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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

12 December 2018

Strong North Eastly winds helped the 58 starters in this evening’s Broulee Run/Walk.  However, on the way back they had to struggle to move forward.  Never the less there were 8 personal best times recorded.  In the 2 kilometres Tino Lopresti, Sean Costin and Liliana Murphy improved.  In the 3.5 kilometres the stand out performances were by Bridget Lunn, Angus Murphy, Damien Kennedy and Yma Carnall.  In the 5 kilometres Jason Domeny improved his time.  Jason only started with the group on 17 October and since that time has improved on his time in each of the 3 distances he has completed.

We welcomed Kaylee Denys and Deb McCartney to their first run with the group.  Andrew Oberg and his daughter Jacqueline from Goulburn made a welcome appearance.  We were also pleased to welcome Damien and Judy Kennedy back from Indonesia after two years away from the run.  They sponsor the 30-run shirts.

2 Kilometres

Cameron Lunn 8.11
Tino Lopresti 8.29
Sean Costin 10.10
Klaye Van Weerdenburg 10.28
Hallie Wignell 10.30
Audrey Knobel 11.06
Regina Knobel 11.06
Isabella Lopresti 11.07
Liliana Murphy 11.13
Annie Johnsen 11.32
Rocco Lopresti 13.12
Laura Lopresti 13.18
Lily Van Weerdenburg 13.33
Kaylee Denys 13.38
Melissa Van Weerdenburg 13.38
Emily Dickinson 14.11
Bruce Dickinson 14.11
Judy Kennedy 14.20
David McCann 14.20
Sari Jenkins 14.55
Nancy Costin 17.40
Nathan Costin 17.40
Susan Pettit 17.51
Morgan Pettit 19.50
Maureen Searson 19.54
Roz Hayward 20.09
Ross Hayward 20.10
Declan McPherson 21.33
Nina McPherson 25.31
Andrew McPherson 25.31
Jye Barbara 26.43
Helen Okey 26.43

3.5 Kilometres

Bridget Lunn 15.03
Angus Murphy 16.08
Kobe Jenkins 17.09
Justin Murphy 17.48
Damien Kennedy 19.00
Yma Carnall 19.01
Garran Carnall 19.10
Sandra Lunn 20.39
Julianne Domeny 20.50
Paul Searson 22.09
Jesse Jenkins 26.59

5 Kilometres

Daniel Beby 18.10
Matthew Edenborough 19.11
Andrew Oberg 21.01
Jacqueline Oberg 23.53
Alan Andrews 24.14
Stephanie Lunn 25.29
Gary Ashton 25.29
Deb McCartney 26.05
Anthony Miles 26.06
Jason Domeny 26.46
Mirella Granata 28.04
Gerard Van Weerdenburg 28.40
Nina McLachlan 29.25
Tracy Denning 37.43
Lisa Robbins 37.43

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

5 December 2018


Excellent running conditions attracted 49 starters to Wednesday’s Broulee Run/walk.  We were pleased to welcome Kevin Cadiou and Bep Fouchet, who are visitors from France and friends of Helen Okey.  Liliana Murphy had her first run and she makes up the third member of the running Murphy’s.

In the 2 kilometres personal best times were recorded by Annie and Jackson Carrol and also Hallie Wignell.  In the 3.5 kilometres new best times were recorded by Justin Murphy, Nev Madden and David West.  In the 5 kilometres the honours were shared by Garran and Yma Carnall, who both improved on their previous times.

Roz Hayward (pictured with husband Ross) celebrated her 100th run this evening.  She is an inspiration to her family with at least 15 members of family having participated in the event.  Roz’s first run was on 24 June 2015.  She was encouraged to participate by husband Ross, who started back in 2007 and has completed 243 runs.

We will have our Christmas party on the 19 December after the run.  Bring along a plate to share and your preferred beverage and we will gather on the headland for a small presentation and a social catchup. Everyone is welcome.

