Cody Shanahan – Foundation Cadet of the Year

During the recent annual Foundation golf day dinner, Cody Shanahan was proclaimed the Foundation’s Cadet of the Year for his outstanding achievements throughout 2015.

Cody has participated in athletics for about 11 years with his performance peaking in the last three years. He has competed at national level in cross country and, track and field in different places in Australia. The hard training has paid off with personal best (PB) time in 3KM (8:51) and 1500M (4:08). Cody concluded 2015 on a high note with strong results in Cross Country. Competing in the Victorian team at the national titles in Melbourne, he finished 24th in the 6KM event in a PB time of 19:10; his team were 3rd overall, and 2nd in the relays. A great result overall.

Cody’s goal is to compete for Australia in global meets.

For his achievement Cody was presented a cheque for $500 at the golf day dinner by Pam Smith (wife of the co-founder, the late Allan Smith).

Congratulations Cody! The Foundation looks forward to seeing your thrive throughout 2016.

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