Category Archives: Club News

See you at the Classic on 7 February!

January 14, 2019

The highly successful Box Hill Classic is back! As we move toward the pointy end of the track season, the Box Hill Classic on Thursday 7 February is a great opportunity to trim your PB or try for a national qualifying time. 

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Georgia and Nikki in the news

November 14, 2017

Runners Tribe has interviewed our very own 800m star Georgia Griffith and Nikki Chapple, who is the club record holder for 5000m, 10,000m and marathon.

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The track is closed

The Box Hill Athletics track will be closed for resurfacing from Monday November 13. It is expected the resurfacing will take about three months.

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Support the club on Comedy Night – 20 October

October 6, 2017

Box Hill Athletic Club is holding a comedy fundraising evening on Friday, 20 October. Doors open at 7pm for pizza and drinks, and the show starts at 8pm. Tickets are available online – bring friends and family to support the club!

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Tom and Will shine in Wollongong

September 1, 2017

Tom Sellwood and Will Potter raced superbly in the Australian Cross Country Championships on August 26, leading a successful Box Hill contingent.

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Nicola Hogg wins silver in Hobart

August 13, 2017

Congratulations to Box Hill’s Nicola Hogg, who won a silver medal in the Australian All Schools Cross Country Championships in Hobart on August 12.

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Box Hill wins Lake Wendouree Road Race

August 3, 2017

Box Hill’s Premier Division men’s team once again claimed victory in Ballarat on 29 July. Fighting windy conditions over the 15km course, and with several regular runners missing, Box Hill had six men in the top 42 finishers.

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Albert Park Road Race

July 19, 2017

Cold and windy conditions didn’t stop Box Hill’s men claiming several divisions at in the 10km Albert Park Road Race on 16 July.

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Great performances at Sandown Relays

July 12, 2017

Box Hill performed well overall in the annual Sandown Road Relays on 8 July, with 13 teams taking part . Four teams won their division, one came 2nd, four came 3rd, two 4th, one 6th and one 7th.

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Congratulations Georgia!

June 23, 2017

Box Hill’s Georgia Griffith is the first Australian female athlete to achieve IAAF World Championship qualifying standards for both the 800m and 1500m. Competing in the Portland Track Festival in Oregon, USA, Georgia ran a brilliant personal best of 2:00.9 to qualify for the World Championships in London later this year and next year’s Commonwealth Games on the […]

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