Athletics Bendigo Region clubs excelled at last weekend’s 79th running of the Victorian Country Track and Field Championships in Ballarat. Just as it had done the previous six editions, Eaglehawk reigned supreme in the race for the Margaret Saunders Country Cup as number one club on the Australia Day holiday weekend. The Hawks scored 1423 ½ points to hold the Cup after three days of hot competition at Llanberris Reserve in Golden Point.
As some of you may be aware, the renaming of the Bendigo Athletics complex has been opened up for consultation and feedback by the City of Greater Bendigo. We encourage all members of the athletics community to fill out the survey linked via this article to share via the 'Let's Talk Greater Bendigo' website with their thoughts
McKindlay, Boyd and Berg win gold at Athletics Victoria’s 2022-23 Track and Field Championships at Lakeside Stadium
GOLD and a residential record to Eaglehawk's Angus McKindlay in the Open Mens 400m Hurdles capped Bendigo Region's run at Athletics Victoria's latest state field and track championships, which also included a gold medal for Shot put star Emma Berg and Harrison Boyd in the Under-20 3000m. Jayden Padgham took the silver behind Boyd whilst Tullie Rowe opened the weekend with a sublime run to silver in the Open Women's 1500m.
Eaglehawk Athletics Club extends its dominance at the Victorian Country Track and Field Championships
EAGLEHAWK Athletics Club has extended its run of team dominance at the Victorian Country Track and Field Championships to six titles in a row.
The Bendigo Regional Athletics Track is set to be abuzz this Saturday 8th of October, with the return of the Little Athletics and Athletics Bendigo seasons for 2022-23. Due to the unfavourable weather forecast, the Little Athletics session on Friday night has been re-scheduled to Saturday morning, commencing at 8:15am. The Athletics Victoria Shield League (AVSL) round will commence for Athletics Bendigo athletes in the afternoon from 1:30pm.