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 recordedRead more..
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 hostRead more..
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 StawellRead more..
Two highly rated athletes for the Stawell Gift Men’s Open are teammates Dhruv Rodrigues Chico and Aaron Leferink who both train under Tom Morehouse at Sandringham Athletics Club. Dhruv won the Hastings Gift and the 70m at Bendigo and Aaron took out the Rye Gift this season. Asked what theRead more..
As the Stawell Athletic Club puts the finishing touches on the biggest event of its year, we look at another key club committee member responsible for the smooth running of the iconic Stawell Gift. Executive Committee Member Rob McIntosh has served with the Stawell Athletic Club for 19 years, havingRead more..