April saw the end of the track and field season and what it end it was. Club member Victoria Mitchell fought through a bought of appendicitis to make the start line of the 3000m steeple chase at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast. Vic battled on bravely to finish the race and although far from her best, showed what an honour it is to be able to represent the green and gold.
On the over side of the country in Perth a small number of AE athletes competed in the Australian Masters athletics championships.
Sonia Mbekhta had an amazing meet, finishing with 3 golds (400m, 800m, 1500m), a silver (200m) and a bronze (4x400m relay). Ken Wilson defended his titles in the 800m and 1500m and helped the 4x400m relay team to a bronze.
Full results below: