High jumper Brandon Starc has had a sensational season and it's not over yet. After equaling the AUS record with 2.36 metres he now heads to the Diamond League Final in Brussels chasing $50,000 USD.
The national Cross Country and Winter Walking Championships included junior events ranging down to 10 years in the cross country and under-12 in the race walks. The juniors provided high quality competition with some events attracted fields of 100 competitors.
Claiming the Australian Cross Country Championships in the premier open events were Madeline Hills and Andy Buchanan.
The King of King Island Stewart McSweyn has recorded an outstanding series of marks this season but it seems like he is just getting started.
Jack Rayner took out the Australian Half Marathon Championships in a close battle with Collis Birmingham and Nic Harman. Sinead Diver won the women's title with a superb run and new masters world record.
Brittany McGowan broke the Australian women’s 1000m record, Stewart McSweyn and Ryan Gregson went 1-2 in the mile, and Brandon Starc won with a high jump PB.
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