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XCR ’19 Round 4 – Anglesea

June 22, 2019

Box Hill’s senior runners were in top form at the Anglesea Ekiden relays on 22 June, with our men and women over 50 teams both claiming first place. Our division 1 men, division 2 men and women over 40 teams were placed third.


XCR ’19 Round 3 – Bundoora

June 15, 2019

Congratulations to Box Hill’s Harry Summers and Ashlee Treagus, who won gold at the Victorian Cross Country Championships at Bundoora Park on 15 June. In what was a great day for the club, Box Hill won the Premier division men’s competition as well as the men’s division 2, men’s over 50, women’s division 4, women’s division 5 and women’s over 50 competitions. Our teams finished 2nd in the men’s division 5, women’s division 2, and the women’s division 5.


XCR ’19 Round 2 – St Anne’s Winery

June 1, 2019

Box Hill had a successful day at the 8km cross country event at St Anne’s Winery at Myrniong on 1 June. Our club won the men’s Premier Division event thanks to strong performances from Dejen Gebreselassie, Harry Summers, Will Potter, Nick Baggott, Andre Waring and Alex Ritchie.


Jeremy Griffith elected BHAC president

May 12, 2019

Congratulations to Jeremy Griffith, who is the new president of Box Hill Athletic Club following our AGM in May. Jeremy takes over from Chris O’Connor, who has worked tirelessly for the club since becoming president in 2011.


Andre wins club’s 5km handicap

April 27, 2019

Thanks to the timekeepers, helpers and runners who supported the club 5k handicap event on 27 April.


Congratulations to our athletes

April 18, 2019

We congratulate Nana Owusu-Afriyie, Georgia Griffith, Georgia Hansen, Harry Summers and Michael Eury for their achievements.


Great result for our athletes at state titles

March 13, 2019

Box Hill athletes collected 10 gold, 13 silver and nine bronze medals at the Victorian Track and Field Championships held over the first two weekends in March. Congratulations to all of our athletes!


Two AV Shield Premierships for Box Hill!

February 26, 2019

Box Hill had five teams qualify for the shield finals at Lakeside Stadium on Saturday and we came away with two premierships, a second place and two fifth placings. Congratulations to our Under 16 boys and our Under 16 girls who won the premiership in their age groups.


Good luck to our AV Shield finalists!

February 20, 2019

The AV Shield final will be held at Lakeside Stadium on Saturday, and Box Hill teams have qualified in five divisions. Good luck to our Men Open Division 1, Men Over 40, Men Under 16, Women Open Division 1 and Women Under 16 teams!


What a night at the Box Hill Classic!

February 8, 2019

A great night of racing was promised, and Box Hill Athletic Club delivered! National qualifiers were achieved, PBs were slashed and the record 410 athletes gave spectators an exciting night of tightly contested races.