It has been emailed to all members with an email address. A number of members have not advised us of email changes – if you have not received the programme by email please advise Barbara, email@example.com, of your correct email address. We have posted or handed out the programme to T & F participants who do not have an email address.
Anyone who has a problem accessing the programme should contact Barbara by email or 9293 0190
City to Surf
Congratulations to all MAWA members who completed the City to Surf events. Some great performances, but too many to pick out all of your results.
AMA Decathlon and Heptathlon Championships
AMA Decathlon and Heptathlon Championships will be conducted as part of the Oceania Masters Athletic Championships in Bendigo, Victoria, January 4-12, 2014. Entries via the online entry for Oceania Championships close on 24 November 2013. Further information is available on the AMA website
Winter throws returns
We have been without a home since Perry Lakes closed five years ago, but we are now able to use WAAS on Saturday mornings from 9.30 to 11.00. Lindsey Glass has again offered to coach us.
This is a training group for all levels of ability, including those with no experience who would like to learn how to throw.
We will train on five of the next six Saturdays. August 24 & 31 and September 14, 21 & 28. Normal WAAS entry conditions apply.
Oceania Throws Pentathlon Challenge
Oceania Throws Pentathlon Challenge will be held during September 2013. Any thrower who is interested in competing should check out the information on the NZ Masters Athletics Website http://nzmasters.org.nz/throws_pentathlon/throws_pent.html and then contact Val Millard firstname.lastname@example.org. If there is sufficient interest, a local organiser will need to be appointed, so a thrower needs to be prepared to take on this job.
At the Burswood run on Sunday, a set of keys went missing from the key box. Could all who were at the run please check that they didn’t mistakenly pick up the wrong keys. Please contact Val Millard, Club Secretary, email@example.com if you have any information.
AMA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014 – PENTATHLONS
AMA has announced that to cater for the T&F and Throws Pentathlons, an arrangement has been made to hold them on FRIDAY 7th MARCH 2014 in LAUNCESTON. Athletes will be able to fly into Launceston, take part in the Pentathlons and then take a bus to HOBART Friday evening for the main Championships. TMA will provide a separate entry form and further information will be sent out in coming weeks. See also post on the AMA website.
July Vetrun Now Available
The latest edition of Vetrun is now available for download in the Magazines section here. As usual there is both a high and low resolution edition for you to choose from.
Please not an error in the results for Sharks handicap event. There were some omissions and corrections that happened after this edition went to press.
Good news! Lotterywest has approved a $1500 grant towards the publication of Christine Oldfield’s book celebrating the 40th anniversary of MAWA. Thanks are due to Geoff Brayshaw who undertook the task of preparing and submitting the application. The book will be launched on February 9th at the special anniversary run at McCallum Park.
Lynne Choate and Nick Miletic feature on WMA site
Follow the link from our site to World Masters to see our athletes featured on the WMA home page