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FURPHY PARTNERS WITH THE POWERCOR STAWELL GIFT TO CONTINUE A GREAT AUSTRALIAN STORY

“Good, better, best, never let it rest, till your good is better and your better best.” These words uttered by John Furphy in 1910 in Shepparton, Victoria could easily apply to the athletes of the 22nd running of the Stawell Gift, which took place just a mere three hours drive

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SONS OF GUNS – the next generation of legend milers

With Australian middle and long distance runners currently in the spotlight, we meet the three young athletes who took out the Maribyrnong 1600m this season and who are all sons of past Stawell winning pro runners. Finn Russell, Geordie Hore and Marcus Overman would probably not be running if it

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Todd Ireland can’t pick from his stable of on-form runners

“What will be will be” is coach Todd Ireland’s mantra when it comes to picking a winner from his group for the Powercor Stawell Gift Men’s Open this year. Ringwood training partners Daniel Sonsini, Jason Bailey and Matt Burleigh finished the Waverley Gift in February in 1st, 2nd and 3rd place respectively,

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TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR THE 2021 POWERCOR STAWELL GIFT

March 17, 2021 – Stawell, VIC: Tickets for the 2021 Powercor Stawell Gift are now on sale via Ticketek. The 139th running of the Powercor Stawell Gift will take place from April 3-5 in Stawell, Victoria. Visitors to the famous three-day carnival will be treated to top level athletics in

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JEROME HOPES TO MAKE IT FROM 2-1 IN THE BILL HOWARD 100M

Jerome Lugo hopes that come Easter he has improved enough to take home the Bill Howard Handicap 100m. If he retains his novice status, he is well positioned to win the race in which he was runner up to Darcy Ireland in 2019 and where his brother Rupert was victorious in

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