Thursday, October 13, 2011

Melbourne Half Marathon

On Sunday the 9th of October I ran my first half marathon (21.1km) as part of the Marathon Festival.
It was a great day for running - cold with a touch of rain at the end. It was a tough run especially the last 5kms.
My final time was 1:32:38
I finished 363rd out of 7514 runners in the half marathon
Females 20 to 39 years - I finished 45th out of 2736

Thursday, October 06, 2011

Deakin University - Alumni Awards

Deakin University recently announced the inaugural winners of the Deakin Alumni of the Year Awards 2011.
I have been announced along with fellow alumni Benjamin Hayward as Young Alumni of the Year Award winners.
My award was in recognition of her exceptional sporting achievements particularly in diving.
There were seven recipients of Alumni of the Year Award winners.
The awards ceremony will be held on the 19th of October.