Geelong Masters

Geelong Masters 2019-05-15T23:20:20+10:00

John Landy Athletics Field

John Landy Athletics Field is the premier athletics venue in the Geelong Region. The reserve is situated along the banks of the Barwon River and boasts the highest standard of athletic infrastructure in the region. The track is of national standard and the athletic facilities are used extensively by the athletic community and school groups.

The reserve is home to the Landy Field Management Committee who support numerous athletic clubs in the Geelong region.

Everyone Welcome


Everyone, from beginner to elite, is welcome.

Our program is track based, under lights during winter switching to river path runs [3km to 8km] alternating with track events over the summer daylight savings period.

Come along and enjoy yourself – jogging, running, or walking.

Get in touch with us today, we’d love to hear from you!

Our Location

Located in the beautiful suburb of South Geelong

John Landy Athletic Field
(off Barwon Terrace)
South Geelong, VIC 3220

Opening Hours     18:00 – 19:00  WED

Contact Us

MOB       +61 419 314 568

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15th May 2019 Tonight we honoured the 39th anniversary of Geelong masters with the running of the Keith Bird Mile. Keith Bird was a notable runner and founding venue manager for Geelong VMA

The mile is divided into open and Masters sections, with the Open female prize being taken out by Bree McLennan, the masters male by Dan Wright and the Masters female by Sue Howell.

In addition, we saw two new records set during the mile by Kath Oliver and Fred Barnett

In the following 100m, honours went to Bree McLennan in a tight contest over Andrew Beach

Our final run over 2400m was taken out by Tony McRae

Many thanks to Erik, Andrew and Grant for officiating tonight.

Keith Bird Mile Heat 1

Dan Wright         05:16, Rob Jones              05:18, Louis Rowan         05:46, Tony McRae         05:55, Dave Elward       06:02, Sue Howell            06:14, Andy Bruschi         06:18, Paul Stewart         06:22, Mark Humphrey                06:24, Alan Jenkins          06:26, Bree McLennan    06:35

Keith Bird Mile Heat 2

Jeff Walker          07:26, Frank Engelsman 07:46, Kath Oliver            07:48, Grant Baensch     08:24, Jill Coyte (W)      08:58, Daryl Hurst            09:02, Fred Barnett         09:56


Bree McLennan 14.58, Andrew Beach     15.02, Andy Bruschi         15.33, Fred Barnett         24.23


Dave Elward       02:51


Tony McRae       09:04, Mark Humphrey   09:57, Andy Bruschi         10:10, Alan Jenkins          10:44, Paul Stewart       10:50, Jeff Walker            11:17, Frank Engelsman 12:34, Grant Baensch     12:59, Daryl Hurst          14:23, Fred Barnett         15:20

Next week we have runs over 300m, 2400m and 800m from 6pm Wednesday at Landy Field.

New runners welcome



Masters Weekly Results 2007- to present are available on request

Coming Events And News…

The winner of the Bryan Cole  handicap over 2000m on the 13th February; Dave Elward

Bryan Cole presenting the trophy to Dave Elward for the  third time

Jeff Walker; winner of the Ron Campbell one hour time trial

Jeff Walker 2015

Winners of the Master division of the Keith Bird Mile

held on the 39th anniversary of the Geelong Venue, 15th May 2019

Sue Howell

Dan Wright