PRESTON RESERVOIR GIFT

The Mini (Under 6 to Under 8 over 50m), Junior (Under 9 to Under 12 over 100m), and Senior (Under 13 to Under 16 over 100m) Preston Reservoir Gifts will be run on Championship Weekend.

 

Qualification will be based the 100-metre (or 50-metre for the Mini Gift) time recorded during centre completion. The top 8 male and 8 female athletes for senior, junior and mini races will given the opportunity to run in the Preston Reservoir Gift. If an athlete chooses not to run, then the athlete with the next fastest time will be offered the opportunity to compete in the Gift.

 

To be eligible to compete at Centre Championships, including the Preston Reservoir Gift, athletes are required to have participated in a minimum of 50 per cent of Centre competition during the current season and a parent/guardian of each athlete is expected to officiate on competition days during the current season.

 

Athletes who qualify for Preston Reservoir Gift must also compete at the Centre Championship.

 

If the Preston Reservoir Gift is not run due to inclement weather or unforeseen events placing will be awarded based on athletes’ season best time.

 

 

PREVIOUS GIFT WINNERS

 

 

BOYS SENIOR

 

GIRLS SENIOR

 

2016-17

Jordan Whykes

12.37

Jessica Milne

13.93

2017-18

Lynton Martin

12.33*

Emily Mullen

14.19

2018-19

Connor Matzkows

12.95

Jessica Fitzpatrick

13.61*

2019-20

Connor Matzkows

12.41

Sara Rottura

15.60

2020-21

No Gift due to no Senior athletes

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No Gift due to no Senior athletes

-

 

 

BOYS JUNIOR

 

GIRLS JUNIOR

 

2017-18

Joshua Carelli

14.07*

Bessie Bertoli

14.04*

2018-19

Dashiell Maxwell

14.36

Bessie Bertoli

14.42

2019-20

Harper Eley

16.90

Ruby Gauci

17.67

2020-21

Ryan Matzkows

15.62

Chloe Vincent

15.98

 

 

BOYS MINI

 

GIRLS MINI

 

2020-21

Oliver Thomas

9.43

Layla Fiteni

9.69

Italic= Best performance during the year due to no running or the Gift. In 2020, this was due to the Coronavirus.

*Current Holder of the Gift Category Record

 

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