The team's first trip to Sydney was extremely successful! They were fortunate to meet and spend time with marathon champions Steve Moneghetti and Michael Shelley, as well as hear from dual City2Surf champion and IMP ambassador, Lara Tamsett. The team drew strength from these elite runners, as well as 2010 IMP graduate and the first Australian Indigenous man to finish the New York marathon, Charlie Maher, and 2012 runner, Kieren de Santis.
IMP Runners Conquer Heartbreak Hill
City2Surf: Olympic runner Craig Mottram wins race, SA's Casey Wood first female to cross the line
10 Aug 2014, 1:53pmOlympic long-distance runner Craig Mottram has won this year's City2Surf running race from Central Sydney to Bondi Beach.
Sun 10 Aug 2014, 1:53pmThe bronze medallist in the 2005 Helsinki World Championships said he did not find the run very easy.
Olympic long-distance runner Craig Mottram has won this year's City2Surf running race from Central Sydney to Bondi Beach.
Mottram crossed the finish line in 41 minutes and 56 seconds in his first city run to the beach event.
The bronze medallist in the 2005 Helsinki World Championships said he did not find the run very easy.
Vale John Bromley 1927-2014
The ANSW road show is coming to you!
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Wrap Up: McDonald’s Townsville Running Festival
2,303 runners lined Townsville’s Strand as they took part in the Festival’s six events – the Tony Ireland Holden Townsville Marathon, the Queensland Country Health Fun Half Marathon, The Athlete’s Foot 10K Classic, The Townsville Bulletin Adult 5K Fun Run, McDonald’s Junior 5K Fun Run and the Townsville Airport 2.5K Hero Run.
Shelley Marathon Gold
Calendar night raises large funds for Olympic athletes
A fantastic dinner evening on July 17th kick started a calendar launch and not-for-profit running association.
On the eve of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games the running community held a fundraising dinner at Twin Reception Centre to assist international athletes. Sean Williams coach of Ben St Lawrence (Australian 10,000m record holder) and Olympian Victoria Mitchell as well as Commonwealth Games 10,000m runner Harry Summers opened proceedings in style with the launch of a tasteful black and white calendar featuring members of his elite squad.
Matthews Crowned king of the Mountain
IT was runner against runner, mate against mate at over 160 competitors competed in the 40th Shoalhaven King of the Mountain on Sunday.
Dubbo’s Alex Matthews took top honours in 1:58.35.
Matthews ran in the 2009, 2011 and 2012 Kings, but was unable to compete last year after a shoulder accident that left him in hospital for six weeks.
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