Australian Aths History

Australian Track & Field Championships 1954-55

Kensington Oval, Adelaide, SA, 5 & 7 February 1955

 
100 YARDS - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Bill JobNSW10.3
2Max EvansWA10.4
3Bernard JacksQld10.5
4John DalySA
 
HEAT 2
1Doug WinstonQld 9.9
2Bill de GruchyWA10.1
3Don JowettNZL10.2
Lloyd SnellingSA
Gavin CarragherNSW
 
HEAT 3
1Hec HoganQld10.1
2Gary BromheadNSW10.4
3Evan ReidWA10.4
Denis De VallanceSA
Brian RandallVic
 
FINALWind: -3.0m
1Hec HoganQld 9.9
2Doug WinstonQld10.1
3Bill de GruchyWA10.2
4Max EvansWA10.3est
5Gary BromheadNSW10.5est
Bill JobNSWDNS
 
220 YARDS - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Hec HoganQld21.7
2Max EvansWA21.7
3Ray LandNSW22.1
4Alan BroadbentVic
5Don BrenenSA
 
HEAT 2
1Evan ReidWA21.8
2Bill JobNSW21.8
3Brian RandallVic21.9
Lloyd SnellingSA
Tony BoothQld
 
HEAT 3
1Don JowettNZL21.8
2Doug WinstonQld22.1
3Jim CannNSW22.3
Bill de GruchyWA
Denis De VallanceSA
 
FINAL
1Doug WinstonQld21.7
2Bill JobNSW21.7
3Don JowettNZL21.7
4Evan ReidWA21.8est
5Hec HoganQld21.8est
6Max EvansWA21.9est
 
440 YARDS - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Don JowettNZL49.9
2Bill JobNSW50.0
3Ross ParkerNSW50.0
4Len McRaeVic
Rod CarterQld
 
HEAT 2
1Leon GregorySA49.4
2David AbramovitchNSW50.0
3Tony BoothQld50.2
4Alan BroadbentVic
Brian RandallVic
 
FINAL
1Leon GregorySA48.2
2Don JowettNZL48.8
3Ross ParkerNSW49.3
4David AbramovitchNSW
Bill JobNSW
Tony BoothQld
 
880 YARDS - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Don MacMillanVic1:55.2
2Les WakefieldNSW1:55.9
3Leon GregorySA1:56.7
4John MurrayVic
5Greg TilyardTas
 
HEAT 2
1Murray HalbergNZL1:57.0
2Frank O'ConnellWA1:57.2
3Peter MelhuishNSW1:57.5
4Len McRaeVic
Pat ClohessyNSW
P DunnQld
 
FINAL
1Don MacMillanVic1:51.9
2Peter MelhuishNSW1:53.6
3Frank O'ConnellWA1:53.8
4Len McRaeVic1:56.0
5Les WakefieldNSW1:56.5
Leon GregorySA
John MurrayVic
Murray HalbergNZL
 
1 MILE - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Don MacMillanVic4:07.0
2Vernon John PlummerNSW4:08.6
3Allan LawrenceNSW4:14.8
4Murray HalbergNZL4:19.0
5Rob Morgan-MorrisVic4:19.6
6Terry SullivanVic4:20.0
7Frank O'ConnellWA
8Greg TilyardTas
9Peter BrownSA
Alex HendersonNSWDQ(2 false starts)
 
3 MILES - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Dave StephensVic14:12.6
2Vernon John PlummerNSW14:39.4
3Keith OllerenshawNSW14:50.4
4Geoff WarrenVic
5Allan LawrenceNSW
6Neil RobbinsVic
 
6 MILES - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Dave StephensVic30:19.4
2Keith OllerenshawNSW32:47.6
3Neil RobbinsVic33:36.8
Paddy SmithTasDNF
Geoff WarrenVicDNF
Bryce MackayNSWDNF
 
120 YARDS HURDLES - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Ken DoubledayVic15.6
2Keith ShortNSW15.9
3Peter LockwoodNSW16.1
4Rod CarterQld
 
HEAT 2
1Ron LiddyVic15.6
2John LovedayQld15.6
3Ern WatsonNSW16.5
 
FINAL
1Ken DoubledayVic15.1
2John LovedayQld15.6
3Keith ShortNSW15.6
4Ron LiddyVic
Peter LockwoodNSW
Ern WatsonNSW
 
220 YARDS HURDLES - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Geoff JonesSA24.8
2Duncan PageNSW
3John LovedayQld
4Ken DoubledayVic
Alex ArrighiQld
Ross ParkerNSW
 
