The 2019 Mintel Kimberley Gift
Saturday 27th July 2019
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The Indigenous Mintel Kimberley Gift is a 100m race for both Men and Women (Broome – Saturday July 27th 2019):
- Open to Indigenous Males aged 15 years and over (free entry)
- Open to Indigenous Females aged 15 years and over (free entry)
- Distance 100m
- Heats, semi-finals and final on the day
- Registrations can be taken prior or on the day
- No registration fee for athletes required
- Prize money of approximately $500 for the Males race and $500 Females race
- Sash and Trophy for winners
- Saturday 27th July 2019 6.00pm-9.00pm
- Venue: TBA
- Open Gift final including the Best Western Australia’s sprinters both Male and Female in a handicap race over 120m in Broome for the Mintel Kimberley Gift.
- Organised under the West Coast Athletic League Inc.
- Managed and delivered by Tim Mason – Organiser of the Parkdale Gift (parkdalegift.com) in conjunction with West Coast Athletic League Inc. and Dean Capobianco.
- Significant Corporate support has already been secured including Mintel, CCB Envico and Moorabbin Airport will allow this project to continue in 2020.
- Winners of both the Male and Female plus a selected Wildcard (an athlete that may show potential) will win:
- Prize money for winning the Male and Female Kimberly’s Gift
- Sash for winning the Male and Female Kimberly’s Gift
- Fully paid for airfares, transport, accommodation, entry fees and supervisor
- Broome – Melbourne – return (Feb 1-3, 2020) to complete at the Parkdale Gift
- Broome – Melbourne – return (April 19 – 22, 2020) to compete in the Stawell Gift
- Meet with key stakeholders St Kilda Football Club, local Kingston Indigenous community, media, local business e.g. Moorabbin airport, mentoring and coaching from leading national athletes and coaches.
Contact: Tim Mason – Parkdale Gift (M: 0456 985201) | E: Timmason1965@gmail.com
2018 – 1. Aaron Bresland (Scr) 13.10 2. Sasha Zhoya (2m) 13.21 3. Josh Ross (1m) 13.35