NORTH Bendigo's players went through a short and sharp training session in their last hit-out before the Heathcote District Football League grand final clash with Lockington-Bamawm United on Saturday.
The Bulldogs are aiming to end a premiership drought of 37 years.
North Bendigo co-coaches Rob Bennett and Neville Massina have played key roles in the team's run of 16-1 this season.
The LBU Cats are gunning for a fourth consecutive senior premiership.
Playing coach Adrian Dohnt and key position player Jonathan Hay, who were injured in the preliminary final victory, were named in the Cats team to tackle the Bulldogs at Huntly's Hy-Line Australia Oval.