Unfortunately Mick has been in a car accident and is now longer able to fit healthy and ready to run the Sahara Desert – 100km of the 28th– 30th September. We wish Mick a speedy recovery and in his words..
"Goals will shift and shake, come and go, things don’t always pan out and that’s all OK, life is unpredictable and things get put into perspective in funny ways sometimes."
You can still show your support and donate to these great charities.
With track and field starting, John Weeks has started up his training again. To suit those wanting to get some guidance and speed in their legs for the track events.
Training is on Monday and Thursday nights at 5:15pm at Llanberris Athletics Track
To get into the track you'll need an access pass that can be purchased from intersport Ballarat(Bridge Mall). Everytime you swipe/tap your card a small amount will be deduction, so make sure you keep yourself topped up!
Ballarat Harriers Blazer
If you have never been lucky enough to grab one of the original blazers, Crockers in Ballarat can now custom fit one for you for $200, (Thank you Rob Nicholls for organising this.)
Ballarat Harriers is one of Australia’s oldest sporting club and offers great membership options for the beginner right up to the most experienced runners.
Our Cross Country Program for 2018 has now ended, but our track and field season is fast approaching! It's not too late to become a member!
During the summer season – October to March – Ballarat Harriers' compete in the Ballarat Regional Athletics Centre track and field competitions at Llanberris Reserve, Ballarat East. Our athletes can compete in the complete range of running, throwing and jumping events (yes, even pole vault), where they line up against other Harriers, as well as athletes from Ballarat’s three other athletics clubs.
During our winter season - March to September -Ballarat Harriers races take full advantage of the natural beauty of the region – forests, creek trails, lakes, mountains, and parklands – all within 20 minutes of Ballarat.
Check out the Track and Field 2018/19Syllabus here
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