PROTRACK

A forum devoted to track events from 60m to the 2 mile. Mainly pro but also news from local, national and international sprint & middle distance competitions.

Log in

I forgot my password



Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» VAL CALENDAR 2017/2018
Wed Aug 16, 2017 4:03 pm by youngy

» 2018 BUNBURY GIFT
Tue Aug 08, 2017 10:33 am by AussiePro

» Bridge of Allan Highland Games
Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:08 pm by JH

» Stand Up Comedy debut
Wed Aug 02, 2017 3:16 pm by youngy

» St Andrews (Scotland)
Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:42 am by JH

» Mull Highland Games.
Fri Jul 28, 2017 1:57 pm by JH

» Regular VAL runner picked in U/18 Vic Metro AFL team to play WA
Wed Jul 26, 2017 10:16 pm by Willo the Whisp

» Airth(Scotland)
Sun Jul 23, 2017 9:09 am by JH

» Vale.. John Stoney John passed away last wednesday and his funeral will be held today in Albury
Fri Jul 21, 2017 12:50 pm by Jack Stoney

August 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031   

Calendar Calendar


You are not connected. Please login or register

PROTRACK » GENERAL » Brady Threlfall returns to Bendigo to win a huge double

Brady Threlfall returns to Bendigo to win a huge double

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Admin

avatar
Admin
Admin
http://www.bendigoadvertiser.com.au/news/local/sport/athletics/threlfall-teaches-rivals-a-lesson-in-crosscountry-runs-as-teachers-games-action-heats-up/2304534.aspx?storypage=0



Threlfall teaches rivals a lesson in cross-country runs as Teachers' Games action heats up

NATHAN DOLE
Bendigo Advertiser
27 Sep, 2011


JUST as he did last September, Brady Threlfall achieved the 5km and 10km double in yesterday’s Victorian Teachers’ Games cross-country action at Crusoe Park near Kangaroo Flat.

A grade 5-6 teacher at St Mary’s Primary School in Echuca, Threlfall marked another victorious return to his home town of Bendigo.

The 23-year-old kicked off his second Teachers’ Games campaign by winning the 5km challenge in 15.44 minutes.

Runner-up at the end of the two-lap dash on the bushland circuit was Matt Davy in 16.39.

A big field then lined up for the 10km challenge.

A brilliant competitor at distances ranging from 800m to 21km, Threlfall raced clear on the technical circuit to win gold in 34.58.

“It’s great to win the races, but these Games are also about having a lot of fun,” the gun athlete said of an event which has drawn thousands to Bendigo to compete in a wide variety of sports.

“This course (Crusoe Park) is really challenging.

“There’s a couple of climbs, but it’s the corners that are the biggest test.

“On a few bends you lose some rhythm and momentum.”

The athletics action folllowed a big weekend in which Threlfall was the at QEO to watch younger brother, Ryan play for Eaglehawk in the Bendigo Football League senior grand final.

Brady Threlfall will take to the basketball court today in a team which includes Stacy Fiske and Hamish Dahl who are best known for their football skills with Huntly and Coburg Tigers respectively.

The team’s pace on the court will be provided by Luke Crameri and Brady Threlfall.

After today’s play in the key and on the boards, Threlfall will then focus back on athletics.

Major events coming up for the John Burke-trained athlete include the 50th running of the Keith Huddle Eaglehawk to Bendigo on October 16.

Threlfall won the classic two years ago.

He also aims to contest the 10km in the Bendigo Bank Run For Gold on October 30 and chase victory in the 13km race in the Sweat versus Steam challenge against the paddlesteamer in Echuca on November 6.

The winner of the Ray Foley Memorial 800m at this year’s Bendigo International Madison carnival will pursue more wins on the Victorian Athletics League circuit this summer.

http://protrack.easyforumlive.com

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum