January 9, 2024
OVA News

04.01.204 New Year - Time for new PB's!

Interclub - Round 8 Earlier start again this week with 400m at 12.30pm and Steeples at 12.50pm. Entries for both these events will close at 12pm.

Our duty this week is Shotput at 1.50pm for the women and 2.50pm for the men.  Roster will be posted in the Members group before Saturday - remember you are needed for both sessions.  If you can't help let people know in the OVA Members Facebook Group.  Relay is 4 x 100m - let's get multiple teams again this week! Sign up at the tent.

Congratulations to our record breakers from Reunion Day - Bailey in Long Jump, Adele in the 1500m Race Walk and Rebecca in the Discus.  Fabulous win to Dylan in the 400m Kevin Prendergast Handicap.


Remember to check in at the OVA tent and put your name in for the random draw.

Keep working towards being our Highest Point scorer for the season as well to win the Shoes from Running Edge.  Current leaders are  Amelia Stedman and Mitchell Walker.

Members Group

Remember to join our new Facebook OVA Members group to keep up to date with all the latest news just for OVA members.  Follow this link if you haven't joined yet OVA Members Only Page  This a is great place to post all your news and if you can't cover your roster to ask for help.

Save the Date/ Help Needed -

Cadbury Marathon - 7th Jan

Helpers are needed to work on a drink station - raise money for OVA and get paid in chocolate, what a great way to start the year.  Please let us know if you can help either via email or message.  

Night of Fives - inc 5000m State Champs.  Open to members and non-members to enjoy a 5km run on track.  A sprint event will also be included in the program.  Food, drinks, fun and great racing.  This is a World Ranking meet.  Saturday 13th January 2024.  Sign up NOW!  We will also need helpers on the night.

OVA Carnival - 28th Jan

Entries are now open on the TAL Carnival website.  We will need lots of helpers on the day - BBQ, gate, helpers.  Please let us know.  Athletes are encouraged to enter the carnival as well.  This is one of the club's fundraisers and helps fund athlete's travel assistance and club resources.

Thanks to our Sponsors Aldanmark, Master Tint, Zambrero, Dominate Media and Running Edge.

Any questions please let us know.

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