Australian Aths History

Australian Track & Field Championships - 1968-69

Olympic Park, Melbourne, Victoria, 28-30 March 1969

 
100 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Friday 28 March 1969Wind: -1.8m
1Peter NormanVic10.8
2Bruce WeatherlakeNSW11.0
3Rod BashfordNSW11.0
4Ted RutledgeQld11.1
5John RamadgeVic11.2
6Dennis MorganVic11.3
 
HEAT 2 - Friday 28 March 1969Wind: -1.4m
1Phil KingVic10.9
2Alan BradshawSA11.0
3Stuart LaingQld11.0
4Gary HoldsworthVic11.1
5Graeme BottomleyVic11.1
6Terry LancasterNSW11.1
 
HEAT 3 - Friday 28 March 1969Wind: -0.8m
1Greg LewisVic10.6
2Graeme RichardsVic10.9
3Eric BigbyQld11.0
4John WallNSW11.1
5Murray BirdTas11.2
 
SEMIFINAL 1 - Saturday 29 March 1969Wind: -1.6m
1Rod BashfordNSW11.1
2Alan BradshawSA11.1
3Eddie RutledgeQld11.1
4Stuart LaingQld11.2
5Graeme RichardsVic11.4
6John WallNSW11.5
 
SEMIFINAL 2 - Saturday 29 March 1969Wind: -1.2m
1Greg LewisVic10.5
2Peter NormanVic10.6
3Phil KingVic10.6
4Bruce WeatherlakeNSW10.8
5Gary HoldsworthVic10.9
6Eric BigbyQld10.9
 
FINAL - Saturday 29 March 1969Wind: -0.5m
1Greg LewisVic10.6
2Peter NormanVic10.6
3Phil KingVic10.7
4Alan BradshawSA10.8
5Eddie RutledgeQld10.8
6Rod BashfordNSW11.0
 
200 METRES - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1Wind: -2.1m
1Gary HoldsworthVic22.0
2Phil KingVic22.1
3Boris StcherbinaNSW22.4
4Rod BashfordNSW22.6
5John WallNSW23.1
 
HEAT 2Wind: -1.95m
1Greg LewisVic21.6
2Gary EddyVic21.9
3Lionel DooleyNSW22.5
4Terry LancasterNSW22.5
5Murray BirdTas22.6
 
HEAT 3Wind: -2.1m
1Peter NormanVic21.8
2Stuart LaingQld21.9
3Graeme QuiltyNSW22.0
4Bruce WeatherlakeNSW22.2
 
FINALWind: -3.1m
1Peter NormanVic21.3
2Greg LewisVic21.4
3Gary EddyVic21.7
4Gary HoldsworthVic22.0
5Phil KingVic22.0
6Stuart LaingQld22.3
 
400 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Friday 28 March 1969
1Boris StcherbinaNSW47.6
2Bill HookerVic48.2
3Athel SmithVic48.6
4Murray BirdTas48.9
5W. EvansQld49.2
6Ivone KirkpatrickSA50.9
 
HEAT 2 - Friday 28 March 1969
1Phil KingVic47.6
2Philip HigginsNSW48.2
3Graham BorchersVic48.2
4David MetherallVic48.2
 
FINAL - Saturday 29 March 1969
1Bill HookerVic46.4
2Phil KingVic47.2
3Boris StcherbinaNSW47.2
4Philip HigginsNSW47.9
5Graham BorchersVic48.1
6Athel SmithVic48.1
 
800 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Sunday 30 March 1969
1Ralph DoubellVic1.49.2
2Keith WheelerWA1.49.5
3Graeme RoothamNSW1.50.8
4Chris WoodsSA1.51.9
5Peter FullerVic1.53.9
6Dave McGregorVic1.54.7
7Peter TippettSA1.55.7
8Kevin FrancisSA1.56.2
9Nigel BeesonNSW1.57.6
10Graham BorchersVic1.58.0
 
1,500 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Friday 28 March 1969
1Tony BensonVic3.51.2
2John DenholmTas3.52.0
3Trevor VincentVic3.52.3
4John HancockNSW3.52.6
5Kevin FrancisSA3.52.8
6Nigel BeesonNSW3.58.1
7Ian MurrayQld4.00.5
 
HEAT 2 - Friday 28 March 1969
1Graeme GledhillVic3.52.0
2Graham CrouchVic3.52.0
3Robert LoweNzl3.52.2
4Paul GlucinaNSW3.52.7
5Graham ThompsonVic3.53.1
 
FINAL - Saturday 29 March 1969
1Graham CrouchVic3.45.0
2Graeme GledhillVic3.45.0
3Tony BensonVic3.46.2
4John DenholmTas3.46.5
5John HancockNSW3.50.5
6Paul GlucinaNSW3.51.2
7Robert LoweNzl3.52.7
8Trevor VincentVic3.57.6
 
