Australian Aths History

Australian Track & Field Championships 1977-78

QEII Stadium, Brisbane, Queensland, 16-19 March 1978

 
100 METRES - Men - Saturday 18 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Saturday 18 March 1978Wind:
1Paul NarracottQld10.6
2Richard JamesVic10.7
3Peter BattenVic10.7
4Barry BesankoVic10.9
5Colin O'SullivanWA10.9
6Peter DonlonVic11.1
7Dan O'SullivanQld11.1
8Stuart ParrNSW11.3
 
HEAT 2 - Saturday 18 March 1978Wind:
1Andrew RatcliffeNSW10.7
2Bruce FrayneSA10.7
3Fred LehmannVic10.7
4Peter van MiltenburgVic10.8
5Steve HumphriesQld10.8
6Paul BlackabyTas10.9
7John DubliewiczNSW11.0
 
HEAT 3 - Saturday 18 March 1978Wind:
1Tony McDonaldNSW10.6
2Colin McQueenVic10.7
3Michael WrennWA10.7
4Ivan ColesSA10.8
5Bill HancockQld10.8
6Tony RobbinsVic10.9
7Ted SztefekVic11.0
 
SEMIFINAL 1 - Sunday 19 March 1978Wind:
1Paul NarracottQld10.5
2Richard JamesVic10.5
3Andrew RatcliffeNSW10.5
4Ivan ColesSA10.6
5Colin O'SullivanWA10.6
6Fred LehmannVic10.8
7Michael WrennWA10.8
8Steve HumphriesQld10.9
9Tony RobbinsVic10.9
 
SEMIFINAL 2 - Sunday 19 March 1978Wind:
1Colin McQueenVic10.5
2Tony McDonaldNSW10.5
3Barry BesankoVic10.5
4Peter BattenVic10.7
5Peter van MiltenburgVic10.7
6Bruce FrayneSA10.8
7Bill HancockQld10.8
8Paul BlackabyTas10.8
 
FINAL - Sunday 19 March 1978Wind: +1.1m
1Paul NarracottQld10.0
2Colin McQueenVic10.3
3Andrew RatcliffeNSW10.3
4Richard JamesVic10.3
5Barry BesankoVic10.3
6Tony McDonaldNSW10.5
7Ivan ColesSA10.5
8Colin O'SullivanWA10.5
 
200 METRES - Men - Friday 17 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Friday 17 March 1978Wind:
1Paul NarracottQld21.5
2Peter van MiltenburgVic21.8
3Andrew RatcliffeNSW21.8
4Ivan ColesSA21.9
5Brian HutchinsNSW22.1
6John Van StappenNSW23.1
 
HEAT 2 - Friday 17 March 1978Wind:
1Colin McQueenVic21.6
2Paul BlackabyTas22.1
3Colin O'SullivanWA22.1
4Dan O'SullivanQld22.1
5Bill ListonVic22.2
6Ted SztefekVic22.4
 
HEAT 3 - Friday 17 March 1978Wind:
1Tony McDonaldNSW21.6
2Barry BesankoVic21.7
3Bruce FrayneSA21.9
4Bill HancockQld22.1
5John DubliewiczNSW22.5
6Peter DonlonVic22.7
 
SEMIFINAL 1 - Friday 17 March 1978Wind:
1Paul NarracottQld21.4
2Barry BesankoVic21.4
3Bill HancockQld21.5
4Colin O'SullivanWA21.7
5Paul BlackabyTas21.8
6Ted SztefekVic22.0
-Andrew RatcliffeNSWDNS
-John DubliewiczNSWDNS
 
SEMIFINAL 2 - Friday 17 March 1978Wind:
1Colin McQueenVic21.6
2Tony McDonaldNSW21.6
3Bruce FrayneSA21.8
4Peter van MiltenburgVic22.1
5Bill ListonVic22.4
6Dan O'SullivanQld22.5
-Bill HutchinsNSWDNS
-Ivan ColesSADNS
 
FINAL - Friday 17 March 1978Wind:
1Colin McQueenVic21.0
2Paul NarracottQld21.1
3Barry BesankoVic21.2
4Tony McDonaldNSW21.2
5Bill HancockQld21.8
6Bruce FrayneSA21.9
7Colin O'SullivanWA21.9
8Paul BlackabyTas21.9
 
400 METRES - Men - Friday 17 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Friday 17 March 1978
1John HighamVic47.0
2Jim O'SullivanQld47.4
3Paul SoanesVic47.8
4Steve Longden-GeeNSW47.8
5Bill ListonVic48.5
6Alan PreissVic48.6
 
HEAT 2 - Friday 17 March 1978
1Rick MitchellVic46.8
2Chum DarvallNSW47.1
3Tony HodginsSA47.7
4Chris AuldQld47.8
5Grant McAuliffeNSW48.3
6Dan O'SullivanQld49.1
7Neil MickleboroughTas50.1
 
FINAL - Sunday 19 March 1978
1John HighamVic45.9
2Rick MitchellVic46.2
3Chum DarvallNSW46.5
4Tony HodginsSA46.9
5Jim O'SullivanQld46.9
6Steve Longden-GeeNSW47.0
7Chris AuldQld47.7
8Paul SoanesVic48.3
 
