Congratulations to Melissa Foster taking advantage of turning 45 by setting new Australian records in the Long Jump and Triple Jump. Melissa’s long jump is only 4cm short of the World Record so she plans to join the growing ranks of MAWA’s female World Record holders.
MAWA acknowledges the Australia Day Honour awarded to Lynne for significant services to sport and to the community. This is a wonderful recognition of Lynne’s work including the following: World Masters Athletics • Executive Vice-President, since 2018. • Member, Representative Council, since 2009. • Chair, Organisational Advisory Committee, current. • Secretary, Competition Committee, current. •…
Dave Wyatt has had a number of requests to officiate jumps competitions at WAAS. As a consequence the following have been scheduled: Tuesday 13 February 2024 – High Jump Tuesday 20 February 2024 – Long and Triple Jump
These were decided by a sub-committee comprising Steve Weller, John Dennehy, Barbara and Richard Blurton. The club salutes these outstanding athletes for their achievements in 2023 SPRINTS: Mandy Mason takes the nomination with her outstanding World records, (1 ratified and 2 pending), ahead of Adrian Mckenzie’s two M50 Australian sprint records. We have additionally nominated…
Our club committed to encouraging and promoting masters athletics, general fitness and to provide opportunities for training and competition. It is well recognised that physical activity and engagement in a community is beneficial for our mental health, too. Act Belong Commit is a state-wide initiative encouraging people to take action to improve and protect their…
We keep our club membership fees low because our members give their time to help out with essential tasks. The club now needs volunteers for the following: Please contact a committee member or use the ‘Contact Us’ button if you can do any of these.
The funeral service for Rob Shand will take place on Thursday 25 January 2024. The cortege will arrive at the main entrance of Karrakatta Cemetery at 2.00 pm for a cremation service.
MAWA acknowledges the passing of life member, Rob Shand. Rob joined MAWA (then WAVAC) in 1975 the second year of the club. His club number is 9. Rob competed mainly as a middle distance runner and promptly showed he was prepared to contribute to the administration of the club. He was club secretary for five…
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Just to advise that Dave and Gay are away that day and unable to run the high jump. But the event will proceed and we will endeavor to provide an official.
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Track and Field
- Track and Field ECAC on February 29, 2024 6:00 pm
- Joondalup – 10k/5k 7:30am on March 3, 2024 7:30 am
- Track and Field at WAAS on March 5, 2024 6:30 pm
- Track and Field ECAC on March 7, 2024 6:00 pm
- State Track & Field Championships Pentathlons, ECAC on March 9, 2024