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.


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.