Category Archives: Winter Race Reports

XCR ’19 Round 5 – Sandown

July 6, 2019

Box Hill won four divisions at the Sundown Relays on 6 July, led by star performers Harry Summers, Courtney Powell and Doug Buckeridge.


Over 50s men’s team claims victory at Burnley

September 2, 2018

Box Hill’s over 50s men continued their unbeaten run at Burnley on 2 September, and wrapped up the winter premiership.


XCR Round 6 – Albert Park

July 21, 2018

Box Hill had a great day at the Albert Park Road Race, with our Premier Division men’s team taking out the team’s race and Lachlan Doehmann winning a gold medal in the U16 3km event.


XCR Round 5 – Sandown relays

July 7, 2018

Box Hill’s men shone at the Sandown relays, collecting two gold medals, two silvers and a bronze.


XCR Round 4 – Bundoora

June 20, 2018

It was a big day of cross country races at Bundoora Park with about 1700 athletes taking part in the Athletics Victoria and Victorian All Schools Championships. Box Hill had some great results, winning the men’s division 2, Under 20 and Over 50s team events and finishing 2nd in the men’s Premier Division.


XCR Round 3 – Cruden Farm

May 26, 2018

Box Hill athletes led by Andre Waring, Scott McKenzie and Ashlee Treagus performed exceptionally well in Round 3 of the XCR’18 season held on a sunny afternoon at Cruden Farm, Langwarrin.


XCR Round 2 – Myrniong

May 5, 2018

Box Hill had a great day in the 8km cross country at the new venue of St Anne’s Winery, Myrniong. We had team wins in the men’s Premier Division, Men’s Division 2 and the Men’s Over 50 division.


Great season finale at Princes Park

September 16, 2017

Box Hill finished the XCR’17 season on a high note with some great performances at the final event of the season, the Princes Park Relays.


Beating the odds at Burnley

September 10, 2017

After a tremendous eight rounds of XCR competition by our men’s team, things were not looking great for round 9, with a number of our best runners ill, injured or unavailable for the half marathon at Burnley on 10 September. But some exceptional individual efforts ensured a strong team performance.


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.