A start in the marathon at next year's Birmingham Commonwealth Games or world athletics titles in the USA is the goal for Bendigo athletics champion Andy Buchanan. The Australian 10km cross-country champion in 2017 and '18, Buchanan's pursuit for Games or world champs selection will heat up in the Melbourne Marathon on December 12. This article was first published in the Bendigo Advertiser.
After consultation with the Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation, the City of Greater Bendigo (the city) is proposing to rename the 'Bendigo Athletics Complex' in Retreat Road the 'Lar Bir Pa Bendigo Athletics Complex'. Members of the public - including members of Athletics Bendigo clubs and users of the athletics complex - can provide feedback or submit a name nomination until August 5, 2021.
Shot put champion Emma Berg has joined an elite group as a multiple winner of the H.H. Hunter Athlete of the Year for Athletics Bendigo Region for the 2020-21. A silver medal in shot put at the national championships in Sydney capped another outstanding track and field season by South Bendigo Athletics Club's star. The H.H. Hunter Athlete of the Year, proudly sponsored by the Gill family, honours a champion sprinter who was killed at Gallipoli.
Th BENDIGO Bats outran rivals to be number one team in three divisions at Saturday’s second round of Athletics Victoria’s XCR ’21 cross-country series raced at Lardner Park near Warragul. The Bats earned enough [...]