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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.

Current newsletters

May/June Footprints

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


 
 Sunday 9 June 2024 
6k for 70 plus age groups
Check in 8:30am for   9:00am  start
Location:Meet at Collingwood Athletics Track, George Knott Reserve, Heidelberg Road, Clifton Hill
Click HERE to enter
Entries  close 21:00 on Tuesday 4 June 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

AMA Indoor Throws Championship

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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.


The Landy goes to Karen Carah

Landy competitors
The competitors in the Landy 
The top 8 after running a 200m and 1000m made it to the Final of the Landy with the next 8 running in the consolation final. A great night enjoyed by all the competitors. 
 


Karen Carah winner of the Final with Rob Mayston  (Pres) and Richard Trembath founder of the event.
1 Karen Carah (BH30+) 47.26 (95m)
2 Carolyn Fox (BH30+) 50.54 (95m)
3 Rob Italia (CC30+) 50.75 (62m)
4 Stephen Barker (GG30+) 50.81 (74m)
5 Adam Delbridge (CW30+) 51.98 (48m)
6 Mike Bieleny (KN30+) 52.45 (69m)
7 Leslie Williams (DS30+) 52.85 (85m)
8 Bernie McLoughlan (DO30+) 53.39 (91m)

 
Andrew Watts winner of the consolation final with Rob Mayston (Pres)1 Andrew Watts (BH30+) 48.40 (85m)
2 Margaret Tweedie (DO30+) 50.10 (123m)
3 Gerald Brown (DO30+) 51.88 (69m)
4 Helen Anderson (DS30+) 53.22 (107m)
5 Matt Banks (MO30+) 53.79 (51m)
6 Mark Purser (DO30+) 54.81 (55m)
7 Yassine Belaabed (WW30+) 55.16 (94m)
8 Jameson Perrine (DO30+) 56.75 (29m)

For videos of the events go to the Doncasters Masters Facebook page at:

https://www.facebook.com/doncastermasters

Future events

2024 VMA 8/6km Cross Country C/ship

June 9 @ 08:30:00 AEST - 11:30:00 AEST

VMA 6/8km CC C/ship Sunday 9 June @8:30am George Knott Reserve  Heidelberg Road Clifton Hill

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

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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
www.australianmastersathletics.org.au