Monthly Archives: April 2014

Hawaii beckons Nick

Nick Walker is set to contest the World Trailing Running Championships in Hawaii later this year. The Ron Bendall squad runner will contest the 10km event over diverse terrain through dense rain forest and broad open valleys at the Kualoa … Continue reading

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Elite Athlete Scholarships for Will, Anthony

Will Richardson and Anthony Collum have received Elite Athlete Program scholarships from the University of Technology Sydney. The Ron Bendall squad athletes received their scholarships at a ceremony at the university on Wednesday night. Earlier in the year their training … Continue reading

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It’s a record!

Ron Bendall squad members set 16 UTS Northern Suburbs club records in the 2013/14 season. Leading the way was sprinter hurdler Matt Wood who set five, while masters athlete Ashley McMahon knocked up three, including two State records, and World … Continue reading

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Women sprinters, hurdlers are top of the pops

Ron Bendall squad athletes dominated the UTS Norths’ women’s sprint and hurdles rankings for the 2013/14 season. Katrina Hunt topped the 60m rankings from Ali Bartholomew. Katrina also headed the 100m list from Bella O’Grady. She and Bella also were … Continue reading

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World Juniors relay camp for Kat, Anthony

Katrina Hunt, Anthony Collum and coach Ron Bendall will attend a World Junior Championship relay camp in Brisbane on the weekend. Katrina has been selected in the Australian women’s 4x100m squad and Anthony has been selected in the men’s 4x100m … Continue reading

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Jo sets three personal bests

Jo Biddle set three personal best performances on her way to finishing sixth in the Australian u/16 years girls heptathlon championship in Melbourne on Friday and Saturday. Jo set new marks in the 200m and 800m and better her overall … Continue reading

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Janet and Caroline help Australia to relay record

Janet Naylon and Caroline Layt helped the Australian women’s 45+ years 4x200m relay team to an Australian record at the World Indoor Masters Track and Field Championships in Budapest last week. The girls broke the previous Australian indoor record by … Continue reading

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Nick and Kate conquer the mountain

Nick Walker helped UTS Norths to the teams title at the NSW Mountain Running Championship at Orange on Sunday. And his training partner Kate Hobbs won the under 20 women’s title. Kate was the sixth woman across the line and … Continue reading

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Dave shall not grow old

Beach sprinter Dave Smith finished his season in fine style at the North Narrabeen Surf Life-Saving Club Championships on Saturday. Dave, 57, was way too quick for his much younger rivals, taking out the 40+ years 70m sprint. ┬áBut he … Continue reading

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