See you all next week at 5pm.

2 Kilometres

Anthony Miles 7.08
Sunni West 8.51
Liam Carrol 9.02
Matt Johnsen 9.11
Annie Carrol 9.26
Hallie Wignell 9.30
Klaye Van Weerdenburg 9.31
Jackson Carrol 10.38
Liliana Murphy 11.33
Angus Murphy 11.33
Erin Domeny 11.35
Annie Johnsen 11.36
Daisy West 14.10
Leo Proksch 16.03
Christian Proksch 16.04
Roz Hayward 16.21
Nerida Louttit 19.07
Christina Murray 20.21
Jenny Pollock 20.25
Charley Proksch 22.37
Jo Pollock 22.43
Jye Barbara 23.39
Helen Okey 23.40
Kevin Cadiou 23.41
Bep Fouchet 23.41

3.5 Kilometres

Justin Murphy 16.56
Nev Madden 17.54
David West 17.57
Keiran Louttit 20.40
Robyn Kennedy 24.38
David McCann 27.53
Ross Hayward 28.08
Richard Fisher 28.22
Kathryn Jeffery 28.27

5 Kilometres

Matthew Edenborough 19.11
Matt Lambert 20.55
Garran Carnall 21.00
Simon Wall 23.59
Gerard Van Weerdenburg 24.06
Vaughn Gilligan 25.13
Yma Carnall 25.38
Julie De Ernsted 25.38
Deb Connaughton 27.12
Jason Domeny 27.38
Dave Connaughton 27.59
Julianne Domeny 31.26
Karyn Starmer 32.15
Tracy Denning 34.20
Lisa Robbins 34.22

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

28 November 2018




Near record rain and the accompanying wind did not dampen the enthusiastic 21 athletes from participating in this evening’s Broulee Run.  History has shown that no matter how bad the conditions people will come and as usual they perform with distinction.

In the 3.5 kilometres Jason Domeny recorded his third personal best time in as many starts over this distance.  Also, Angus Murphy showed that he is an excellent mud runner with an improvement of 43 seconds.

In the 5 kilometres Bede Webster recorded a personal best time.  His secret is to run bare footed and those who purchase the most expensive running shoes may consider this as an alternative in their quest for excellence.  Greg Whipp ran an outstanding time of 21.02 in the 5 kilometres to improve by 147 seconds.  Deb Connaughton ran an impressive time of 25.49, which is only 28 second off her best time over this distance set in 2008.

2 Kilometres

Tiffany Johnston 10.27
Declan McPherson 10.50
Travis Dummett 17.17
Kathryn Jeffery 17.23
Andrew McPherson 24.39
Nina McPherson 24.40

3.5 Kilometres

Angus Murphy 16.11
Jason Domeny 17.40
Justin Murphy 20.10


5 Kilometres

Daniel Beby 18.14
Matt Edenborough 19.10
Bede Webster 20.25
Harrison Gilligan 20.46
Dylan Van Der Meulen 20.58
Greg Whipp 21.02
Lauren Evans 22.29
Dave Connaughton 24.42
Adrian Connor 25.23
Deb Connaughton 25.49
Vaughn Gilligan 26.04
Julianne Domeny 31.49


21 Starters

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

21 November 2018


The warmer spring weather tested the condition of the 49 starters in this evening’s Broulee Run/Walk.  We welcomed Archie Gilligan to his first run.  His older brothers Vaughn and Harrison are among the elite of the group and young Archie has many years to better their times.

