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2707, 2022

AMA 2022 Marathon Championship results
The Victorian masters members 2022 AMA marathon results.
W60
Caroline MacDonald Victoria 3:53:48 2nd
M50
Antony Rickards Victoria 2:43:58 2nd
Grant Simpson Victoria 2:44:44 3rd
Justin Murphy Victoria 2:54:35 4th
M55
Michael Eury Victoria 2:40:11 1st
George Dyer Victoria 3:44:26 2nd
M60
Christopher Worsnop Victoria 5:27:54 1st

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2007, 2022

EOI Team Manager for 2023 WMA Indoor Championship

Expression of Interest for the position of Team Manager WMA Indoor Championships Torun Poland  25th – 31st  March 2023 now open.

The closing date for  applications for Australian Team Manager for World Masters Indoor Championship in Torun 2023  NOW closes […]

2007, 2022

The latest AMA Newsletter – June 2022 is now available

 

http://www.australianmastersathletics.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/AMA-News-JUN-2022.pdf

1907, 2022

Browne Shield competition after round 3
On Sunday 17 July another  large field fronted to Braeside park in less than ideal conditions to run the annual Eric Greaves Memorial 1o km Road Race and VMA 10km RR Championship.   
The individual results can be found results and records […]

1607, 2022

Eric Greaves 10km Road Race start List

 A great strong field with 29 women and 51 men entered. Click below link to view list

2022-EricGreaves10kmRoadStartList

 

607, 2022

2022 Age Graded Calculator now available

The proposed new  WMA  Age Graded Calculator (2022) is now available on the  website.  Go to the  Results/Records section to access vi this website.

You can go directly to it here

507, 2022

World Championships update  4/7/22

the following information has been provided courtesy of Graham Ford (manager at Doncaster venue).

These are currently underway in Tampere, Finland.  Current medalists are:

 Congratulations to Andrew Jamieson with two golds in the M75 walks, […]

2606, 2022

Inter Venue Winter Track Challenge

Another great competition for the Intervene Winter track challenge organised and hosted by the Doncaster venue but this time held at Box Hill track as the Doncaster track was still closed after the upgrade to the track was all but complete.

Doncaster and […]

1706, 2022

Browne Shield competition after round 2
A large field fronted to the Collingwood  venue for the 6/8km  Cross Country Championship. The Browne Shield is close with only 1 point between Knox and Casey Fields.
Fastest over the 8km course:  (under 70’s)
Shane Grund   (40-44)   26:58
Julie Norrie   […]

2205, 2022

50th Anniversary Polos on sale
The remaining stock of men’s and women’s  50th Anniversary Polo Shirts are now available for purchase at the regular price of  $40 until all stock sold.

All members who joined prior to 1/1/2022 have their names on the back along with service […]

2105, 2022

50th Anniversary 3km final medal Results

As a result of a timing confusion at  the 50th anniversary celebration on March 6 only half of those who competed in the 3km on the day received a time. Members who had run in the original 3km on […]
1805, 2022

3km track age graded C’ship -Sun 5 May ’22

full range of photos on Facebook  curtesy of Christine McArdle and Rob Italia

For results click here

905, 2022

Wed  11/5 Entries close 11:59pm for 3km track  championship at  Duncan Mckinnon Reserve
Link to registration 
There are 24 entries so far  (midday Monday  9/5):
Casey Fields  4,  Coburg 1,  Collingwood  2,  Croydon 1, East Burwood 2,   Eastern Masters 1, Geelong 1, […]

905, 2022
50th Anniversary Polos 
50th Anniversary Polos will be on Sale at the AGM for the regular price of $40.
Any remaining stock will be available online from Monday 16 May until all sold out also at $40.
205, 2022
Browne Shield new inclusive scoring system  
– It is all about participation!

All members who run in the Browne Shield during the winter will score points for their venue

FIRST event Tuesday 17 May 10km Track at Collingwood Link to registration  […]

2004, 2022

The “Winter inter-venue track challenge”
is on again back at it’s usual time.

Organised by Doncaster Venue at the re-laid track at
Tom Kelly Athletics Track Doncaster

Sunday 19th June 2022 […]

1904, 2022

VMA 3000 Metre track championship
Location:Duncan Mackinnon Reserve, cnr North Road and Murrumbeena Road
Report in by: 10:30 am

Start: 11:00 am

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1204, 2022

Note: Shield points are awarded for each age group

2303, 2022

1003, 2022

SEEKING VOLUNTEERS

As in previous years the VMA provide volunteers to assist the AV officials in delivering events at the Vic Masters Track and Field Championships
If you can contribute some time to ensure  the smooth running of one of the major events on the VMA calendar it […]
2302, 2022

RESULTS NOW PUBLISHED  -Go to Results  section of the website then select “Recent results 2012>>               or click HERE

Thanks to all those that came  along and supported our members competeing in the Bradford Sheehan T&F pentathlon championship 2022  held at […]

1802, 2022

Last chance to register for:

VMA Bradford Sheehan T&F Pentathlon Championship

Sunday 6 March 2022

Duncan McKinnon Reserve Athletics Track 819-821 […]

1102, 2022

VMA Throws Pentathlon Championship Sunday 27 March 2022

Location: Duncan Mackinnon Athletic Track 
10am start for the first group
Registered here

Interstate or overseas master’s athletes are welcome […]
1002, 2022

Link to the    AMA February 2022 newsletter
Covers:

  • WORLD MASTERS RANKINGS membership extended for 2022
  • Update on 2022 AMA NATIONALS in Brisbane
  • AMA Awards nominees list for 2021
  • Latest Australian records
  • 2022 WORLD MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS TAMPERE, FINLAND
1002, 2022

On 17th February 2022 the Frankston Peninsula venue cordially invites all Masters Athletes to help celebrate the auspicious occasion with its members on this memorable night, if possible.

