The Arthur Postle Sprint
|From:||Saturday 14 September 2019|
|To:||Saturday 14 September 2019|
|Time:||2:00pm - 07:30pm Saturday 14 September 2019|
|Location:||Club Pittsworth, Short st, Pittsworth, qld 4356 australia|
The 2019 Arthur Postle “The Crimson Flash” Gift event is being held at Club Pittsworth, Short St, Pittsworth. In its second year, the Postle Gift will be held on Saturday September 14th 2019 and will be conducted by the Queensland Athletic League. Events include the 75 Yards Arthur Postle Gift, the 75 Yards Women’s Gift, the 120m Open, 300m Open, and three youth races across 75 Yards, 120m & 300m. Entries close on Friday 6th September. For more information and entry forms please go to www.qal.org.au. Entertainment for the whole family with handmade art and craft markets, inflatables and so much more. The night will finish with a family movie starting from 7:30pm.
Arthur Benjamin Postle was born in Springside, in the Pittsworth district in 1881. Postle began his athletic career in 1899 competing in amateur events in the darling downs region and later, in Brisbane. Postle gained local fame with victories at Charters Towers and Townsville in 1904/05 and won many Australian championships. Arthur Postle achieved world fame at Kalgoorlie, Western Australia in 1906 by defeating the world champion. Postle won over 75 yds and 300 yds.
|Entry charges - Adult||Free|
|Entry charges - Child||Free|
|Contact phone||0448 137 311|
|Booking information||Entry is free, no bookings required|
|Contact organisation||Club Pittsworth|
|Is food and drink available?||Yes|
|Are toilets available?||Yes|
|Is there disabled access?||Yes|