Victorian Athletic League
Chief Steward’s Report
Bendigo 12 and 13/3/2016
Track allowance: 400m - 0.5 seconds and 70m – 0.1 seconds
Female Rooms, Toilets
Male Rooms, Toilets
Commentator: Tom Savage
Starters: Rob McIntosh, Graeme Humphrey, Bill Sutton
Wind Gauge: Sue Dunbar
Assistant stewards: Wally Meecham
Handicappers: Graeme Goldsworthy, Darryl Nettleton, Neale Gunning
Video Operator: AJ MacDonald
Recording and Finishing Camera: Nila Blennerhasset
1. Coach Shane McKenzie was queried after the performance of Jessica Payne in her heat of the Black Pearl 400m. Shane was advised that instructions given to his athletes must enable the athletes to finish in the best possible position.
2. Matthew Harvey sustained an injury in his heat of the 70m.
3. Chris Brown failed to complete his heat of the 800m.
4. Alex Coop was advised to take more care in his races after causing interference in his heat of the 400m Restricted.
5. Sven Richter was queried after the 1600m Open, his explanation was accepted.
6. Leigh Phelan was permitted to scratch from the semi-final of the 120m Gift.
7. Dion Paull was permitted to scratch from the semi-final of the 400m Black Opal.