Masters segment on Radio

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Note that we have our own Masters segment on a Radio Station 101.7 FM every Saturday. The time has been changed to 7am so that more members are able to listen. It contains news and items of interest, so please support this initiative and listen in if you can.

Thanks go to Barrie Kernaghan.

MAWA Photofinish equipment

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MAWA owns state of the art photofinish equipment.

We are looking for someone to join the roster to set up and operate the equipment at our track meets. May be of interest to someone who enjoys working with sophisticated software applications.

Does not need to be a track and field competitor. Even if you are a competitor, duties can be worked around your events.

Please contact Richard Blurton if interested.

OMA Virtual Challenge

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OMA are holding a virtual event in lieu of the Norfolk Island Championships which had been planned for January. All performances to be submitted must take place in January 2021. The events must be carried out in accordance with this schedule:

OMA virtual challenge

Your results must be submitted to Oliver Berry, oliverjberry@gmail.com, by 3rd February at the latest. Information required is Event, Venue and Date, Name and DOB, Performance, Wind Reading if applicable

Only one entry per event is permitted, but you may do an event more than once and submit the best performance.

Barbara Blurton World Record

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Congratulations to Barbara who broke her own 400m WR last night with a pending mark of 72.51.

Monday Training Reminder

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MAWA has booked the ECAC track, Wharf Street Cannington, each Monday between 8 and 9am for training. All MAWA members welcome. Cost is $5 payable to Barbara on the day.

Look forward to seeing you there.

MAWA State Records

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With immediate effect, electronic timing will be required for all MAWA record claims 800m and below.

This bring us into line with WMA and AMA requirements.

Electronic times are always available at AW meetings at WAAS, and at MAWA summer meetings at ECAC. It may be possible for us to offer electronic timing outside of these specified venues. Please speak to Richard Blurton or Gillian Young.

Sunday photos

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Vic’s photos from the Beautiful Bibra Lake Run can be found in the “Photo Gallery” under the “Road” menu and Graeme’s photos as always can be viewed at the following link:

Graeme Dahl’s Flickr Album

Thanks to our wonderful photographers and thanks to Gail for the great weather and all the volunteers!

Heptathlon/Decathlon

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We have agreed with Athletics West that the State Multi-event Championships 30/31 January will incorporate Masters heptathlon and decathlon. These will be Masters State Championship events.

These are tough events and MAWA members may be reluctant to try them out. However if you do want to give it a go, Oliver Berry and our other multi-eventers will be around to provide help and guidance.

There is also a multi-event weekend at WAAS 21/22 November.

AGM Minutes

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The AGM minutes have now been uploaded to the website for viewing – see under “Our Club”- “About Us” or click link below:

2020 AGM Minutes

Patron’s Trophy discus, ECAC 22 October

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This will start promptly at 6pm so that we an get through this discus competition, plus the regular discus, while there is still enough light.