Active Feet 6km Handicap

April 21, 2024

A perfect morning for running saw a bumper field of 125 turn out for the Active Feet 6km handicap at South Barwon Reserve on Sunday. The new course which included some grassy sections was lauded by all. A big shout out to Michael and Alister for ensuring no-one became lost.

Fifteen year member, Rob Solly hung on to win by 10 metres from the fast finishing Adam Ryan with Stephen Beaulac 50 metres back in third. It was Solly’s third club win and his first since success at Drysdale in 2016.

Invitation runner, Gergina Mervin was the fastest female with under 20 invite, Angus Macafee the fastest male. Sharon Pedersen and Daryl Hurst were each congratulated on reaching their 200 and 100 run milestones respectively

Top 10 Placings

R.Solly 25.43, A.Ryan 22.15, S. Beaulac 25.17, S. Curtain 22.01, V. Gasper 27.28, Z. Krstevski 25.34, L. Ryan 24.56, S. Andrews 26.48, A. Ward 24.10, D. Hurst 31.12.

Fastest Times

  • Under 20 Male: A. Macafee 20.15, H. Renkin 20.34.
  • Under 20 Female: J. Johnstone 27.58C. Paul 32.18
  • Under 40 Male: L. Drady 20.59, H. Mack 21.41.
  • Under 40 Female: P. Minney 25.20, A. Bartram 26.39.
  • Veteran Male:  R. Cross 20.49, A. Brown 21.00.
  • Veteran Female: G. Mervin 24.33,J. White 26.08.
  • Masters Male: A. Ward 24.10, R. Lindsay 24.49.
  • Masters Female: S. Pedersen 26.10, S. Andrews 26.48.
  • Legends Male: K. McNulty 26.24, S. Pretty 28.02.
  • Legends Female: S. Howell 27.43, C. Crawford 30.39.
  • Supervets Male: D. Elward 25.40, V. Gasper 27.28.
  • Supervets Female: C. Stephens 31.15, M. Blood 53.41.
Next Sunday’s race is an 8 km event at the Portarlington foreshore at 9:00 a.m. Registrations need to be submitted by 8:40 a.m.

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