In the 2 kilometres personal best times were recorded by Alba Van Der Meulen and Regina Knobel.  In the 3.5 kilometres the improvers were Angus Murphy, Jason Domeny and Bruce Dickinson.  In the 5 kilometres Garren Carnall was very impressive with a 3 minute and 13 seconds improvement.  His wife Yma was the first women home in the 5 kilometres with a time of 27.46.
2 Kilometres

Rafael Dyason 8.13
Selby Johnston 9.10
Hallie Wignell 10.12
Klaye Van Weerdenburg 10.12
Alba Van Der Meulen 10.52
Audrey Knobel 10.55
Regina Knobel 10.56
KA Whyte 11.26
Millie Shanahan 11.45
Jillian Edwards 13.23
David McCann 14.55
Sari Jenkins 15.35
Jesse Jenkins 15.36
Kobe Jenkins 15.37
Charley Proksch 17.14
Christian Proksch 17.16
Archie Gilligan 19.48
Tiffany Johnston 19.48
Elani Van Der Meulen 19.56
Karlee Van Der Meulen 19.57
Erin Domeny 21.13
Robyn Domeny 21.14
Peter Johnsen 21.59
Grace Johnsen 22.00
Aiden Johnston 27.00
Kat Johnston 27.00

3.5 Kilometres

Sunni West 16.34
Angus Murphy 16.54
Jason Domeny 18.02
Justin Murphy 18.32
David West 18.52
Bruce Dickinson 20.43
Ross Hayward 21.01
Tracey Denning 22.43

5 Kilometres

Daniel Beby 18.04
Matthew Edenborough 19.26
Garren Carnall 21.29 
Adrian Connor 25.13
Dylan Van Der Meulen 25.14
Vaughn Gilligan 25.22
Jerome Stocks 25.28
Gary Ashton 25.59
Anthony Miles 26.04
Julie De Ernsted 26.05
Tim Devane 26.07
Yma Carnall 27.46
Mirella Granata 28.22
Julianne Domeny 32.34
Richard Fisher 44.52

49 Starters

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

14 November 2018

The rain held off and the athletes came out to play.  47 people ran and walked the 3 courses on offer at the Broulee Run/walk.  We welcomed Deanne Brennan from Canberra for her first run with the group.  Also, Aiden O’Leary and the Murphy boys Angus and Justin made their first appearance.

In the 2 kilometres personal best times were recorded by Audrey and Regina Knobel, Nick and Ben Hall and Emily Dickinson.  In the 3.5 kilometres the improvers were Matt Johnsen and Jacquellyn O’Leary.  In the 5 kilometres the stars were Isabelle Starmer and Greg Whipp.

This evening Matt Johnsen and Gerard Van Weerdenburg were awarded their 30-run shirts.  For both it has been a long journey for both men.  Matt’s first run with the group was back in 2012. He then travelled to America on an athletic scholarship where he performed with distinction. Since returning to the district he has been active in the promotion and coaching of athletics.  Gerard also had his first run in 2012 but injury, work and horses hindered his appearances.  He is now back with a vengeance and is about the compete in a triathlon.


2Kilometres

Sunni West 8.42
Emily Dickinson 10.32
Bruce Dickinson 10.32
Audrey Knobel 10.36
Regina Knobel 10.37
Daisy West 10.41
David West 10.42
Millie Shanahan 12.11
Ben Hall 14.33
Nick Hall 14.34
Travis Dummett 19.00
Peter Johnsen 19.01
Kathryn Jeffery 19.33
Nancy Costin 19.34
Nathan Costin 19.34
Jade Berry 19.41
Christina Murray 20.13
Jenny Pollock 20.16
Robyn Domeny 20.54
Ebony Berry 23.15
Jacquie Berry 23.15

3.5 Kilometres

Matt Johnsen 12.42
Angus Murphy 17.06
Justin Murphy 17.10
Tania Dorney 19.41
Julianne Domeny 20.38
Laura Lopresti 22.20
Annie Johnsen 23.50
Jacquellyn O’Leary 24.29
Aiden O’Leary 24.30
David McCann 29.03

5 Kilometres

Daniel Beby 17.55
Matt Lambert 21.12
Greg Whipp 21.43
Deanne Brennan 22.51
Isabelle Starmer 22.53
Adrian Connor 24.01
Dave Connaughton 24.27
Alan Andrews 24.42
Gerard Van Weerdenburg 25.04
Gary Ashton 25.24
Vaughn Gilligan 26.57
Marella Granata 27.49
Deb Connaughton 27.51
Karyn Starmer 33.28
Robyn Kennedy 41.46
Richard Fisher 46.42


Wednesday, November 7, 2018

7 November 2018


The Melbourne Cup had the rain so it was only fitting that the Broulee Runners had similar conditions.  Being of a lesser standard of race the rain continued before and during the run.