HEAT 2
1Don BrenenVic25.4
2Dene PerrottSA25.5
3Geoff GoodacreNSW29.5
 
FINAL
1Geoff GoodacreNSW24.2
2Don BrenenVic24.8
3Dene PerrottSA24.8
4Geoff JonesSA
Duncan PageNSW
John LovedayQld
 
440 YARDS HURDLES - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Geoff GoodacreNSW56.0
2Geoff JonesSA56.2
3Ross ParkerNSW56.5
4Rod CarterQld
Robert BoonVic
 
HEAT 2
1Dene PerrottSA64.2
2D PageNSW67.3
 
FINAL
1Geoff GoodacreNSW55.3
2Geoff JonesSA55.6
3Ross ParkerNSW56.3
4Dene PerrottSA
D PageNSW
 
2 MILES WALK - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ted AllsoppVic14:16.0
2George NevittVic14:42.2
3Don KeaneWA14:52.2
4Barry BeaumontNSW
5David MelzerQld
6Edward FollandSA
7Logan IrwinNSW
 
HIGH JUMP - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Chilla PorterQld1.93m
2Kevin McMahonNSW1.93m
3Sandy SkinnerSA1.905m
4Clive Bedford-BrownWA1.87m
5Colin RidgewayVic1.83m
6Ian BruceSA1.83m
=7Bill LeachVic1.78m
=7Terry RothwellNSW1.78m
9Neil CollierNSW
 
POLE VAULT - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Bruce PeeverQld4.06m
2Peter HarbisonSA3.81m
3Cecil WrightVic3.81m
4William MaguireNSW3.655m
5David GreatorexNSW3.50m
 
LONG JUMP - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ian BruceSA7.23m
2Hugh JackVic7.15m
3Hec HoganQld7.08m
4Brian OliverNSW6.95m
5Kevin WhiteQld6.91m
6Ron GrayNSW6.86m
7Kevin SaltWA6.775m
8Joe HartNSW6.46m
9D LintonWA6.45m
10Graham CrawfordSA6.245m
11Allan StevensVic6.005m
 
TRIPLE JUMP - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Kevin SaltWA14.98m
2Brian OliverNSW14.88m
3Allan StevensVic14.38m
4Ron GrayNSW14.35m
5Joe HartNSW13.98m
6Kevin WhiteQld13.735m
7Hugh JackVic13.245m
8P HooperSA13.195m
9G CrawfordSA13.19m
10D LintonWA12.86m
 
SHOT PUT - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Peter HanlinNSW14.47m
2Barry DonathVic13.54m
3Ves BalodisSA13.30m
4Ken MottramNSW13.20m
5Reg CarrVic12.54m
6L HughesNSW11.92m
 
DISCUS THROW - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Anthony KenkNSW40.50m
2Reg CarrVic39.61m
3Keith PardonNSW39.32m
4Maissant BennettNSW38.15m
5Ian BruceSA37.74m
6Neil HampelSA36.40m
7Kevin WhiteQld36.24m
8Lloyd HadfieldSA36.24m
John AdamsQldNM(3 fouls)
Barry DonathVicNM(3 fouls)
 
HAMMER THROW - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Keith PardonNSW48.62m
2Neville GadsdenNSW47.02m
3Lloyd HadfieldSA46.58m
4Mal GleesonVic43.10m
5Neil HampelSA42.26m
Keith AllenWANM(3 fouls)
John AdamsQldNM(3 fouls)
Herb BarkerNSWNM(3 fouls)
 
JAVELIN THROW - Men - Saturday 5 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Bob GrantVic62.65m
2James AchurchQld59.74m
3Ian BruceSA56.74m
4Joe HartNSW49.68m
5William EarlsNSW49.52m
6Maissant BennettNSW48.62m
7Ves BalodisSA46.50m
 
4x110 YARDS RELAY - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Western AustraliaWA42.5
Bill de Gruchy
Evan Reid
Graham Ward
Max Evans
2QueenslandQld42.5
Doug Winston
Tony Booth
Bernard Jacks
Hec Hogan
3New South WalesNSW43.5
Gavin Carragher
Gary Bromhead
Ray Land
Jim Cann
4South AustraliaSA
 
1 MILE MEDLEY RELAY - Men - Monday 7 February 1955
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1New South WalesNSW3.37.6
A. Melhuish
David Abramovitch
Ray Land
Bill Job
2VictoriaVic3.39.6
John Murray
D. Broadbent
Brian Randall
Hugh Jack
3Western AustraliaWA3.40.3
Frank O'Connell
Evan Reid
Bill de Gruchy
Max Evans
4South AustraliaSA

 

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