5,000 METRES - Men - Friday 28 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Ron ClarkeVic13.44.8
2Kerry O'BrienSA13.49.6
3Dave LottyNSW14.19.2
4Alan HarrisonNSW14.21.8
5Bruce McLennanVic14.40.6
6Ray WhiteVic14.51.0
7Don CoxTas15.03.8
8Ron IrwinQld15.20.0
-Gari VagiPNGDNF
 
10,000 METRES - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Ron ClarkeVic28.43.6
2Kerry O'BrienSA29.21.0
3Dave LottyNSW29.24.6
4Derek ClaytonVic29.33.0
5John CoyleVic29.43.0
6Alan HarrisonNSW30.37.0
7Tim WalshWA30.43.4
8Ross HaywoodVic30.55.0
9Max LittleTas30.58.0
10Neil RyanVic31.20.0
11Barry SawyerVic31.21.0
12Jim CrawfordVic31.25.0
13Don CoxTas31.37.0
14Ron IrwinQld31.59.0
15John StanleyVic32.35.0
16L. Buttress-GroveQld32.45.0
17Gari VagiPNG34.54.0
-Tony ManningNSWDNF
-Ray WhiteVicDNF
 
110 METRES HURDLES - Men - Saturday 29 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1Wind: -1.5m
1Vin PlantVic15.0
2David JamesVic15.0
3Roger NeedhamVic15.5
4Peter UraneNSW15.6
5Tim AndersonSA15.6
 
HEAT 2Wind: 0.0m
1Mal BairdVic14.6
2John LaneVic14.6
3Max BinningtonWA14.9
 
HEAT 3Wind: -1.9m
1Peter MortonNSW14.9
2Dave PrinceVic15.0
3Bob GreenVic15.1
 
FINALWind: -1.9m
1Mal BairdVic14.4
2John LaneVic14.4
3Vin PlantVic14.6
4Peter MortonNSW15.1
5Dave PrinceVic15.2
6David JamesVic15.2
 
400 METRES HURDLES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Saturday 29 March 1969
1Bill HookerVic52.1
2Lance RosserSA52.9
3Wally GroomWA52.9
4Jim ColeborneNSW53.8
 
HEAT 2 - Saturday 29 March 1969
1Steve ClarkNSW53.2
2Noel CloughVic53.3
3Russell SwayneSA53.5
4Robert MooreVic54.4
 
HEAT 3 - Saturday 29 March 1969
1Harry GilesQld52.3
2Geoff McNamaraVic53.2
3Peter GriffinSA53.9
4Neil MickleboroughTas55.9
 
FINAL - Sunday 30 March 1969
1Bill HookerVic50.6
2Harry GilesQld51.5
3Lance RosserSA52.9
4Noel CloughVic53.1
5Geoff McNamaraVic53.5
6Steve ClarkNSW55.2
 
3,000 METRES STEEPLECHASE - Men - Saturday 29 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Kerry O'BrienSA8.39.8
2Tony ManningNSW8.53.6
3Ross HaywoodVic9.02.2
4Bob HendyVic9.05.6
5Eric CoyleVic9.07.8
6Ian MurrayQld9.12.8
7Bob WalczakVic9.12.8
8Kevin BradyVic9.22.0
9Vic ByrneNSW
10John StanleyVic
11I. Buttress-GroveQld
 
3,000 METRES WALK - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Frank ClarkeNSW12.54.4
2Bob GardinerVic13.24.6
3Wayne MelvilleTas13.37.6
4Ted AllsoppVic13.40.4
5Varel NewmarkVic13.57.0
6Steve HausfeldNSW13.58.0
7David BlackVic14.04.0
8John SheardVic14.09.0
9Robin WoodVic14.14.0
10Bill KirbyNSW14.19.0
11Robert SeargeantTas14.21.0
12Peter WaddellNSW14.23.0
13Logan IrwinNSW14.32.0
14P. WithamSA14.38.0
15Justin CoxheadVic15.12.0
16S. BrayQld15.22.0
17L. McPhersonQld15.25.0
-Noel FreemanVicDQ(12.57.0)
-Graeme NichollsVicDQ(13.03.0)
-Aubrey StrydomSADQ
-Graham EvansSADQ
 
HIGH JUMP - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Lawrie PeckhamVic2.08m
2Tony SneazwellVic2.03m
3David McMenaminVic1.93m
4Ian BeltzTas1.93m
5Darryl TranterVic1.93m
=6Bryan BurgessVic1.88m
=6Rod WestVic1.88m
8Peter O'ConnorVic1.88m
9Keiran CassidyNSW1.83m
 
POLE VAULT - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ed JohnsonVic4.27m
2Ray BoydVic3.96m
3Roy BealVic3.96m
-Jim EnglishVicNH
-Robert HoareVicNH
-Fletcher McEwenSANH
 
LONG JUMP - Men - Saturday 29 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Phil MayWA7.91m+2.0
2Murray TolbertNSW7.67mwa
3Allan CrawleyVic7.44mwa
4Max LeesVic7.40mwa
5Lawrie WalkleyNSW7.33m
6Peter ReeceSA7.25m
7Bruce FieldVic7.00m
8Graeme BottomleyVic6.87m
9Ian ManningTas6.56m
 
