April 15, 2015
JELLS PARK RELAYS ON THIS SATURDAY!
Round 1 of the XCR’15 season will be the cross country relays at Jells Park on this Saturday afternoon, April 18.
All Open overage and men’s Under 20 races start at 12:30pm and consist of each runner completing 2 laps of the course (6km), all other underage events start at 1:00pm and consist of 3km legs.
Please arrive early to check in at the Box Hill tent and receive your new bib numbers and to check for any last minute team changes. The Waverley Rd. entrance to Jells Park is closest to the club tent area.
Draft teams are listed below. Note that these teams are subject to change.
If anyone listed cannot run, please let us know as soon as possible. If anyone not listed in a team wishes to run, let us know and we will try to fit you into a team.
We also need timekeepers and officials for this day so please let us know if you can help.
Men Division 1
- Daniel Clark
- Michael Dowel
- Peter Green
- Steve Dinneen
- Will Potter
- Steve Kelly
Men Division 2
- Trent Collins
- Welday Mebrahtu
- James O’Connell
- Nick Baggott
- David Jiminez
- Andrew Hester
Men Division 3
- Hanson Wong
- Simon St. Hill
Men Over 40
- Simon Watson
- Tony Langelaan
- Dino Crevelli
Men Over 50
- John Meagher
- Bill Dyer
- Chris O’Connor
Men Under 20 (team 1)
- Zac Hunter
- Ben Cox
- Mitch Dyer
Men Under 20 (team 2)
- Ray Chan
- Carlos Norman
- Jack Predergast
Men Under 18
- Scott McKenzie
- Lucas Pamminger
- Alex Ritchie
Men Under 14
- Murray Lovass
- Mac Anderson
- Spencer Anderson
Women Division 1
- Courtney Powell
- Sarah Cant
- Julie Norney
- Hayley Tomlinson
- Grace Brown
Women Division 2
- Hannah Deal
- Grace Kalac
- Liza Henshall
- Louise Rait
Women Division 4
Three runners from:
Women Over 40
Three runners from:
Women Under 20
- Chloe Metzelling
- Imogen Purcell
- Zoe Schwerkolt
Women Under 18 (Team 1)
- Genevieve Wah
- Georgia Hansen
- Paris Powell
Women Under 18 (Team 2)
- Amy Rives
- Louise Ton
- Sophie Schwerkolt
Women Under 14
- Molly McCarthy
- Amy Atkinson
- Tamsyn Lovass
PRESENTATION NIGHT – MAY 1
The Box Hill Athletic Club Presentation Night will be held at the clubrooms on Friday night, May 1. This is a great chance to celebrate another successful year and we hope that all members can attend. This night will also incorporate (a brief) annual general meeting.
BOX HILL ATHLETIC CLUB ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
The Annual General Meeting of the Box Hill Athletic Club will be held at the Box Hill club rooms commencing at 7:30pm. We invite all members and interested parties to attend.
See the attachment for the agenda and nomination form.
CLUB 5K HANDICAP
The Club’s annual 5k handicap race was held last Saturday along the bike paths at Gardiner’s Creek in Box Hill South. Congratulations to Mark Stewart who was first across the line and to Steve Dinneen who won the Frank Tutchener Shield by running the fastest time (after stopping to wrestle a dog along the way!).
Results Frank Tutchener 5 K Handicap 11 April 2015
Place Name Elapsed time Handicap Actual time
1 Mark Stewart 26:45 1:00 25:45
2 Alex Ritchie 27:14 10:10 17:04
3 Julie Norney 27:15 9:20 17:55
4 Murray Lovass 27:18 7:40 19:38
5 Talitha Crawford 27:19 6:00 21:19
6 Simon Watson 27:21 10:10 17:11
7 Graeme Olden 27:34 8:00 19:34
8 Brodie Cross 27:39 8:30 19:09
9 Peter Stefanos 27:40 9:00 18:40
10 Carlos Norman 27:41 9:00 18:41
11 Liza Henshall 27:42 6:00 21:42
12 Lucas Pamminger 27:43 9:30 18:13
13 Grace Brown 27:46 9:30 18:16
14 Tony Langelaan 27:55 10:00 17:55
15 Andrew Hester 27:59 10:10 17:49
16 Hanson Wong 28:13 9:20 18:53
17 Imogen Purcell 28:15 6:00 22:15
18 Steve Dinneen 28:16 12:30 15:46
19 Dino Crivelli 28:18 8:40 19:38
20 Russell Clowes 28:45 8:00 20:45
21 Welday Mebrahtu 28:48 11:25 17:23
22 Amelia Savige 29:12 7:00 22:12
23 Julia Averill 29:15 8:30 20:45
24 Kelly Ulf 29:23 4:30 24:53
25 Michael Dowel 29:36 12:30 17:06:
26 Phillipa Hadjaz 29:37 4:00 25:37
27 Michelle Biggs 29:38 4:00 25:38
28 Jack Prendergast 30:15 9:00 21:15
29 Jack Hill 30:40 8:30 22:10
30 Blake Lucas 30:58 6:30 24:28
Fastest time: Steve Dinneen 15:46
MATT AND NANA TO REPRESENT AUSTRALIA
Congratulations to Matthew Harcourt and Nana Owusu-Afriyie , two of our top under 18 athletes who have been selected to represent Australia.
Matt Harcourt will compete in the Oceania Championships in Cairns in May while Nana has been selected to run in the Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa in September
NATIONAL MASTERS CHAMPIONSHIPS
Congratulations to our medal winners in the Australian masters championships last week.
Andrew Wilcox won the 400m in 51.36 (Vic record and Championship record). 2nd in 100m in 12.17 in the 45-49 age group.
In the same age group, Rob Schwerkolt won the 1500m in 4:24.03 and won silver medals in the 800m (2:06.72) and the 5000m (16:32.12)
In the 50-54 yearrs age group, Andrew Egginton won a silver in the 1500m (4:43.39) and a bronze medal in the 800m (2:16.12)
Apologies for any results we have missed.
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.