Jared Tallent visits Ballarat little aths and racewalkers

Jared Tallent

Jared Tallent

Olympic racewalking gold medallist Jared Tallent is back rubbing shoulders with athletes at grassroots level in Ballarat this weekend.

He will visit Ballarat Little Athletic Centre in a meet and greet at Llanberris Reserve on Saturday morning.

The Ballarat champion will then attend Ballarat Racewalking Club at North Gardens on Sunday for the annual Jared Tallent 1.5km Perpetual Trophy – competing in the handicap event against the club’s juniors.