MASTERS excel in Vic Masters Titles; 19 GOLD. (32 medals and 3 Victorian Records).


What an outstanding championships for our Masters athletes. Twelve of them contested these championships, earning 32 medals (19 GOLD, 5 SILVER, and 8 BRONZE). In addition there were 3 victorian records set as well as a number of club age records. Marlene Gourlay contested 8 events for 5 Gold and 3 Bronze, set age 65+ records galore. Alex Newman was fantastic . in the Pole Vault for 3.80m setting a Masters Club Record held since the late 1970s by former Club Captain Ian Sivell. Gwen Steed had 2 GOLDS in the walks in the over 70s while Leigh Phelan and Russell Short made Victorian Records in their events. Well done ALL. Magnificent. Vic

Age Athlete Event Place Performance
30-34 Josh Plante Shot 7.26m SILVER 10.26m
40-44 Alex Newman 100m 5th 12.74
    Javelin 800g GOLD 35.15m
    60m 8th 8.23
    Discus 2kg BRONZE 32.12m
    Shot 7.26kg BRONZE 9.89m
    Pole Vault GOLD Club Rec3.80m
  Peter Macknamara 3km Steeple GOLD 10:36.11
  Leigh Phelan 60m GOLD Vic Rec         7.26
    200m GOLD 22.36
45-49 Kurt Golonka 400m SILVER Age CR       55.68
    60m SILVER 8.22
    200m SILVER 25.28
    800m 6th 2:25.97
  Mickael Soussan 1500m BRONZE 4:43.55
    800m SILVER 2:14.93
  Russell Short Discus 2kg GOLD 38.64m
    Shot 7.26kg GOLD Vic Rec14.58m
50-54 Andrew Crawley Javelin 700g BRONZE 30.31m
    Hammer 6kg GOLD 28.87m
    Weight Toss GOLD 11.08m
    Pole Vault GOLD 2.30m
    Shot 6kg GOLD 9.75m
    Discus 1.5kg GOLD 32.27m
  Joe Zammit Shot 6kg SILVER 9.64m


Age Athlete Event Place Performance
50-54 Louise McLean 100m 5th 16.05
    60m 4th 9.89
    200m BRONZE 34.10
65-69 Marlene Gourlay 1500m GOLD 6:19.57
    100m BRONZE 18.11
    2km Steeple GOLD Vic Rec   9:41.24
    400m GOLD 84.47
    5000m GOLD 22:53.82
    60m BRONZE 11.30
    200m BRONZE 38.43
    800m GOLD 3:21.00
70-74 Gwen Steed 3000mW GOLD 12:18.33
  1500m W GOLD 9:57.25



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