEST - July 21 @ 08:15:00 AEST

Saturday 20 July to Sunday 21 July 2024 Argentille Equestrian Centre Hunter Valley

2024 Teams Winter Track Challenge

July 28 @ 12:00:00 AEST - 17:00:00 AEST

VMA 30+ Teams Winter Track Challenge SUNDAY 28 JULY The events (in order) are: 60 metres, 600 metres, 800 metres walk, 150 metres, 1 mile, 1600 metres walk, 300 metres, 3000 metres,

Interstate & National News


AMA Indoor Throws Championship

Registration for this event closes at Wed 10 Jul 2024 23:45.

Start: Approx 8:30am
Events: Shot Put, Weight Throw, Super Weight, […]


WMA Track and Field Championship 

Gothenburg, Sweden   13 August – 25 August […]


WMA Track and Field Champs 

Gothenburg, Sweden   13 August – 25 August […]

 

Tassie is hosting the 2024 Australian Masters Athletics Championship from 29th March to 1st April.

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2023 AMA Winter Throws Championship – Mt Gravatt Qld
Sat 30th  Sept to Mon 2nd Oct  2023
Location: ASAC Kessels Road Mt Gravatt Qld
For further details
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