30 November 2013
Welcome to the Lithgow Flash Gift Carnival, featuring the Lithgow Flash® Gift female sprint race.
The Lithgow Flash® Gift Carnival has been supported over the last four years by regular sponsors including Centennial Coal, Lithgow City Council, Destination NSW, Coal Services, Lithgow McDonalds, Westfund, Delta, Maritime Mining Power Credit Union, Lithgow Workies Club, Lean & Bennett, C&W Printing, Collins Transport, Mountain High Conveyancing, Video Ezy, and the Bowen Inn.
The Lithgow Flash Gift will be held on Saturday 30 November, 2013 at the Tony Luchetti Showground, Lithgow.
The Lithgow Flash Gift is a professional athletics carnival and will see athletes invited from all over Australia. Races are to be conducted under a handicap system to give an even chance for all competitors of winning. “The Lithgow Flash Gift” is named for Mrs Marjorie Jackson-Nelson, The Lithgow Flash, who during her athletic career won two Olympic gold medals (Helsinki 1952) and seven Commonwealth Games gold medals.