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APSU wins two flags

APSU wins two flags

APS United was awarded two premiership pennants at last weekend’s AV Presentation Day. The M40+ and M50+ teams were clear winners of their divisions. Prominent M40+ team members were Ant…

Final award decided

Final award decided

All Athletes of the Year and Club Championships have now been decided. President Peter Simm made the presentations to the winners at the APSOC dinner, save for the open male Athlete of the Year,…

Tan triumphs

Tan triumphs

APS United had another excellent day at the AV Tan Relay, with 44 athletes representing the club in eleven teams. The M50 team won gold again to remain undefeated for…

Burnley bonanza

Burnley bonanza

APS United had a good day on the Burnley Boulevard in the AV Half Marathon, with two of its teams (men’s div 3 and M50) winning their divisions, and no…

True cross country warriors

True cross country warriors

A hardy collection of APSU athletes journeyed to Lardner Park, Warragul, for the AV 8k/6k/4k Cross Country Championships. Several athletes excelled on a challenging course, with Paul Wilson (M45) and…

One for the ages

One for the ages

Small fields in the Mini Marathons allowed some of APSOC’s more experienced campaigners to record unexpected wins. Mark Purvis (men’s half) and Margaret Fitzgerald (women’s half) joined Anne Ziogos (2010…

Karkarook cliffhangers

Karkarook cliffhangers

There were two close finishes in the Hooley Relay at Karkarook Park. In the open race, Haileybury and St Kevin’s had a titanic struggle, with Haileybury winning by a mere…

Abi smashes Lodge 8k record

Abi smashes Lodge 8k record

OX’s Abi Bayley showed her class with a scorching run over the shorter of the two Lodge Handicap distances. Her time of 27:29 broke Anna Thompson’s 2009 record by 46…

Old Carey wins by the sea

Old Carey wins by the sea

Led by the first two runners across the line on handicap, Peter Pang and Matthew Poulton, Old Carey enjoyed a clear win in the teams’ handicap section of the Brighton-by-the-Sea…

Overage athletes carry APSU

Overage athletes carry APSU

APSU’s overage athletes are clearly the best in Victoria and this was demonstrated by a comprehensive clean sweep of the M40, M50 and W40 divisions at Brimbank Park. APSU is…

Young guns fire at McPhail

Young guns fire at McPhail

Two of APSOC’s bright young rising stars, Anthony Aloisio (SK) and Amanda Paulin (OC), have recorded convincing victories in the men’s and women’s sections of the Ken McPhail 8k. After…

Izzy in top 10 at Ballarat

Izzy in top 10 at Ballarat

Izzy De Castella showed her class with a strong 5th placing (1st W40) in the AV 15k Road Championships at Lake Wendouree last weekend. It was a better performance all…

OW goes back to back

OW goes back to back

After many years starved of success, Old Wesley’s open team has made it back to back team wins by winning the Dyson Relay. It was an exciting race, with St…

APSU teams win at Sandown

APSU teams win at Sandown

APS United fielded nine teams in the AV Sandown Relays last weekend and four of them came away with medals. Our overage teams continue to dominate the competition, with the…

Old Wesley scores upset win

Old Wesley scores upset win

Final results from the Williamson are now available (select APSOC 2013 from the Results submenu). OW men scored a major upset by winning their first teams event since 2006. Old…