Monthly Archives: May 2014

Ashley’s service honoured

Ashley McMahon received a 10 Year Service Merit Award at a Special General Meeting of UTS Northern Suburbs Athletic Club on Saturday night. The veteran sprinter and Ron Bendall squad member is the club’s IT guru and a committee member. … Continue reading

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Bendall named Coach of the Year

Ron Bendall was named coach of the year and his squad took home a further six awards at the UTS Northern Suburbs Athletic Club presentation dinner on Saturday night. Katrina Hunt was named most improved u/20 years female athlete while World … Continue reading

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The man is back!

Sochi Winter Olympian John Farrow is back in sprint training with the Ron Bendall squad. John, who was 17th in the skeleton, the best ever result in that event by an Australian male, returned to training this week. He is … Continue reading

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Liz added to World Juniors squad

Hurdler Elizabeth Clay has been added to the Australian team to take part in the World Junior (u/20) Championships in Eugene, Oregan, in July. She will contest the women’s 100m hurdles as will her training partner Katrina Hunt. A third … Continue reading

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Nominations for Bendall, Bezuidenhout

Ron Bendall and Jackie Bezuidenhout have been nominated for awards at the Athletics NSW poresentation dinner to be held in June. Bendall has been nominated in the sprints/hurdles coach of the year category while Bezuidenhout has been nominated in the … Continue reading

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Good Charlotte cleans up

Charlotte Patterson scooped the pool at the Ravenswood School for Girls  athletics carnival at SOPAC on Monday. The Year 9 student proved herself the fastest girl in the school by taking out the 100m School Championship. She also won the … Continue reading

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Nick conquers the mountain

Nick Walker finished in the top 10 in the 20-34 years age group in the Australian Mountain Running Championship in Canberra on Sunday. He run the incredibly steep 11km up Mt Tennant in a little over an hour to complete … Continue reading

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Kat and Anthony video stars

Katrina Hunt and Anthony Collum star in an Athletics NSW video promoting the World Junior Championships to be held in Eugene, Oregan, USA in July. ANSW social media manager Matt Lynch filmed the pair at training a couple of weeks … Continue reading

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And the winner is . . . ?

Eleven Ron Bendall squad members have been nominated for 17 awards at the UTS Norths Athletics Club presentation dinner on May 25. Sprinter/hurdler Katrina Hunt heads the list with three nominations while whiz kids Bella O’Grady and Anthony Collum and Masters … Continue reading

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Ali’s Cookin’ with gas

Ali Bartholomew has been selected to represent Australia at the Oceania Games at the Cook Islands next month. The Ron Bendall squad athlete will contest the open women’s 200m and 400m.

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