Melbourne Marathon Festival – report from Athletics Essendon and the Red and Blacks

Medibank Melbourne Marathon 2018 – Drink Station #11. Fifteen volunteers from Aths Essendon – the red and black team enjoyed an early start to our Sunday morning arriving around 7.30am at our drink station #11 on Wellington Parade.  A warm but windy 27C was forecast for the Medibank Melbourne Marathon Festival day with record numbers […]

Melbourne Marathon Festival – Club report.

Well done to all our club distance runners who took part in one of the five events last Sunday in the Melbourne Marathon Festival. Melbourne Marathon Festival Sunday 14 October 2018   Runner 10km Race Overall Gender Age Category P.B. 7,958 Finishers Time Place Place Category Place   1 Charlotte Wilson 35.14 32 3 F […]

Moonee Valley Athletics Centre closure for track re-laying.

  TRACK CLOSURE   Our track will be closed from Tuesday 30th October. We are told it will be finished by Christmas.   We will have full use of Pavilion, Gym and Club Room during this time.   All nearby clubs have allowed us to use their tracks. We need to be courteous. Check before […]

AV Shield Round 2 Report.

AV Shield Round 2 Report. 13/10/18. report by Steve Murphy. Last Saturday 13 October for round 2 of AV Shield most of our athletes travelled away and out to Doncaster to the Tom Kelly Track, for another perfect afternoon of spring weather and track and field competition. Numbers were a little bit down from most […]