TRIPLE JUMP - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Phil MayWA16.86m+4.8
2Mick McGrathVic16.69mwa
3Graham BoaseSA15.74mwa
4Don CommonsVic14.81mwa
5Maurie DrewVic14.74mwa
6Ian ManningTas13.97mwa
7Nick AroneyNSW13.74mwa
 
SHOT PUT - Men - Saturday 29 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ray RigbyVic16.34m
2Warwick SelveyNSW15.94m
3Len VlahovWA15.43m
4Merv KempSA15.34m
5Peter PhillipsQld15.30m
6Nye EvansTas14.87m
7Len ChinneryNSW14.14m
8Zenon GrzesQld13.04m
9Peter Wills-CookeVic13.03m
10Alex GusbethVic12.57m
 
DISCUS THROW - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Len VlahovWA53.09m
2Warwick SelveyNSW52.65m
3Peter ClarkeVic46.66m
4Ron LuntNSW46.38m
5Merv KempSA46.30m
6John PohlNSW46.20m
7Len ChinneryNSW42.72m
8Ray RigbyVic42.32m
9Neil ChristensenVic39.88m
10Peter MiszkowskiQld39.42m
 
HAMMER THROW - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Dick LefflerVic55.83m
2Tom MullinsNSW52.15m
3Ron FrawleyQld51.82m
4Graham BradenVic51.69m
5Mike EdwardsVic50.50m
6Don LeadbetterSA49.99m
7Alex TahmindjisNSW48.62m
8Albert MagassyNSW46.84m
9Nick RegosVic46.24m
10Peter FarmerNSW45.85m
11Ray RigbyVic42.42m
 
JAVELIN THROW - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Sig KoscikVic72.72m
2Nick BirksSA67.13m
3Peter LawlerNSW65.02m
4Reg SpiersSA62.77m
5Ron CarltonVic62.30m
6Mike FrawleyQld61.36m
7Peter SteinerVic60.31m
8Ray SeibokasNSW55.51m
9Brett StirzakerSA55.39m
10Peter AndrianakisVic54.13m
11John TilmanisVic54.11m
12Michael MannionTas53.22m
13Ray BucklandVic52.49m
14Alex GusbethVic47.25m
 
DECATHLON - Men - Fri/Sat 28/29 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Geoff SmithNSW7,090pts
(11.5, 6.93m, 13.28m, 1.78m, 51.1, 15.0, 39.54m, 3.95m, 58.12m, 4.54.6)
2Robin FildesVic7,037pts
(11.4, 7.16m, 12.92m, 1.83m, 50.2, 15.7, 37.14m, 3.50m, 56.02m, 4.40.5)
3Ian EnglishNSW6,376pts
(11.9, 6.72m, 12.61m, 1.67m, 51.0, 16.8, 33.10m, 3.65m, 47.66m, 4.41.1)
4Trevor RaymondSA6,184pts
(11.7, 6.46m, 11.35m, 1.78m, 52.8, 16.2, 35.18m, 3.50m, 41.36m, 4.55.9)
5Tom HoughtonNSW6,101pts
(11.8, 6.17m, 13.11m, 1.67m, 53.4, 15.9, 40.34m, 3.10m, 44.54m, 5.05.6)
6Tony FahyVic5,946pts
(11.8, 6.15m, 11.96m, 1.63m, 52.8, 16.8, 34.42m, 2.80m, 55.04m, 4.49.0)
7Konrad GrimmVic5,859pts
(12.4, 5.90m, 10.97m, 1.73m, 52.6, 16.3, 33.48m, 3.20m, 49.16m, 4.51.8)
8John HamannSA5,681pts
(11.9, NM, 9.80m, 1.75m, 50.6, 15.9, 30.40m, 4.15m, 49.72m, 4.42.8)
 
4x100 METRES RELAY - Men - Saturday 29 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1VictoriaVic40.5
Greg Lewis
Gary Eddy
Gary Holdsworth
Peter Norman
2New South WalesNSW41.1
Bruce Weatherlake
Terry Lancaster
John Wall
Rod Bashford
3South AustraliaSA42.2
Alan Bradshaw
P.Berkefeld
Russell Swayne
Peter Griffin
4QueenslandQld48.7
Eric Bigby
Stuart Laing
Russell Burguez
Ted Rutledge
 
4x400 METRES RELAY - Men - Sunday 30 March 1969
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1VictoriaVic3.12.8
Phil King
Athel Smith
David Metherall
Bill Hooker
2New South WalesNSW3.15.8
Jim Coleborne
Bruce Weatherlake
Terry Lancaster
Philip Higgins
3South AustraliaSA3.18.4
Russell Swayne
Chris Woods
Lance Rosser
Peter Griffin
4QueenslandQld3.24.0
Harry Giles
Russell Burguez
?. Haseman
W. Evans
5Western AustraliaWA3.26.7
Keith Wheeler
Max Binnington
Phil May
Wally Groom
6TasmaniaTas3.28.5
Murray Bird
Neil Mickleborough
Ian Manning
S. Bailey

 

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