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Region and State Cross-Country Championships


The Southern Metropolitan Region Cross-Country Carnival will be held on July 16th at Patterson River Secondary College.  Open to all registered Athletes from season 2021-22.

Entries close at midday on July 4th.  Registration link and more info here

The State Championships will be held on August 6th at Lake Dewar.  To qualify you must complete the course at the Regional Carnival.

State Cross Country Relay Results - Gold and Silver


Congratulations to all of our Athletes who competed at the State Cross Country Relay Championships at Cruden Farm on Saturday.

Fantastic performances were recorded by all, with special mention to our new State Champions U10 Girls Delilah Dartnell, Milla Nachtigal and Eden Benton, with our U9 Boys Hamish Fragiacomo, Miller Brown and Oscar Daniel bringing home second place in their race.

Thanks go to Janine Dixon for her ongoing coordination of our cross-country season, Ange Fragiacomo for Team Managing and coach Rupert van Dongen for keeping the kids in shape.

Click here for full results on the LAVic website and photos on our Facebook page.

Go Mentone!

State Cross Country Relays - 4th June

For the U9 and older athletes, Cross Country relays will be held on June 4th at Cruden Farm.
More information about the event is available here.
Relays are open to anybody who does Little Athletics.  You do not have to be doing the Bayside XC program to participate.
Please let Janine know your name and age group ASAP if you are interested in taking part, on  She needs to receive all expressions of interest by Friday May 20 and will do what she can to place everyone in a team.

Uncollected Award Sessions


If you missed our Presentation Day on 9th April, you are able to collect the season awards for your kids on the following dates at our track in Mentone:

  • Wednesday 4th May: 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
  • Saturday 7th May: 10 am - 11 am
  • Wednesday 11th May: 4:15 pm - 5:15 pm
  • Saturday 14th May: 11 am - 12 pm

Congratulations to Deng and Liam!


Congratulations to our Australian Little Athletics Championships (ALAC) Athletes:

Deng Agook (U13):4th place - 400m, 11th place - High Jump

Liam Costello (U15 MC): 1st place - Discus, Long Jump, Shot Put, 2nd place - 100m, 200m

Fantastic effort, boys! Well done!

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