The Mind Games Panel and Dinner will be held the night before the Parkdale Gift at the Dingley International, with a great line up of panel speakers including Catriona Bissett (Aust 800m record holder), Kyle Vander Kyup (two time Olympian & current 110m Hurdles Oceania record holder). The Mind Games panel of experts will open up and discuss mental health, positive psychology, strategic thinking, resilience and the competitive spirit – on and off the field. An important topic for parents and kids to hear. Tickets $22 per head ( includes 2 course dinner). Tickets close Thursday.
Congratulations to Alicia Ockerby for breaking the U15G 100m Centre Record on Saturday evening at The CIrcuit, with a time of 12.75s. Click here for a few movies from the event, and check out our Facebook page for more photos of the fun.
We also had lots of PBs on Saturday - the following Athletes earned a PB in every event: Isabella Walker, Lucas Buckley, Cooper Winks, Sebastian Milat, Miller Brown, Charlie Joannidis, Persia Karageorgiou, Isla Lewis, Delilah Dartnell, Luke Salvage, Fergus Riddle and Connor Watkins.
Air quality at Dandenong is still reading Good, so we are on for The Circuit.
See you soon!
The air quality forecast for tomorrow is not looking good. We will use the EPA air quality rating for Dandenong to decide how to proceed.
If the rating is Moderate, we will continue but will not hold longer track events. If it is Poor or worse, we will cancel. Please check for announcements at the following times:
7:30am - if Poor or worse, we will cancel the first session (U6-8)
9am - if Poor or worse, we will cancel the second session (U9-12)
5:30pm - if Poor or worse, we will cancel The Circuit (U13-16)
This Saturday is Round 10 for U6-U12 in the morning and The Circuit at Mentone for U13+ in the evening.
We are running Program 2 in the morning - click here.
U7 Families are on set up - please arrive at 7:30am to help get us started on time.
U11 Families are on pack-up.
We are running a modified Program 2 in the evening - click here.
Please wear your chest patches for both sessions, and full centre uniform for The Circuit.
For those planning to enter Region Track and Field Championships, please remember you must have attended 4 or more sessions to qualify. There are 4 weekends remaining until Region T&F.
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