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FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR STAWELL GIFT

Favourite Dhruv Rodgrigues Chico has confirmed his place in the final of the 2019 Stawell Athletic Club Stawell Gift by winning his semi-final in a time of 12.102.  On his very first trip to Stawell, the 20-year-old from Clayton South in Melbourne has a real chance of taking out the

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SEMI FINAL DRAWS RELEASED FOR MENS AND WOMENS GIFT, 70M WINNERS

Stawell, VIC, April 21, 2019: The favourites for the 2019 Visit Grampians Stawell Gift and the Strickland Family Women’s Gift will face off in the semi-finals tomorrow, with only one in each race to qualify for the richest footrace in Australia. The male athlete with the fastest time in the

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THE SUN SHINES ON STAWELL FIRST DAY HEATS

Dhruv Rodgriges Chico is fastest in Visit Grampians Stawell Gift heats Josh Ross through to semi-finals attempting to make history with a 3rd Stawell Gift Alexia Loizou fastest in Strickland Family Women’s Gift heats 800m and 1600m Finals held today Fashions on the Fields winners crowned Dhruv Rodrigues Chico recorded

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STAWELL GIFT WEEKEND HAS ARRIVED

The Easter break is here and that means the Stawell Gift.  For the 138th edition, attention turns to Australia’s greatest footrace in the north-west Victorian town of Stawell. “From Good Friday right through to Easter Monday visitors to Central Park can experience top level professional running as well as a host

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“Hippo” helps middle distance running traditions thrive

By David Griffin (with help from Tim Mason, pic by Neil Jameson) Whilst much of the focus is on the sprinters at the Stawell Gift, middle distance running remains a critical part of the three-day event. Veteran Mark Hipworth is a ‘rusted on’ middle distance coach with this year’s Stawell

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