Camron Slessor, The Advocate - 24 July 2017
(Photo by Cordell Richardson, The Advocate)
By Camron Slessor, The Advocate
Elesha Spillane hasn’t been able to compete in the sport she loves for almost 12 months now.
The horse rider from Lower Barrington is an accomplished show jumper but has been sidelined by injury for the better part of the last year.
But she’s set to get back on the horse for the first time since October of last year when she competes at the 2017 Australian Masters Games on the North-West Coast... CLICK HERE TO READ FULL STORY
More than 10,000 athletes and spectators will come together in Adelaide in 2019 for the 17th Australian Masters Games.
Tasmania’s North West has put on a show during eight days of memorable Australian Masters Games action, according to Games general manager Scott Wade.
It is impressive for anyone to take up a sport in their later years and compete as a Masters athlete, but starting out as a gymnast at the age of 60 is a remarkable achievement by Alexander Beernink.