Teenager James Bentley was crowned the Geoff Major Rising Star in Flack Advisory Bendigo Region's awards for the 2019-20 track and field season. One of many talented athletes in Eaglehawk's famous two blue colours, Bentley's [...]
Little Athletics Bendigo are proud to present their 2019-2020 Season Presentations and Awards. We celebrate and congratulate these young individuals who have excelled in each age group - from Under 16 through to Under 7 years old - for both girls and boys. There is recognition with Special Awards, Attendance Awards, Most Improved (PB) Awards and the Grand Prix Awards in Throws, Jumps and Sprints.
Phew, the final instalment of our 2019 - 2020 Awards Presentation Series. This time we celebrate our four major Awards: Outstanding Achievement Award, Alby Jack Memorial Most Outstanding Junior Male, Anne Flack Memorial Most Outstanding Junior Female and the 'H. H Hunter' Athlete Of The Year Award, sponsored by the Gill Family.
This week we recognise the monthly nominees and the overall winner of ‘Geoff Major Rising Star' Award. This Award is proudly sponsored by Flack Advisory. To be considered for the monthly and overall Rising Star Award, athletes will have competed at Bendigo on a regular basis, have shown a significant improvement in achievement, performances recognised from Athletics Australia, Athletics Victoria, Athletics Bendigo and Athletics Bendigo club controlled events, and have been nominated by their Clubs or the Board. And so the nominees are and winner is ...
Here we go! Part two of the Athletics Bendigo 2019-2020 Presentation of Track Award Winners are ready to be revealed, including the: four 'Grand Prix' awards, Allen Stuchbery Memorial - Male and Female Aggregate Awards, AWD Athlete of the Year, 2019 - 20 ‘Charlie Nolan’ Official of the Year, 2019 - 20 Sally Conroy Memorial Female Contributor of the Year and the 2019 - 20 ‘Neil Macdonald’ Veteran Athlete of the Year. A huge congratulations to all of these athletes and officials for their outstanding and consistent efforts throughout the season past.
Listen up! You can beat those isolation blues with these podcasts featuring two Bendigo athletes: Andy Buchanan and Brady Threlfall. Load them up for your next long run and let us know in the comments what you're listening to.
Drumroll please ... the 'first batch' of Award winners of the 2019-2020 Athletics Bendigo Summer track season are ready to be announced! Yes, not with the normal 'fanfare' that we would normally enjoy, but we wish to acknowledge the fine efforts of all of the athletes who competed over the course of the season.
Running during COVID-19: It's hard to stay motivated, right? Well, with the coronavirus pandemic restricting life for Bendigonians (and, well, people all around the world!) you might be wondering what your local athletics clubs in Bendigo are currently planning to do for the upcoming cross country season.
We advise that the La Trobe University Athletics Centre on Retreat Road is currently closed for Group Training due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).Conditions: Individuals who have swipe cards are permitted to continue to use the venue, [...]
Just three weeks into the 2019-2020 track and field season and Moama teenager James Bentley has qualified for the 2020 Athletics Australia national championships. Bentley, 15, ran a personal best of 51.29 seconds for the [...]