Evans powers home to win 3km

SPEED: David Heislers ran strongly to finish third behind Rossi Evans.

SPEED: David Heislers ran strongly to finish third behind Rossi Evans.

A VETERAN from Bendigo Harriers, Rossi Evans was victorious in this week’s second leg of the Adam Parker Electrical-backed Tuesday Night Series run by Flack Advisory Bendigo Region athletics at the Flora Hill track.

All four Bendigo clubs were represented in a field of 13 at the Latrobe University Bendigo athletics complex.

Runners in the 50-plus class dominated as 53-year-old Evans took out the the 3000m duel ahead of Trevor Kelly, 58, and David Heislers, 52.

Athletes will step up to the 5000m distance next round.

Results: Rossi Evans 53, Bendigo Harriers 10:49.84; Trevor Kelly 58, Eaglehawk 11:15.40; David Heislers 52, Bendigo Uni 11:44.72; Brian Watson 46, Uni. 11:46.09; Tony Vlaeminck 51, BH 12:10.28; Peter Curtis 23, Sth Bendigo 12:18.72; Aaron Norton 38, SB 12:20.57; Ingrid Douglass 47, Uni. 12:26.12; Charles Chambers 63, Uni. 12:58.68; Greg Mundy 38, BH 13:06.81; Ross Douglas 51, Uni. 13:28.92 12; Leigh Browell 42, SB 14:32.44; Garnet Rodda 68, BH 15:32.32.