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Australia’s fastest female sprinter Melissa Breen will challenge the men when she lines up in the Australia Post Stawell Gift this Easter. Breen, 23, broke Melinda Gainsford-Taylor’s 20-year-old national 100m record when she ran 11.11 seconds in her heat at the ACT Championships in February. If Breen makes it through


Registrations for the 2014 Australia Post Stawell Gift are now open. IMPORTANT INFORMATION Dear Athletes/Trainers, Please be advised that the close date for Stawell Gift entries is now Sunday March 16. STRICTLY NO LATE ENTRIES! Visit our Athlete Registration page HERE for more information.

Stawell’s Ash Cowen claims first sash

Stawell young gun Ash Cowen put in an impressive performance to claim his first sash at the Maryborough Gift meeting on News Year’s Day. The year got off to a tremendous start when Ash claimed victory in the under 20 years 800 metre final. Running off a 45 metre handicap,

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

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