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Any new members  between now and 31/12/22 will have their membership extended through to the end of 2023

Member enquiries:  Ewen Wilson 
registrar@vicmastersaths.org.au

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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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May/June Footprints

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

VMA Track & Field Championship

Sat. – Sun. 11th-12th February @ Doncaster Athletics Track
$10 per event with 5th event free (last year $20/event)
Entries close:
February 3, 2023 23:59 (Melbourne Australia)
New feature:
Teams competition
draft timetable       To  T&F registration form

“The Great Southern Pentathlon” VMA’s Bradford/Sheehan Pentathlon Championship

 Sun. 19th February @ Lakeside Stadium
$20 entry fee covering all five events
Entries close:
February 10, 2023 23:59 (Melbourne Australia)
New feature:
Teams competition
 Draft timetable     To Pentathlon registration form

VMA news


AMA Indoor Throws Championship

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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.


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 […]

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

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To register click HERE


WMA Track and Field Champs 

Gothenburg, Sweden   13 August – 25 August 2024 

The WMA Competition Committee and the WMAC Gothenburg LOC 

WMA Competition Committee and the WMAC Gothenburg LOC are looking for International Volunteer Officials (IVO) who have an extended Masters Officiating experience and are interested in applying to officiate as an IVO at the 2024 WMA Stadia Championships in Gothenburg Sweden.

If you are interested and believe you have […]

 

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

  • Less than 250 days to go!
  • Check out the draft program on the official website (https://amahobart2024.com.au/).
  • Final program will be released Saturday 10th March 2024.
  • Registrations will open on Saturday 18th November 2023.
  • Early Bird registration is $70 plus $20 per individual event entered.

Fiona Lennon

Chair – Tasmanian AMA Championship 2024

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