2015 Winter Bulletin No. 13

June 24, 2015


The next round of the XCR’15 season will be the 10km road race (3km for women U14, U16, U18, U20 and men U14, U16). This event will be held on this Sunday morning, June 28. The 3km race will start at 8:30am and the 10km race for open men and women and U18 and U20 men will start at 9:00am.

Please arrive early and allow time for parking.

The Box Hill table will be located in the back straight stand inside Lakeside stadium.

Box Hill entries for Albert Park road race

8:30am 3km road race:

Murray Lovass

Connor Ogilvie

Chloe Metzeling

Zoe Schwerkolt

Tamsyn Lovass

Amy Rives

9:00am 10km road race:

Men Open and Overage

Steve Kelly

Steve Dinneen

Will Potter

Daniel Clark

Michael Dowel

Dion Finocchiaro

Klarie McIntyre

Peter Green

James O’Connell

Nick Baggott

John Meagher

Welday Mebrahtu

Michael Vaughan

David Jiminez

Andrew Hester

Trent Collins

Luke Crozier

Simon Watson

Tony Langelaan

Peter Stefanos

Chris O’Connor

Dino Crivelli

Graeme Olden

Jack Hill

Simon St. Hill

Andrew Tunne

Oscar Robinson

Men Under 20

Vaughan Smith

Zac Hunter

Raymond Chan

Jack Prendergast

Carlos Norman

Men Under 18

Alex Ritchie

Lucas Pamminger

Women Open and Overage

Julie Norney

Hayley Tomlinson

Grace Kalac

June Petrie

Amanda Harper

Pia Hunter

Liza Henshall

Amelia Savige

Kelly Ulf

Megan Sloane

Meagan Harvey

Nicole Smith





If you wish to make a tax deductible donation to the Barlow Foundation, money that can be used by the Club for capital works or for athlete support, go to the Box Hill Athletic Club website, click on the link to the Australian Sports Foundation website page which will allow you to donate to the Barlow Foundation online.

Or you can follow this link:  http://www.boxhillathleticclub.org/about-the-club/tax-deductible-donations/barlow-foundation/ .



Box Hill and Box Hill athletes picked up a number of awards at the Athletics Victoria Award Night held last week.

Congratulations to Courtney Powell who won the outstanding female athlete award for the XCR’14 season. Other award winners were Julie Norney who was the XCR’14 45+ champion, Molly Tilbrook who was the XCR’14 under 20 champion and Nikki Chapple who was the 2014 Victorian marathon champion. Box Hill also picked up the premiership pennants for the XCR’14 men’s premier division, men’s division 2, men under 20 and women over 40.

Congratulations also to Stephen Ellinghaus, who through his work with Box Hill and Ruyton, was given the Service to Coaching award for the outstanding achievements of his athletes.



Congratulations to Kathryn Brooks and Tayla-Paige Billington who are among the 11 Victorians named in the Athletics Australia Under 19 Talent Squad. It should also be noted that two of the other athletes in the squad, Ruyton athletes Phillipa Hajdasz and Sarah Billings, are coached by Box Hill coaches, Mark Stewart and Tony Marsh.



Winter Calendar

June 28, Sunday, XCR’15 Round 5, Albert Park Road Race

July 11, Saturday, XCR’15 Round 6, Sandown Road Relays

August 1, Saturday, XCR’15 Round 7, Brimbank Park Cross Country

August 15, Saturday, XCR’15 Round 8, Ekiden Relay, Angelsea

August 29, Saturday, National Cross Country Championships, Melbourne

September 6, Sunday, XCR’15 Round 9, Burnley half-marathon

September 19, Saturday, XCR’15 Round 10, Tan Relays




Until June 30 only, a limited number of $30 per hour, session vouchers are available, maximum purchase of 3 vouchers per athlete to be used by December 31. Contact Tom for all the details.

Tom Chuang from Body Knots Studio is also still offering great discounts on massage and kinesio taping to Box Hill members. Call Tom on 0430 179 168 for more information.