The Deniliquin Triathlon Club training session at McLean Beach was a tough gig on Wednesday night with strong head winds making for choppy water and a tough bike leg.November 23, 2012 4:50am
The tail wind on the way home, however, caused some fast times, particularly for Tom Druitt and Graeme Butcher who clocked 18.12min and 19.22min respectively.
John Trist made a quick appearance between meetings and put in a solid effort in the swim leg.
Young guns Jordyn McCulloch and Michaela Tranby impressed with their run times 13.44min and 13.39min in the sprint course.
The standout in the short course was Tomas Sarras, who was first across the line, followed closely by Gabrielle McKindlay and Georgia Small.
Cameron Crockart was next and considering he is still in primary school he should prove a formidable force in the future.
Visitor to town Sarah McDonald put in a gutsy performance after she had a fall on the bike in what was her first time in cleats. She dusted herself off, got back in the saddle and completed all three disciplines.
All newcomers are welcome to attend triathlon training at McLean Beach from 6pm each Wednesday.
The SAM Foundation has received a further philanthropic contribution of $1 million towards the new Shepparton Art Museum.
The Yarrawonga Pigeons scored a 20 point victory over the Myrtleford Saints at the JC Lowe Oval in Yarrawonga on Saturday.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
Two people have been arrested and thousands of dollars in drugs and property found in a major raid in Corop early Monday.
FOUR Rochester residents did more than their bit for women’s cancers mid last month when they trekked 60km around Melbourne to raise funds for the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre.
Tongala Football Club lost to Rumbalara in the Murray Netball League on Saturday by 14 points.
Four generations of Comi girls this Mother's Day
Berrigan Shire councillor Daryll Morris says he has been sickened by some of the vitriol and personal attacks to surface since the council’s proposal to redevelop Finley’s Memorial Hall and School of Arts site was revealed in October last year.
DESPITE criticism from within the community over a perceived lack of use, the O’Keefe Rail Trail has enjoyed good traffic over the past couple of weeks, with more to come.
Two recent council-approved planning applications for new depots as part of a new logistics and transport hub in Strathmerton will begin construction soon, with representatives from both companies inspecting the site.
School fundraises for student with leukaemia.
Fonterra suppliers are reeling after the announcement of a big cut in the milk price from $5.60/kg to $5 for the full current year.
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