The inaugural manager Rex Chugg formed the venue at Ballam Park in […]
902, 2022

VMA 50th Anniversary registration is now open
The afternoon includes catered luncheon and anniversary events.
Sunday 6th March 2022 noon to 4pm
Featuring: lunch, anniversary events, 50th celebration
102, 2022

VMA Bradford Sheehan T&F Pentathlon Championship

Sunday 6 March 2022

Duncan McKinnon Reserve Athletics Track 819-821 North Rd, Murrumbeena

Register at:
3101, 2022

Registration now open

Click here to to go to the registration site

The Melbourne Track Classic is being held at Lakeside from 5pm on Saturday 19th March.

As a result the timetable for the Victorian Masters T&F Championships has been reversed. What […]

3101, 2022
Victorian race walker 49 year old Kelly Ruddick broke the W45 5km Walk WR  Saturday 29/01/2022 clocking 23:14:48 for the distance.
Starting off lapping at 1:55:57 winding up all the way finishing off with a last lap of 1:42.
Kilometre splits of 4.48, 4.47, 4.41, 4.33, 4.24.
A truly […]
3101, 2022

CHEMIST WAREHOUSE signs partnership with Athletics Australia for  2022

Athletics Australia has announce a 12-month partnership with powerhouse pharmacy retailer Chemist Warehouse.

 

Click here for  More on AA sponsorship with Chemist Warehouse

 

1801, 2022

 

SPECIAL PROMOTION CONCLUDED ON 31 JANUARY 2022

The special promotion for the 50th Anniversary Polo Shirt concludeds at 11:59PM on 31/1/22.

However the 50th Anniversary Polo Shirt will still be available from 1/2/22 but at the regular price of $40.

It is now only available through the VMA merchandise site.
click Here […]

501, 2022

 

Registration for the 2022 Championships is now open, and the final closing date for receipt of entries will be 7th March 2022.

Register Here

Entry fees and other fees are as follows:

  • $60 “early-bird’ admin fee for those who […]
2112, 2021

Congratulations to all VMA members who completed the 2021  Melbourne Marathon, which is also the VMA Marathon Championship.

Among the results were some outstanding performances including the following Melbourne Marathon overall age group positions across the line:

  • Vick Thompson   2nd    W75
  • […]
912, 2021

As at 9/12/21 the following records on the VMA website have been reviewed and  updated:

  • Victorian Masters multi event records
  • Victorian Masters records
  • Australian world records
  • Australian championship records
  • Australian indoor records
  • AMA multi event records

Fo directly to records page:https://vicmastersaths.org.au/records-2/

2911, 2021

 

Fifteenth John Gosbell 5000 m

Fifty runners from seven venues and the Gosbell family ran in the Jhn Gosbell 500m on the 25th November. Thanks very much to all the people at East Burwood who worked hard to make it a special event.

Pramesh […]

2811, 2021

2811, 2021

Shepparton Athletics Club is promoting Masters Athletics as an entry point into their club.

Great idea. Other clubs could consider it. 30+ fitness is potentially a huge market.

511, 2021

Vic Masters Instagram account  launched 5/11/21.

Instagram account: mastersathleticsvic

511, 2021

World rankings website

Reminder to members the AMA has a membership of the World Rakings Websitewhich means all VMA members can access the rankings and also lodge performances as per the guidelines.

The site can be accessed at: https://mastersrankings.com

111, 2021

Website: https://www.brisbane2022nationals.com.au

Registration for the 2022 Championships opens from 3rd January 2022, and the final closing date for receipt of entries will be 7th March 2022.

At this stage the intent is to maintain the 2020 entry fees, which are $60 “early-bird’ admin […]

1010, 2021

The AMA website now has copies of the  Veterans Athlete newspapers edited by our very own Mike Hall  from 1986-1992.

Some great history of our members are hidden away in the issues.  The December 1987 issue is particularly interesting with commentary and results of the World title held in Melbourne.

Link to […]

3009, 2021

2022 membership renewal now open

In 2022 we are celebrating 50 years of the Victorian Masters (initially Victorian Veterans until 2002). To celebrate we are offering a commemorative polo shirt  for  $10 at time of registration. Those who register prior to 1/1/22 will have their names on the back of the […]

2409, 2021

Mike and Penny Hall – 7 News feature

7 News interview billed as: “Australia’s fittest retirees are powering through lockdown”