Athletics Tasmania selectors are pleased to announce the 13 athletes who will represent Tasmania in the Australian Marathon & Half Marathon Championships for 2019.
The Half Marathon is the first of these, and will be held in conjunction with the Sunshine Coast marathon Festival on 4 August. The team for this event will be led by the current Tasmanian Half Marathon Champions, Thomas MURTON and Anita McGINNIS. They will be joined in the event by Alex HUMPHREY, Michael DAVIS, Nathan McLACHLAN, Josh DURNO and David O’BRIEN.
For the third successive year, the Australian Marathon Championships will be held in conjunction with the Blackmores Sydney Marathon on 15 September, and will see last year’s best performed Tasmanian Al FOOT joined by Matthew ZEGVELD, Jarrod GIBSON, Michael MEREDITH, Ben BROCKMAN and Phil McCONNON.
Selectors may add further athletes to teams closer to the event.