Geelong Masters

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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

Socialise With Us!


20th May 2020

Over the past two weeks, Grant Baensch, Jeff Walker and Ron Jenkins have joined the list of Coodabeen Champions posting 10 or more Virtual VMA runs. Congratulations to you all – OK Mark!, time to get your runners on next week to join this elite group.

Russ Jenkins and Mark Boxer continue to slug it out over 4km, this week going to Russ.  Over the longer journey, and impressive Sarah Cotchett took the honours.

4km in Cyber Space

Russ Jenkins        16:06, Mark Boxer           16:28, Dave Palmer         16:39, Dave Elward               16:45, Mark Humphrey   17:17, Graeme Watkins  17:50, Jane White            17:51, Kelvin Gray         18:02, Ron Jenkins           18:44, Erik Bumbers        19:01, Alan Jenkins               19:32, Jeff Walker            19:50, Frank Engelsman 21:15, Grant Baensch     22:02, Daimin Mole      22:16

8km Virtually anywhere

Sarah Cotchett   36:20, Graeme Watkins  37:46, Stuart Pretty         40:26, Erik Bumbers               40:34, Steve Welsh          40:39, Alan Jenkins          40:46, Kelvin Gray            41:24, Frank Engelsman          43:33, Leo Pye   43:57, Grant Baensch     46:20, Michael Orelli       52:14

My apologies for anyone I have missed – perhaps this week, no one 😊

Next week’s challenges are over 3km and 5km.  Egads!, it will be our tenth competition since the lockdown.

Post on Facebook or email your results to me at before 5pm Thursday.

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