Tom Burbidge has taken out the biggest professional gift race in the World claiming a famous victory in 12.01 off a handicap of 8.75m. Congratulations also goes to training partner Brendan Matthews who ran as the backmarker in the Stawell gift final off 5.75m.
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Other Squad results
- Derek Collinge final of the 400m (5th) and 550m (5th) events.
- Luke Storta 3rd in the Gift Winners Gift Final
- Kevin Matthews final of the Vet’s 100m (4th) event.
MattyB DEPT has 6 runners in the Stawell Gift semi finals including Tom Burbidge, Brendan Matthews, Luke Storta, Grant Billingham, Stephen Sheppard and Derek Collinge.
Please below links to a selection of articles on Tom’s victory.
Tom Burbidge victory in Stawell Gift
Stawell Gift Squad Winnings: $42200
Yearly Squad Winnings: $67400
Total Squad Sashes for 2009/10: 14
Individual Money Winners
- Tom Burbidge $40065
- Luke Storta $9670
- Derek Collinge $5500
- Ramona Casey $3740
- Lauren Boden $2220
- Stephen Sheppard $1390
- Brendan Matthews $1060
- Tarin Nevin $655
- Grant Billingham $545
- Melissa Breen $500
- Patrick Elliott $455
- Jaryd Cowley $340
- MattyB $290
- Michael Rutter $225
- Jesse Matthews $105
- Brandan Galic $90
- Kevin Matthews $70
Individual Results (money earning results only)
Grass Track, mild and conditions.
- 120m Gift – (8.75m) 1st Final ($40000)
- 400m Gift – (17m) 5th Final ($135)
- 550m Gift – (24m) 5th Final ($135)
- 120m Gift – (8.25m) Semi Final ($140)
- 120m – (5.75m) 6th Final ($1000)
- 70m – (4m) Semi Final ($30)
- 120m Gift Winners – (6m) 3rd Final ($250)
- 120m Gift – (6m) Semi Final ($140)
- 120m Gift – (7.75m) Semi Final ($140)
- 70m – (5m) Semi Final ($30)
- 120m Gift – (7m) Semi Final ($140)
- 70m – (8.5m) Semi Final ($30)
- 100m Vets – (14m) 5th Final ($30)