Congratulations to all Mentone Athletes who competed at the Southern Metropolitan Region Cross Country Carnival yesterday. We had some outstanding results - Soha Abdelrahim 1st U12 Girls, Dylan Oakley 2nd U10 Boys, Deng Agook 4th U10 Boys, Abdul Abdelrahim 4th U9 Boys, Jacinta Crowley 5th U11 Girls, with Phoebe Earl, Lucille Malcomson, Adin Boardman and Brooklyn Towler all top 10 placegetters in their races.
Our next event is the State Road Relay Championships, Sat 6th July at Sandown Racecourse Springvale. Entries are open to all Mentone athletes - please keep your eye out for an email with details on how to contact our Team Manager John Boardman to express interest in joining a team. Entries close 1st July.
The Southern Metro Region Cross Country Carnival is on this Saturday at Patterson River Secondary College.
In addition to the U9-U16 races, there is a free fun 1km race for all U6-U8 Athletes - no need to register, please arrive at 12pm for a 12:10 call-room and 12:25 race. Please wear our Centre uniform, if you can't find last season's chest patch we will provide a spare.
Good luck to the 17 Mentone U9-16 Athletes competing this weekend - hopefully you all make it through to the State Cross Country Championships!
Entries are now open for the Southern Metro Region Cross Country Carnival to be held on the 22nd June 2019 at Patterson River Secondary College, Seaford. Entries open to all Mentone LAC 2018/19 athletes.
Open To: U9 to U16 Athletes
Cost: $20 + Processing Fee
Entries Close: 10th June 2019 (11:59pm)
Register directly online via LAVIC portal link: REGISTER NOW
The winter season is underway and the first LAVic Cross Country event will be the State Cross Country Relay Championships, being held at Cruden Farm, Langwarrin on Saturday 1st of June. Athletes will compete in teams of 3, so if you're interested in participating, please contact our coordinator Janine Dixon on 0411 349 465 or via email email@example.com. All U9-U16 2018/19 members are eligible to compete.
Our Executive Committee and Assistant Executives for the upcoming season will be:
President - Scott Wilcock
Secretary - Akanesi "Nes" Ofahengaue
Treasurer - Tiger Pillay
Registrar - Lalani Sirimanne
Vice President - Matthew Fleischmann
Assistant Registrar - Cameron Cunningham
Assistant Treasurer - James Dunstan
Assistant Secretary - Meg Finch
A huge thank you to all of our new committee members for joining the team and to our outgoing committee for their dedication and service to our Centre and our kids.
Please check your email for a link to our AGM minutes and reports.
Please contact our Sponsorship Manager if you are interested in sponsoring Mentone Little Athletics Centre.