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Approaches to The Log! Some entertainment from Sunday's Drysdale run.

(thanks for the snaps Jo!)
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Approaches to The Log! Some entertainment from Sundays Drysdale run. 

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🏃‍♀️🏃🏃‍♂️This Sunday’s race is the Beyond – Ocean Grove Riverside 8km.

Date: Sunday June 23rd 2024

Start Time: 9am
Entries Close: 8:30am

Start and finish location is at Ocean Grove Golf Club car park. Course map: gccc.au/event/ocean-grove-riverside-8km/

Registration for the run this Sunday: gccc.au/events-current/member-race-fee-payments/

If you haven’t yet joined as a member this season, please do so using the link here: gccc.au/membership/

Thanks to this week's course directors and van driver.

Remember the usual things:

-Numbers must be worn front and back or you risk being disqualified from prizemoney and championship points.
-Bring your own drink container (we will have water)
-Entries close at 8:30am. All the helpers need a decent warm up.
-Don't forget your new timing chip. Last year's timing chips no longer work.

For further info, please visit our website: www.gccc.au

Thanks to our sponsor this week:
www.movebeyond.com.au/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/likebeyond/

Geelong Cross Country Club acknowledges the Wadawurrung people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we run. We pay our respects to elders past and present.
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🏃‍♀️🏃🏃‍♂️This Sunday’s race is the Beyond – Ocean Grove Riverside 8km.

Date: Sunday June 23rd 2024

Start Time: 9am
Entries Close: 8:30am

Start and finish location is at Ocean Grove Golf Club car park. Course map: https://gccc.au/event/ocean-grove-riverside-8km/ 

Registration for the run this Sunday: https://gccc.au/events-current/member-race-fee-payments/

If you haven’t yet joined as a member this season, please do so using the link here: https://gccc.au/membership/

Thanks to this weeks course directors and van driver. 

Remember the usual things:

-Numbers must be worn front and back or you risk being disqualified from prizemoney and championship points.
-Bring your own drink container (we will have water)
-Entries close at 8:30am. All the helpers need a decent warm up.
-Dont forget your new timing chip. Last years timing chips no longer work.

For further info, please visit our website: www.gccc.au

Thanks to our sponsor this week: 
https://www.movebeyond.com.au/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/likebeyond/ 

Geelong Cross Country Club acknowledges the Wadawurrung people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we run. We pay our respects to elders past and present.

Corrective Chiropractic Bellarine 7000 metre Handicap



The field of 62 who travelled to Drysdale on Sunday for the Corrective Chiropractic Bellarine 7km handicap experienced excellent running conditions whilst tackling the challenging course. It was club treasurer, Sean Thompson, who excels on undulating courses who was victorious by 150m from Michael Minney with Hugh Fleet-Barry ten metres astern in third place. Thompson’s previous win was at the hilly Inverleigh course in 2021. First year member Adele Bartran, was the fastest female by a minute whilst Hamish Renkin was narrowly the fastest male. Shane McMurrich was recognised for reaching his 100th run milestone.

Top ten: S Thompson 33:19, M Minney 28:49, H Fleet-Barry 27:42, B Ellis 35:03, H Renkin 26:26, D Wright 30:15, S Pretty 35:02, G Clarke 40:36, S Hamilton 36:31, S Van Rooyen 33:26.

Fastest times:

Under 20 male: H Renkin 26:26

Under 40 male: H Fleet-Barry 27:42, L Drady 27:58

Under 40 Female: A Bartram 34:33, S Hamilton 36:31

Veteran Male: R Cross 26:31, L Haines 29:39

Veteran Female: T Staehr 36:31, F Kavenagh 36:34

Masters Male: R Kimpton 35:33, S Andrews 36:13

Legends Male: Z Coric 31:29, S Pretty 35:02

Legends Female: C Crawford 40:20, P Galvin 48:14

Supervets Male: V Gaspar 39:50, G Clarke 40:36

Magic Money R Kimpton



Next week’s race is an 8km race at Ocean Grove at 9:00 am.

Entries close at 8:30 am. New members welcome. Visit www.gccc.au
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Corrective Chiropractic Bellarine 7000 metre Handicap

 

The field of 62 who travelled to Drysdale on Sunday for the Corrective Chiropractic Bellarine 7km handicap experienced excellent running conditions whilst tackling the challenging course. It was club treasurer, Sean Thompson, who excels on undulating courses who was victorious by 150m from Michael Minney with Hugh Fleet-Barry ten metres astern in third place. Thompson’s previous win was at the hilly Inverleigh course in 2021. First year member Adele Bartran, was the fastest female by a minute whilst Hamish Renkin was narrowly the fastest male. Shane McMurrich was recognised for reaching his 100th run milestone.

Top ten:  S Thompson 33:19, M Minney 28:49, H Fleet-Barry 27:42, B Ellis 35:03, H Renkin 26:26, D Wright 30:15,  S Pretty 35:02, G Clarke 40:36, S Hamilton 36:31, S Van Rooyen 33:26.

Fastest times:

Under 20 male: H Renkin 26:26

Under 40 male: H Fleet-Barry 27:42, L Drady 27:58

Under 40 Female: A Bartram 34:33, S Hamilton 36:31

Veteran Male: R Cross 26:31, L Haines 29:39

Veteran Female: T Staehr 36:31, F Kavenagh 36:34

Masters Male: R Kimpton 35:33, S Andrews 36:13

Legends Male: Z Coric 31:29, S Pretty 35:02

Legends Female: C Crawford 40:20, P Galvin 48:14

Supervets Male: V Gaspar 39:50, G Clarke 40:36

Magic Money R Kimpton

 

Next week’s race is an 8km race at Ocean Grove at 9:00 am.

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2024 Geelong Half Marathon

Event details
The 2024 Geelong Half Marathon was held on Sunday April 7th, 2024.

As well as being the Geelong Cross Country Club’s annual fundraiser, your entry fees will directly help raise funds for community organisations. Thanks to your support, last year we donated $20,000 to the Andrew Love Cancer Centre at Barwon Health.
Registration opening late 2024
The course
The Geelong Half Marathon is run on a fast, scenic course along the beautiful Barwon River.

The 5 km runners cover the first 2 km of the Half Marathon course and then proceed upstream beside the Barwon River before turning back and running downstream and through to the finish line.
Registration opening late 2024
Entry fees
Geelong Half Marathon: $70 till 31st Dec 2023/ $80 / $90 after 10th March 2024
5 km Run: $30 until 31st Dec 2023 / $35 / $40 after 10th March 2024

Reduced rates available for Australian Health Care Card Holder or under 18.
Registration opening late 2024
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