Australian Aths History

Australian Track & Field Championships 1959-60

Leederville Oval, Perth, Western Australia, 5 & 7 March 1960

 
100 YARDS - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1Wind: wa
1Dennis TippingNSW 9.6
2Peter VassellaNSW 9.8
3John GoodmanWA 9.9
4John BeattieNSW 9.9
5John BurkeVic 9.9
6B. SmithTas
 
HEAT 2
1Bevyn BakerVic 9.6
2Don BursillNSW 9.8
3Terry GaleNSW 9.8
4John DalySA 9.8
5Ken PetersWA 9.9
 
HEAT 3
1Philip BrownNSW 9.7
2Eric BigbyQld 9.9
3Gary HoldsworthVic10.0
4Jim WielandWA10.0
5Terry MooreVic10.2
6Evan ReidWA
 
FINAL
1Dennis TippingNSW 9.7
2Bevyn BakerVic 9.7
3Philip BrownNSW 9.8
4Peter VassellaNSW 9.8
5Don BursillNSW 9.9
6Eric BigbyQld10.0
 
220 YARDS - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Bevyn BakerVic21.9
2Don BursillNSW21.9
3Philip BrownNSW22.3
4Ken PetersWA22.3
5N. AllenTas22.3
 
HEAT 2
1Peter VassellaNSW22.2
2Terry GaleNSW22.3
3Eric BigbyQld22.4
4John BurkeVic22.5
5John DalySA22.8
6Evan ReidWA23.2
 
HEAT 3
1Dennis TippingNSW22.2
2John BeattieNSW22.3
3Jim WielandWA22.5
4B. SmithTas23.3
 
FINAL
1Dennis TippingNSW21.9
2Peter VassellaNSW21.9
3Bevyn BakerVic21.9
4Don BursillNSW22.3
5Terry GaleNSW22.3
6John BeattieNSW22.7
 
440 YARDS - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Kevan GosperVic48.1
2Tony BlueQld48.8
3John RandallVic49.0
4Terry BourkeWA49.7
 
HEAT 2
1Barry StantonVic48.6
2John GoodmanWA48.6
3James PatersonNSW49.0
4J. KingNSW49.9
5Mick ShannonSA50.0
 
FINAL
1Kevan GosperVic47.9
2Barry StantonVic48.0
3James PatersonNSW48.3
4John GoodmanWA48.4
5Tony BlueQld48.4
6John RandallVic48.8
 
880 YARDS - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Herb ElliottVic1.50.1
2Tony BlueQld1.50.6
3Graeme KellyWA1.51.0
4Russell OakleyVic1.51.7
5Denis WilsonNSW1.51.9
6Chris WoodsSA1.52.1
7Robert CozensVic1.53.8
8John BarrettNSW1.53.9
9Eric OwersWA1.54.1
 
1 MILE - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Herb ElliottVic4.02.1
2Albie ThomasNSW4.06.7
3Denis WilsonNSW4.07.0
4John AttertonNSW4.14.5
5Laurie ElliottWA4.15.1
6Russell OakleyVic4.16.0
7Merv LincolnVic4.18.5
8Kevan BasleyWA4.32.0
 
3 MILES - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Dave PowerNSW13.50.4
2Dave StephensVic13.54.2
3Bob VaggNSW14.07.6
4Albie ThomasNSW14.33.3
 
6 MILES - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Dave PowerNSW29.07.6
2Bob VaggNSW29.31.2
3Dave StephensVic29.49.2
Graham ThomasNSWDNF
 
120 YARDS HURDLES - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Dave PrinceNSW14.5
2John BradmanSA14.5
3Mick DawsVic15.0
4A. LambWA15.6
 
HEAT 2
1Berry PrimroseNSW14.6
2John ChittickVic15.0
3Mick DevlinVic15.4
4Ken RocheVic15.4
 
FINAL
1John ChittickVic14.1
2Dave PrinceNSW14.4
3Mick DawsVic14.4
4John BradmanSA14.4
5Berry PrimroseNSW14.5
Mick DevlinVic
 
220 YARDS HURDLES - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1John ChittickVic24.5
2Berry PrimroseNSW24.7
3Ken RocheVic24.8
4Neville FletcherNSW24.9
5John BradmanSA25.7
6Mick DevlinVic25.9
 
440 YARDS HURDLES - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Barry StantonVic53.4
2John RandallVic53.5
3Neville FletcherNSW55.2
4Mick ShannonSA59.9
Mick DevlinVic(fell)
John GoodmanWA(fell)
 
