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MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT I am pleased to announce that registrations for the 2021 season are now open! Thank you to the VAL community for your patience and perseverance while we have been in lockdown. We are thrilled to see the numbers in Victoria reduce to zero (for so many consecu...

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MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT Greetings from the VAL for this, the October newsletter. It pains me to think that 12 months ago, we were busy preparing for the 2019-20 season, and this year we are glued to the media announcements hoping for news of the restrictions easing so we can return to s...

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MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT Spring is here, but the feeling of excitement I normally have at this time of the year is clouded by the restrictions still facing Victorians, and those of us that live in Melbourne.   The VAL is committed, to the best of our ability, to bring racing to yo...

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Pro running has lost one of its most devoted members. E.H “Hughey” Peucker joined the Stawell Athletic Club in 1974 and was president in 1984. Hughey succeeded Hank Neil as SAC club secretary from 1986 to 1995 and also served on the VAL committee. He was a true gentleman. Our deepest ...

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Dear Club Members, At least 12 member clubs have approved the addition of the following agenda item for the special meeting scheduled for this Sunday: Resolution to be put to the Members that the appointment of Graeme Fleming of 83 High  Street Heathcote VIC be continued as Auditor of ...

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MESSAGE FROM THE PRESIDENT When our 2019/2020 season ended abruptly, I experienced some pretty low feelings and I didn’t think things could get much worse. Now, 13 weeks later and most of Victoria is on Stage 3 restrictions, with Melburnians on Stage 4 restrictions. It is a very weird ...

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ANTI-DOPING: NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS         The Victorian Athletic League Anti-Doping Policy has been amended and is effective 10 August 2020.   The changes bring our sport in line with the establishment of Sport Integrity Australia which will replace the Aus...

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Dear members, As per our constitution, please find below agenda for a Special General Meeting, scheduled for Sunday 30 August at 10:30am. Only the agenda items listed below will be heard during the meeting. No other items will be discussed. Questions must be tabled via email before the meeting...

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Ahead of the 2020 Annual General Meeting, the league has received 8 nominations to join the VAL committee. The nominees are: Dominic Condello Keely Henderson Todd Ireland Tim Mason Matthew McDonough Andrew McManus Peter O'Dwyer Richard Wearmouth There are 8 nomin...

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Variation to the Victorian Athletic League Anti-Doping Policy   Minor variation to the Victorian Athletic League Anti-Doping Policy to recognise the replacement of the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority by Sport Integrity Australia from 1 July 2020.   From 1 July 2020 the Vic...

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Vale Marcus Arnold. After a successful career as an athlete, Marcus turned his hand to coaching. He trained athletes to the highest level in both amateur and professional athletics including Robert Ballard (1988 Seoul Olympics) and Jason Hunte (2004 Stawell Gift). He trained many other athlete...

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The VAL is currently developing a Return to Running Covid-19 plan for season 2020/21. This plan will ‘tailored’ for pro running and provide VAL clubs, athletes/coaches, officials and the community the information, tools, and responsibilities to resume pro running in a safe environment fo...

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The Stawell Gift is one of the world’s most famous and prestigious foot races, and has been held annually since 1878, except on four occasions. The Gift is the centrepiece of a broader Easter festival held annually in Stawell and the final is traditionally held on Easter Monday.  A ...

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Notice is hereby given for the 2020 Victorian Athletic League Annual General Meeting. WHEN:  Sunday 26 July 2020 WHERE: Cathy Freeman Room, Athletics House, Lakeside Stadium, Albert Park. TIME: 10:30am start FORMAT: Due to current social distancing restrictions, the ...

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The 2020 Stawell Gift will not be rescheduled in the 2020 calendar year. The event was postponed in March due to the impacts of COVID-19, and at an executive meeting this week it was unanimously decided to cancel the Gift for 2020. While the cancellation of the iconic race is disappointing for...

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