The Beachside Gift Committee is proud to announce the William Buck 2 Mile Championship for Men at the Gift on Saturday 5 February 2022 at Mentone Reserve. A prize pool of $3000 is on offer and last years 2 Mile has been remembered as one of the best races on the Australian Athletic Calendar. Watch the last two laps of the race to relive the incredibly tight finish. https://youtu.be/3zrfSRDzTZY
The Committee is pleased to announce that Olympians, Tokyo finalist in 1500m current world Number 3 Stewart McSwyen will be back to avenge his close second in this year’s Gift.
William Buck Director Neil Brennan said ‘William Buck was proud to be associated with The Beachside Gift as it provides an incredible experience for both athletes and spectators alike. We hope you are all able to attend this fantastic event as it continues to grow in statue as one of Australia’s preeminent athletic events in the country’.