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Fitness testing for elite U/18 footballers at VU

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3 March, 2009

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Fitness testing for elite U/18 footballers at VU


Sports physiology students at Victoria University will be conducting fitness testing on players from the 12 teams in the U/18 TAC Cup on Saturday, March 7.

The testing, under the guidance of sports physiologist Dr Rob Aughey, will take place from 8am to 4pm at Level 1, Court 1 in Building L (School of Sport and Exercise Science) on Mills Close at VU's Footscray Park campus.

Teams will present for testing in the following order:

8am: Calder Cannons, Northern Knights, Western Jets

10am: Bendigo Pioneers, Dandenong Stingrays, Geelong Falcons

Noon: Gippsland Power, Murray Bushrangers, North Ballarat Rebels

2pm: Eastern Ranges, Oakleigh Chargers, Sandringham Dragons


Media are invited

Media contact: Jim Buckell, A/Senior Media Officer
Marketing and Communications Department, Victoria University
Ph: (03) 9919 4243; mobile: 0400 465 459; email: jim.buckell@vu.edu.au

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