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Andrew Robinson Q&A

We catch up for a quick Q&A with 2013 Stawell Gift winner Andrew Robinson as he shares his thoughts on winning the prestigious race and how he’s preparing for 2014. Q: What have you been up to since winning the Stawell Gift? A: Since winning the 2013 gift I have

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Twenty3 sprints to the finish with the Australia Post Stawell Gift

The Stawell Athletic Club is excited to announce the appointment of Twenty3 Sport + Entertainment as the event, marketing and commercial agency partner of the annual Australia Post Stawell Gift. The partnership will see Twenty3 Sport + Entertainment manage all media, marketing, broadcast and sponsorship activities for the nation’s most

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Here’s to you Mr Robinson

Launceston student Andrew Robinson became the first Tasmanian in 72 years to win the Australia Post Stawell Gift in a nail-biting conclusion to the 132nd edition of the famous $40,000 footrace. Running off 7.25m, the 20-year-old recorded 12.01 seconds for the 120m event to take the victory by just two

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STATEMENT: Powell withdraws from the Australia Post Stawell Gift

Asafa Powell has advised the Stawell Athletic Club that he will not line up in the semi finals of the Australia Post Stawell Gift this afternoon. Undergoing treatment since his heat run on Saturday, Powell last night asked for more time to give himself the best chance of lining up

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Powell asks for more time

Jamaican superstar Asafa Powell has asked organisers of the Australia Post Stawell Gift for more time before he can confirm his place in the semi-finals of Monday’s prestigious $40,000 footrace. Travelling coach Aundre Edwards said the 30-year-old wanted to give his hamstring tightness, which he suffered before Saturday’s heats, every

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