It is interesting that the only ones to appear are the thoroughbreds, who all tackled the 5 kilometres.  They ran through the wind, mud and ankle-deep water.

The star of the event was Lauren Evans, who improved her personal best by 52 seconds.  This is an outstanding performance under such adverse conditions.

Thanks to Nev Madden, Richard Fisher and David McCann for standing around in the rain to help record the times for the runners.

5 Kilometres

Matt Johnsen 18.13
Matthew Edenborough 19.39
Harrison Gilligan 21.02
Bede Webster 21.13
Lauren Evans 21.16
Vaughn Gilligan 25.18
Gerard Van Weerdenburg 26.41
Adrian Connor 26.41
Brock Gilligan 26.45


Wednesday, October 31, 2018

31 October 2018



The numbers of young runners in tonight Broulee Run/Walk were down because with Halloween they decided that “Trick and Treating” was more fun.  Never the less there were 51 starters participating in ideal conditions.

We welcomed Matt Stevens to his first run with the group.

In the 2 kilometres Personal Best times were recorded by Hallie Wignell, Jo Pirro and Annette McPartland.  In the 3.5 kilometres Tracy Denning and Tania Dorney were the improvers.  In the 5 kilometres Bede Webster was impressive in edging closer to the magic 20-minute mark.

The 5 members of the Domeny family performed very well and in particular, the man of the house, Jason tackled the 3.5 kilometres and managed to better his wife’s best time by 34 seconds.

Anthony Knobel was rewarded with his 30-run shirt.  Anthony normally carries baby Lottie.  However, to mark the occasion he ran his first 5 kilometres event in an impressive time of 23.47.

See you all next week at 5pm.

2 Kilometres

Rosie McPartland 8.47
Iona Kelly 9.33
Hallie Wignell 10.04
Gillian Edwards 13.48
Jo Pirro 15.15
Richard Fisher 15.26
Amber Domeny 18.28
Roz Hayward 18.47
Peter Johnsen 19.17
Charley Proksch 19.42
Christian Proksch 19.43
Mitchell Beby 20.51
Ashlee Beby 20.52
Michelle Beby 20.53
Annette McPartland 21.03
Kelly McPartland 21.04
Erin Domeny 24.12
Robyn Domeny 24.12
Lotte Knobel 24.56
Regina Knobel 24.56
Audrey Knobel 25.57
Leo Proksch 27.58
Jo Pollock 27.59

3.5 Kilometres

Jason Domeny 18.30
Tania Dorney 19.13
Bruce Dickinson 21.08
Tracy Denning 21.59
Emily Dickinson 26.48
Robyn Kennedy 26.48
David McCann 28.27
Kathryn Jeffery 30.10
Lisa Robbins 32.03

5 Kilometres

Daniel Beby 17.35
Matthew Edenborough 19.30
Bede Webster 20.32
Matt Lambert 21.03
Harris Gilligan 21.44
Adrian Connor 23.39
Gerard Van Weerdenburg 23.31
Anthony Knobel 23.47
Dave Connaughton 23.51
Anthony Miles 25.08
Vaughn Gilligan 26.06
Morgan Pettit 26.21
Brock Gilligan 26.35
Deb Connaughton 27.11
Julie De Ernsted 27.41
Matt Stevens 29.25
Tim Devane 29.26
Julianne Domeny 32.13
Mike Kennedy 35.02