Parkdale Sports Carnival Final Timetable

An action packed day with: Children’s playground Food vans Market stalls Open bar and Bookie for betting on the races TIME EVENT ROUND 8:00 Gates Open 8:30 Hodges Healthy Start Fitness & Pilates   10:00 Boxing Weight-in Weigh-In 11:00 Hippo Athletic Club 800m Open Heat 11:17 City of Kingston 800m Womens Heat 11:32 Booran Holden Cheltenham and Southland Kia 70m Open Heat 12:00 Dingley Hotel Boxing Begins – Card List Bouts x 20 12:16 Hippo Athletic Club 800m Open FINAL 12:21…

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Parkdale Sports Carnival DRAFT Timetable

  See below for Parkdale Sports Carnival’s DRAFT timetable for Saturday 24th March 2018. TIME EVENT ROUND 8:00 Gates Open 8:30 Healthy Start Fitness & Yoga   10:00 Boxing Weight-in Weigh-In 10:30 800m Open Heat 10:54 800m Womens Heat 11:06 70m Open Heat 11:50 800m Open FINAL 12:00 800m Womens FINAL 12:00 Boxing  Begins – Card List Bouts x 20 12:10 70m Open Semi 12:24 120m Womens Heat 12:41 120m Gift Heat 1:30 Official Opening 1:35 Little Athletics Sprints Misc 2:25…

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“The Kimberley Experience” – we need your help!

Press Release – February 2018 The Parkdale Gift intends to assist two Indigenous sprinters from ‘The Kimberley’ Community of Mowanjum – an indigenous community on the out skirts of Derby, in far North Western Australia to run at both the Parkdale Gift on March 24 2018 and the following week at the world famous Stawell Gift over distance ranging from 70m – 120m. Raffle A key aspect of this program is also to raise funds for logistics and establish a…

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Dingley Hotel “Golden Gloves” Boxing Tournament

Who will be named Parkdale Gift Golden Gloves Champion? The Parkdale Gift is pleased to announce that The Dingley Hotel as the Naming Rights Major Sponsor for the Dingley Hotel “Golden Gloves” Boxing Tournament at the upcoming Parkdale Gift scheduled for March 24 2018. The “Golden Gloves” tournament will be conducted through the Victorian Amateur Boxing League and in the tradition of the Golden Gloves Boxing, Parkdale will see the best amateur boxers from Australia on display. Up to 30…

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Bendigo Bank Brings Back Parkdale Gift 2018

12 December 2017 Press Release   The Parkdale Gift – Sporting Carnival is proud to announce that the Australian Iconic Bendigo Bank located in Parkdale/ Mentone East as the Naming Rights Sponsor of the Bendigo Community Bank Parkdale Gift for both Men and Women. Each Gift for Men and Women is worth $5,000 and will ensure a top class fields one week prior to the running of the world renown Stawell Gift held one week later, and the Commonwealth Games…

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AFA – Australian Fitness Academy

The Parkdale Sports Carnival welcomes Steve Hore and his team at the Australian Fitness Academy – AFA as a sponsor of our 2018 event. Follow AFA here. The Australian Fitness Academy has been in the business of providing fitness education since 1993, so you can be confident of our commitment and level of expertise. Our philosophy is to: Provide a range of engaging and interactive learning resources to cater for the needs of students because we recognise that people have…

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The Story of the Great George McNeill

This footage is part of George’s story and gives some background to the origins Pro running in Scotland. George won the centenary races of both the Powderhall Gift and the Stawell Gift.  How do you think George would go at the Parkdale Gift?  Leave a reply in the comments section below. Comments from Youtube: ‘The only man in the world to win the New Year Sprint and the Stawell Gift. Ran a world record of 11.1 for 120 yards (110m) which…

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Hodges Real Estate Announces Sponsorship of Hodges Healthy Start and Hodges Backmarkers 120m Invitational

Bayside Premier and Iconic Real Estate Agent Hodges has announced the Sponsorship of Hodges “Healthy Start” and the “Hodges 120m Back Markers Invitational” at the Parkdale Gift that will be held at Gerry Green Reserve Parkdale on 24 March 2018 The very first event of the Parkdale Gift is the “Hodges Healthy Start” – Hodges have teamed with local business “Love Your Soul” owned by Eleesha & Chris Dixon (2 time distance winner at Stawell) to provide an event which includes, Pilates, Yoga and…

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Elmore Oil Competition Winners!

Congratulations to the below winners of our recent offer. Winners will receive their FREE bottle of Elmore Oil via Tom at the Victorian Athletic League. Paul O’Neill Jacob Nolan James Collier Taj Westworth Matt Burleigh Alex Tzilantonis Zachary Wright John Hilditch Sue Anderson Nathan Crowley Craig Sanford Ellie Sanford Tim Cherry Chris Wilkinson Augustine Carty-Cowling Jeff Sargent Jacob Densley Kimberley Geelan Ella Squire Bailey Squire

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