Monthly Archives: November 2013

Honours for Nick and Mia

Nick Walker was named the athletics club person of the year at the UTS Sports Awards presentation dinner on Friday night. Fellow Ron Bendall squad member Mia Duggan was named her school’s junior sports woman of the year at the … Continue reading

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The trials and tribulations of John Farrow

Skeleton racer John Farrow, who does his sprint training with the Ron Bendall squad, features in today’s Sydney Morning Herald, in print and on-line. Click on http://www.smh.com.au/sport/winter-olympics/john-farrow-hurtles-towards-recovery-and-the-2014-sochi-olympics-20131120-2xv6f.html to read all about John as he prepares for the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.  

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More records, more gold

Four members of the Ron Bendall squad banded together to win the u/20 men’s 4x100m relay for UTS Norths on the second day of the NSW Relay Championships at SOPAC on Sunday. The winning team was Anthony Collum, Dev Higgins … Continue reading

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Six records, five gold medals at State Relay Champs

Ron Bendall squad athletes helped UTS Norths to six club records and five gold medals on the first day of the NSW Relays Championships at SOPAC on Saturday. Matt Wood started the carnival in fine style running in the u/18 … Continue reading

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World Juniors qualifiers for Kat and Liz

Katrina Hunt and Elizabeth Clay ran World Junior Championship qualifying standards at SOPAC on Saturday. Katrina won the open women’s 100m hurdles in the very fast time of 13.69s to edge out second placed Liz who ran a huge pb … Continue reading

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Nick’s on a roll

Ron Bendall squad member Nick Walker finished third behind World Cross Country representative David Byrne and Olympian Ben St Lawrence in the Ryde Rollercoaster Run on Sunday. Run over 3.2km up and down the rolling hills of Putney Park, the … Continue reading

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Fab four win relay spots

Ron Bendall squad members Matt Wood, Bella O’Grady, Katrina Hunt and Charlotte Patterson have all been selected to represent NSW in relays at the Australian All Schools Championships in Townsville in December. Matt will represent NSW in the boys u/18 … Continue reading

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The snowman is flying!

With less than 100 days to go to the Winter Olympics, skelton racer John Farrow is flying! The Olympic hopeful, who does his sprint training with the Ron Bendall squad, has been in training at Calgary and Mt Whistler in … Continue reading

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Ring that Bella!

Bella O’Grady continues to bring her times down clocking a pb of 12.04s in the open women’s 100m at ES Marks Field on Saturday. Competing for UTS Norths in the Treloar Shield competition she finished third in a quality field. … Continue reading

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