The Wednesday 21st Feb training session at Len Shearer has been switched to: Saturday 24th Feb Venue – Port Beach car parkRead more
“The Middle Distance Academy Athlete of the Month is our Miss Consistency Vanessa Miller”
Vanessa runs with Bateman Bullcreek and continues her athletics development at the Melville Academy which has stepped up training to each Monday and Wednesday now.
Vanessa competed very well at the WA All Schools back in October and again at the Athletics WA State Championships held just recently
She is another Melville middle distance runner who rarely misses a session and is just a model athlete at training
Vanessa’s ability to knock out her interval repeats at a near identical time is quite extraordinary and makes her a coaches dream
Top stuff Vanessa!!
Coach RossRead more
Middle Distance is now going to Monday and Wednesday afternoon sessions each week at Len Shearer beginning this Monday 22nd January right through to the State Championships in March.
Come down and get ready for the Melville Centre Champs and beyond!
Please note that middle distance training will recommence on Wed 10th January at Len Shearer.Read more
Kayla Van Der Linden is the Middle Distance Academy’s Athlete of the month.
Kayla’s consistently good work ethic at training has been inspiring all of us this season.
She not only runs very fast but also displays great leadership to both the girls and the boys in our training group
Kayla was rewarded for her hard work at training just recently with a stunning win in the open women’s 800m at Friday night Seniors in a slick PB time of 2:12
Middle Distance will be running an an extra fun endurance session on Monday Dec 11 at Piney Lakes.
Meet in the Murdoch Drive car park as usual with your off road shoes and drink bottle as it may be hot
There will be ice and drinks afterwards to refresh yourselves!
This months award winner is Robert Hughes U13 Robert ran a terrific 800m race knocking a full six seconds offRead more
Ross invited Grahak Cunningham to address the athletes at his middle session last week. Grahak is an ultra ultra marathon runner www.grahakcunningham.com
“The distances he runs are beyond the realms of even the toughest athletes” ~Ultrafit Magazine
Reminder: Training for U12 to U17 is available at Len Shearer Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. More information can be found here.Read more