Last night under the dime lights at the historic ES Marks Athletics Field in Sydney, NSW distance running shone bright with a stunning number of records, world junior qualifiers and personal bests. Maybe the athletes were inspired by the appointment this week by Athletics Australia of Ken Green to the role of Gold Coast GOLD Endurance Coach to be based in Sydney.
Last month, the athletics community lost one of its valued officials with the passing of Laurie Hutton on 22 October 2015.
Athletics NSW has partnered with NSW Pro League to improve the pathways and connections between these two branches of the sport. This move opens up a great opportunity for ANSW clubs to attract a number of participants and potential new members to their events and likewise for Athletics NSW members to be exposed to Pro League events.
Week three of the Treloar Shield competition was highlighted by four new world junior qualifiers and the sprinting exploits of Westfields club athlete Hayden Kovacic.