Tries galore at touch

Whitsunday Times - - SPORT -

Emma Car­ney stayed in the re­gion and will visit Air­lie Beach this week to work with ris­ing star Emma Ho­gan as part of her Hamil­ton Is­land Lo­cal Tri Tal­ent Schol­ar­ship.

Ho­gan was awarded the schol­ar­ship af­ter her fourth-place per­for­mance in last year’s Hamil­ton Is­land Triathlon.

Car­ney is as­sess­ing Ho­gan’s strengths, weak­nesses, tech­niques and train­ing ground be­fore pre­par­ing an on­line train­ing pro­gram and men­tor­ship as part of the build-up to this year’s Fu­ji­film Hamil­ton Is­land Triathlon in Novem­ber.

Car­ney will also be con­duct­ing ses­sions for the Whit­sun­day Triathlon Club across the week­end, which are open to the pub­lic.

For full de­tails, see the Whit­sun­day Triathlon Club’s Face­book page. TOUCH: In Mon­day night’s Whit­sun­day Touch As­so­ci­a­tion games, Oddly Amal­ga­mated 11 def High Fly­ers 0, Mis­chief Crew 9 def Touch and Go 6, We Got U Cov­ered 11 def Eclipse B 2, Eclipse C2 5 def Try Hards 3, Ray White 11 def Salt and Pep­per 3, Eclipse C1 4 def Whit­mon­day Ea­gles 3, Eclipse A 8 def Saints 3 and Wolves 8 def Air­lie Mixed 3.

Draw: 6pm Young Gunz V Air­lie Mixed ref Ray White, We Got U Cov­ered V Mis­chief Crew ref Ray White.

6.45pm Ray White V Wolves ref Air­lie Mixed, Eclipse C2 V Whit­mon­day Ea­gles ref Young Gunz.

7.30pm Eclipse C1 V Try Hards ref Eclipse C2, Eclipse A V Salt and Pep­per ref Wolves/Ea­gles.

8.15pm High Fly­ers V Touch N Go ref Salt N Pep­per/Eclipse C2, White­haven Ad­ven­tures V Eclipse B ref Eclipse JB/Try Hards. BYES: Saints, White­haven Ad­ven­tures, Oddly Amal­ga­mated.

PHOTO: MEL SMITH

GET­TING OUT: Chil­dren en­joy a sail­ing class by Lisa Dar­manin dur­ing the Women's Ac­tive Week­end.

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