Category Archives: Winter Race Reports

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.


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.


Anglesea Ekiden Relays, 12 August 2017

August 12, 2017

Box Hill places third in Anglesea Ekiden Relay and wins the 50+ division Box Hill AC was a bit depleted on Saturday at the Ekiden Relays at Anglesea with a number of runners unavailable or competing in the City to Surf race in Sydney. Weather conditions were unpleasant with a howling wind gusting at up to 80 […]


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.


Lake Wendouree Road Race, 29 July 2017

July 29, 2017

Victorian 15 K Road Championship around Lake Wendouree 29 July By Ian Sloane This race has been held around Lake Wendouree in Ballarat for a number of years.  There were several changes this year, with the start and the finish being moved and the junior races being held over 6 kilometres, previously contested over 5 […]


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.


Albert Park Road Race, 16 July 2017

July 16, 2017

GOOD RESULTS AT ALBERT PARK Box Hill appears to have won the men’s Premier Division, Division 2, Division 4 and the Division 6 team’s events in the 10km road race at Albert Park on the weekend. In cold (very cold!) windy conditions the Box Hill boys put in a great team effort to finish with […]


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.