April 29, 2015
PRESENTATION NIGHT ON THIS FRIDAY!
The Box Hill Athletic Club Presentation Night will be held at the club rooms on this Friday night, May 1. Don’t miss out!
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.
Date: Friday, May 1
Venue: The Graeme Olden Room (upstairs at the club rooms)
Cost: $10 ($20 per family)
Includes hot finger food, supper, soft drinks, tea and coffee.
No need to book, just pay on the night.
We hope to see you all there!
XCR’15 ROUND 2 AT LARDNER PARK ON SATURDAY, MAY 9 – Enter Now!
The second round of the XCR’15 season will be held on the testing hills of Lardner Park (between Drouin and Warragul) on Saturday, May 9.
To compete in this event you must enter via the AV website or better yet purchase a series ticket which enters you for all the individual events for this season.
Series tickets cost:
Open and Overage: $95 for six races
Under 20: $75 for five races
Under 18: $60 for four races
Under 16: $50 for four races
Under 14: $50 for four races
We are hoping to have a big turn out of athletes for this event.
SAM WINS AT HANGING ROCK
Congratulations to Sam Dipnall who won the hilly 19km Run the Rock fun run at Hanging Rock in a time of 68:00 minutes ahead of over 300 other runners.
Want to help coach little athletes?
Box Hill Little Athletics Centre is looking for help with coaching of their cross country runners, let us know if you can help.
ATHLETICS VICTORIA SUMMER SEASON SURVEY
We encourage all members to give their feedback on the past summer season track and field competition by completing the AV online survey. Also feel free to pass on any further feedback to AV and/or to the Club
The XCR’15 season is underway. We are hoping to have a record number of athletes competing for Box Hill this winter season.
With 56 athletes and a high number of juniors competing in round 1 at Jells Park, this season is looking promising (despite a number of our open men being unavailable for the first event)
May 9, Saturday, XRC’15 Round 2, Lardner Park Cross Country
May 30, Saturday, XCR’15 Round 3, Lake Wendouree Road Race
June 13, Saturday, XCR’15 Round 4, Bundoora Cross Country Champs
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
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.