3,000 METRES STEEPLECHASE - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Rob Morgan-MorrisVic9.12.5
2Geoff WalkerVic9.14.8
3Graham ThomasNSW9.16.6
4Ron BlackneyVic9.21.3
5John AttertonNSW9.44.0
 
2 MILES WALK - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Noel FreemanVic14.03.2
2Don KeaneVic14.18.2
3Harry SummersVic15.00.0
 
HIGH JUMP - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Chilla PorterQld2.08m
2Colin RidgwayVic2.03m
 
POLE VAULT - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ross FilshieVic4.11m
2John PfitznerSA4.06m
3Alan WrightVic3.96m
4Richard WatsonVic3.65m
 
LONG JUMP - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Bevyn BakerVic7.66mwa
2John BaguleyWA7.62mwa
3Dave PrinceNSW7.31mwa
4Ian TomlinsonWA7.27mwa
5Denis ErreySA7.22mwa
6Graham BoaseSA6.95mwa
7Hugh JackVic6.91m
8John MontgomeryWA6.87mwa
9Vic ReadingQld6.865mwa
10Maurie RichQld6.76mwa
11Neville BrownNSW6.69mwa
 
TRIPLE JUMP - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1John BaguleyWA16.38mwa
2Ian TomlinsonWA16.04mwa
3Denis ErreySA15.18m
4Graham BoaseSA15.04mwa
5Clive RutherfordVic15.01m
6Kevin RuleVic14.84m
7Lindsay WoodlandWA14.33mwa
8Vic ReadingQld14.25mwa
9Neville BrownNSW13.835m
 
SHOT PUT - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Warwick SelveyVic16.34m
2John PenfoldNSW15.87m
3Ves BalodisVic14.94m
4Merv KempSA14.61m
5John CochraneWA14.33m
6Barry KochSA14.04m
 
DISCUS THROW - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Warwick SelveyVic49.91m
2Ves BalodisVic48.68m
3Len VlahovWA41.58m
4Barrie TuckerSA41.01m
5Merv KempSA40.57m
6Barry KochSA39.90m
7John PenfoldNSW37.69m
8Bob BrownQld36.90m
 
HAMMER THROW - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Dick LefflerVic57.40m
2Bob BrownQld54.81m
3Martin CroweWA51.16m
4Nick RegosVic50.13m
5Robert BoltonWA41.76m
6Merv KempSA38.88m
 
JAVELIN THROW - Men - Saturday 5 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Nick BirksSA70.68m
2Alf MitchellNSW68.78m
3Bob LaceyVic61.10m
4Zlatko 'Jack' SumichWA58.42m
5Pat LeaneVic57.14m
6Richard ArnoldWA53.07m
 
DECATHLON - Men - Tue/Wed 8/9 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Pat LeaneVic6,531pts
(11.1, 6.82m, 13.30m, 1.85m, 52.7, 16.8, 41.18m, 3.58m, 60.86m, 4.58.1)
2Nick BirksSA6,132pts
(11.9, 6.63m, 12.85m, 1.80m, 55.0, 15.7, 36.11m, 3.20m, 71.08m, 4.56.7)
3John MontgomeryWA6,012pts
(11.2, 7.01m, 10.18m, 1.80m, 52.0, 16.0, 32.19m, 3.43m, 48.08m, 4.32.0)
4Berry PrimroseNSW5,628pts
(10.9, 6.65m, 9.66m, 1.80m, 52.0, 14.8, 28.85m, 2.44m, 43.19m, 4.46.2)
5Neville BrownNSW5,045pts
(11.8, 6.55m, 11.16m, 1.83m, 53.6, 16.1, 23.68m, 2.59m, 44.47m, 4.42.2)
-Zlatko 'Jack' SumichWA4,847pts
(11.3, 6.02m, 12.22m, 1.72m, 53.7, 16.9, 35.14m, 2.89m, 44.09m, DNS)
 
4x110 YARDS RELAY - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1New South WalesNSW41.9
Don Bursill
Philip Brown
Peter Vassella
Dennis Tipping
2Western AustraliaWA41.9
John Goodman
Ken Peters
M. Monnock
Jim Wieland
3VictoriaVic42.1
Bevyn Baker
John Burke
Gary Holdsworth
Kevan Gosper
 
1 MILE MEDLEY RELAY - Men - Monday 7 March 1960
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Western AustraliaWA3.26.6
Laurie Elliott
Terry Bourke
Jim Wieland
Ken Peters
2VictoriaVic3.27.0
Russell Oakley
Kevan Gosper
Gary Holdsworth
John Burke
3New South WalesNSW3.29.0
Denis Wilson
James Paterson
Don Bursill
Dennis Tipping
South AustraliaSA
TasmaniaTas

 

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