Bee, O'Dwyer into Stawell Gift semi-finals - Photo gallery

JOEL Bee and Peter O'Dwyer have progressed to the Stawell Gift semi-finals to be run on Monday.

The Ballarat duo was among the fastest 20 times outside the heat winners to advance.

Bee, who is ths backmarker in this year's Gift on 0.75m, finished second to Augustine Carty Cowling in the second fastest heat of 12.34 seconds.

Bee's 12.524 was the 14th quickest time over the 120m dash for the day.

O'Dwyer clocked 12.623.

SEMI-FINAL QUALIFYING TIMES

Isaac Dunmall 12.32

Augustine Carty-Cowling 12.336

John Adams 12.35

*Luke Versace 12.351

Simon Jackson 12.384

Chris Innes-Wong 12.398

Kevin Brittain 12.403

Sam Jamieson 12.403

Edward Ware 12.431

*Ryan Camille 12.472

Nick MacGibbon 12.482

*Will Johns 12.509

Luke Stevens 12.513

*Joel Bee 12.524

*Robert Spencer 12.537

Paul Tancredi 12.547

David Afath 12.557

*David Gross 12.578

*Luke Houlihan 12.58

*Leigh Phelan 12.583

Murray Goodwin  12.59

Brendan Matthews 12.59

Cam Dunbar 12.598

*Ryan Bedford 12.616

*Peter O'Dwyer 12.623

Deab Scarff  12.63

*Josh McCabe 12.63

Josh Tiu 12.646

*Daniel Steinhauser 12.651

*Dale Lyons  12.653

*Tim Eschbach 12.661

*Dylan Hicks 12.666

*Matthew Eddy 12.667

*Simon Fitzpatrick 12.674

*Jordan Tronnolone 12.679

*Liam Shepherd 12.702

*Matthew Hargreaves 12.705

James Vine 12.72

David Tinney 12.729

Vincent Jason 12.805

Glenn Ross 12.809

Jarrad Dartnall 12.855

* Fastest losing times

The Courier's Lachlan Bence captured Ballarat regional athletes and some of the big names in the Stawell Gift and women's gift heats at Central Park on Saturday.

Stawell Heat 13
Peter O'Dwyer.
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Stawell Heat 13 Peter O'Dwyer. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 12.
Melissa Breen.
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Stawell Gift Heat 12. Melissa Breen. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 1.
Grace O'Dwyer, Melissa Breen.
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Women's Gift Heat 1. Grace O'Dwyer, Melissa Breen. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 12.
Julia Boatman.
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Women's Gift Heat 12. Julia Boatman. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 12.
Nadia Domaschenz.
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Women's Gift Heat 12. Nadia Domaschenz. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 2.
Jenna Cartledge.
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Women's Gift Heat 2. Jenna Cartledge. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 5.
Narelle Lehmann.
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Women's Gift Heat 5. Narelle Lehmann. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 7
Jacqueline Scott, Ellie Maguire, Anna Pasquali, Kate Jones.
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Women's Gift Heat 7 Jacqueline Scott, Ellie Maguire, Anna Pasquali, Kate Jones. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 9.
Michelle Davis, Cleo Anderson.
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Women's Gift Heat 9. Michelle Davis, Cleo Anderson. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 10.
Tara Domaschenz.
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Women's Gift Heat 10. Tara Domaschenz. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 13.
Tiffany Boatman.
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Women's Gift Heat 13. Tiffany Boatman. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 14
Sarah Byron.
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Women's Gift Heat 14 Sarah Byron. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Women's Gift Heat 15.
Holly Dobbyn.
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Women's Gift Heat 15. Holly Dobbyn. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 4.
Liam Procaccino.
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Stawell Gift Heat 4. Liam Procaccino. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 5.
Thomas Moloney.
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Stawell Gift Heat 5. Thomas Moloney. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 7 
Quentin Walker.
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Stawell Gift Heat 7 Quentin Walker. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift  Heat 7.
Shane Woodrow.
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Stawell Gift Heat 7. Shane Woodrow. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 7.
Rodney Mathews.
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Stawell Gift Heat 7. Rodney Mathews. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 8.
Adrian Burke.
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Stawell Gift Heat 8. Adrian Burke. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 12.
Stuart Aberdein.
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Stawell Gift Heat 12. Stuart Aberdein. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift.
Melissa Breen.
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Stawell Gift. Melissa Breen. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 15.
Samuel Baird.
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Stawell Gift Heat 15. Samuel Baird. Pic Lachlan Bence.

Stawell Gift Heat 20.
Nathan Dixon.
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Stawell Gift Heat 20. Nathan Dixon. Pic Lachlan Bence.