December 22nd saw Bankstown Sports Athletics Club host Albie Thomas Mile which includes the Australian Mile Championship, last held in 1993. Attending the meet was the South Coast based Limitless Track team coached by Andae Kalemusic. This team is fast gaining national recognition and its members once again proved themselves on the track Andae reported this morning that the squad all ran amazing well in cold windy conditions congratulating the Bankstown Athletics for their excellent hosting of the event. Of the members of the team Andae reported that Ben started the day off with a national qualifier on the high steeple while Baylee ran a season personal best (PB) in the 800 m coming down faster every race . “Paige ran a PB through the 1500 in the mile by 3 seconds with Shayne also doing a PB through the 1500m in the mile. “Harm ran well he also equalled his PB through the 1500m split with Adam running a huge PB through the 1500 and ending up with a 4.49 mile on his first one ever considering this was his PB a year ago for the 1500” “Jaylah ran so strong like always in a slow start race managed a 5 second PB in a 4.41 and now is ranked number 1 in the world for under 18’s”.
Above: Leading the field up to the last Jaylah Hancock- Cameron showed much courage running from the front in a race that featured Australia's women's elite runners including Genevieve Gregson, Imogen Stewart, Sarah Schiffmann and Rose Davies. Dragging the pack and coming home with a 5 second PB just wasn't enough on the night giving her a very respectable fourth place in a highly esteemed field. Photo sourced from Limitless Team
“These kids are amazing they continue to improve every year” “Thanks to Bankstown Athletics for an amazing night and most of all for all your support “