Australian Aths History
David 'Dave' FITZSIMONS (SA)
Male       b. 23 Apr 1950 d. 7 Sep 2008
IAAF Profile
Competition   Event Position Result
International Competition
1974 Commonwealth Games  1500 metres 9/25 Ht2 3rd 3:39.92; Final 9th 3:41.30
  5,000 metres 6/21 Ht2 3rd 13:46.18; Final 6th 13:42.83
1976 Olympic Games  5,000 metres Ht2 Did not compete
  10,000 metres 14/41 Ht1 5th 28:16.43; Final 14th 29:17.74
1977 Pacific Conference Games  5,000 metres 1 1st 13:45.15
  10,000 metres Did not compete
1977 World Cup  5,000 metres 3/8 3rd 13:17.42
1978 Commonwealth Games  5,000 metres 15/27 Ht1 4th 13:55.81; Final Did not start
1979 World Cup  5,000 metres 7/8 7th 13:45.1
1980 Olympic Games  5,000 metres Ht1 7th 13:46.40; SF1 10th 13:58.22
 
National Competition
1968-69 Aust. Junior T & F  800 metres 2 1:53.6
  1,500 metres Steeplechase 2 4:17.6
1971 Aust. Cross Ctry  Cross Country (10km) 3 34:05.0
1971-72 Aust. T & F  5,000 metres 3 14:35.6
1973-74 Aust. T & F  5,000 metres 1 13:49.6
1975 Aust. Cross Ctry  Cross Country (10km) 4 (3rd Aust.) 31:05.0
1975-76 Aust. T & F  5,000 metres 2 13:43.2
  10,000 metres 1 28:33.0
1976-77 Aust. T & F  5,000 metres 1 13:54.2
  10,000 metres 1 29:16.4
1977-78 Aust. T & F  5,000 metres 1 13:50.6
  10,000 metres 1 28:50.0
1978-79 Aust. T & F  1500 metres 2 3:43.60
  5,000 metres 1 13:57.19
  10,000 metres 1 29:19.53

 

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