Sydney University athletes, Paige Campbell and Joe Burgess claimed the 2018 NSW 3000m championships at Homebush last evening. In a good sign for the future, the remaining podium places were occupied by teenagers.
At Athletics Australia’s recent Annual General Meeting, three people form NSW were honoured with Life Membership. Two officials, Graham Dwight and Peter Reynolds, along with Ted Simmons were bestowed with this honour.
Eight NSW athletes have been selected as finalists at the premier NSW Sports Awards recently announced. Managed by Sport NSW, seven finalists were named in each category where a who’s who of elite sport in NSW have been recognised.
NSW South Coast distance runner, Jaylah Hancock-Cameron has won silver with two outstanding performances at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires this week.