800 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 16 March 1978
1John HighamVic1.49.7
2Stan BarwickNSW1.50.2
3Andrew CurrieNSW1.50.6
4Bill HookerVic1.51.0
5Jack WetherellSA1.51.3
6Jeff TarrantQld1.52.7
7Peter BrasherTas1.54.9
8Alan PreissVic1.56.8
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 16 March 1978
1Chum DarvallNSW1.51.5
2Peter TippettSA1.51.6
3Stan BaileyTas1.51.6
4Peter HawesQld1.52.0
5Gary EatonNSW1.52.7
6Russell MorganVic1.52.7
7Peter DempseySA1.53.8
 
FINAL - Friday 17 March 1978
1John HighamVic1.46.6
2Chum DarvallNSW1.46.7
3Peter TippettSA1.48.3
4Bill HookerVic1.49.3
5Andrew CurrieNSW1.50.0
6Stan BarwickNSW1.50.5
7Jack WetherellSA1.51.5
8Stan BaileyTas1.51.8
 
1,500 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Sunday 19 March 1978
1Graham CrouchVic3.41.5
2Ken HallVic3.43.4
3Bruce PettsVic3.44.3
4Tim O'ShaughnessyVic3.45.5
5Alan GibsonVic3.46.2
6Neil HawthorneQld3.46.8
7Steve FoleyVic3.47.5
8Andrew CurrieNSW3.48.8
9Joe MurphyVic3.49.0
10Peter LarkinsVic3.50.0
11Graeme CookNSW3.54.0
12Peter HuttonNSW3.55.0
13Peter BrasherTas4.03.0
 
5,000 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Thursday 16 March 1978
1Dave FitzsimonsSA13.50.6
2Gerard BarrettQld13.52.8
3Kent RaynerTas13.57.4
4John AndrewsNSW14.00.2
5Tony BartVic14.01.8
6Rod PittVic14.07.2
7Rob McDonaldNSW14.16.0
8Brian MorganNSW14.20.6
9Ray WilsonVic14.25.6
10Rod LyonsVic14.28.0
11Phil CookVic14.39.0
12Tau JohnPNG15.51.0
13Batum MakonPNG16.05.0
14Michael SengiPNG17.48.0
 
10,000 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Sunday 19 March 1978
1Dave FitzsimonsSA28.50.0
2Gerard BarrettQld28.54.6
3Dave ChettleVic29.19.4
4Tony BartVic29.50.6
5Rob de CastellaVic29.54.4
6Kent RaynerTas30.05.2
7Lawrie WhittyNSW30.11.0
8Steve AustinVic30.29.0
9Phil CuffeVic30.29.0
10Ray WilsonVic30.45.0
11Jim LangfordWA30.47.0
12Bob WelshVic32.25.0
13Andrew LloydNSW32.44.0
14Batum MakonPNG32.50.0
-Brian MorganNSWDNF
-Bruce CookQldDNF
 
110 METRES HURDLES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Saturday 18 March 1978Wind:
1Vin PlantNSW14.1
2Warren ParrNSW14.2
3Max BinningtonVic14.4
4Adam PedlerSA14.8
5John KennyNSW14.8
6John SheridanWA15.1
7Geoff AndersonWA15.8
 
400 METRES HURDLES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 16 March 1978
1John SheridanWA52.1
2Gary CoxNSW52.6
3Dave RobertsonVic52.6
4Geoff AndersonWA52.8
5Geoff JamesVic54.2
6Garry BrownQld55.6
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 16 March 1978
1Harry GilesQld52.1
2Adam PedlerSA52.4
3Steve EndeanNSW52.5
4Mike RittermanVic52.7
5Neil MickleboroughTas53.0
6Mike EdwardsWA54.5
 
FINAL - Thursday 16 March 1978
1Gary CoxNSW51.2
2John SheridanWA51.3
3Adam PedlerSA52.5
4Dave RobertsonVic52.5
5Steve EndeanNSW53.2
6Harry GilesQld53.2
7Geoff AndersonWA53.8
8Mike RittermanVic54.3
 
3,000 METRES STEEPLECHASE - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Saturday 18 March 1978
1Peter LarkinsVic 8.43.2
2Gary ZeunerSA 8.48.2
3Phil CuffeVic 8.49.8
4Neil HawthorneQld 8.52.0
5Ray HardwickSA 9.06.8
6Rod PittVic 9.09.4
7Denis FrenchNSW 9.17.4
8Peter FlynnQld 9.17.8
9David SmithVic 9.25.8
10Finbarr LongVic 9.32.6
11Richard PickupTas 9.50.2
12Tau JohnPNG10.18.8
 
3,000 METRES WALK - Men - Sunday 19 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Willi SawallVic12.27.4
2Dave SmithVic12.50.8
3Tim EricksonVic12.56.5
4Bruce CookQld13.13.0
5Peter StubbsQld13.20.6
6Bill DyerVic13.31.5
7Terry JonesWA13.33.0
8Mike WoodsNSW13.39.0
9Barrie BirtchnellVic13.42.0
10Clark StoneNSW13.44.0
11Jeff PhillipsNSW13.47.0
12John SheardVic13.50.0
13Peter BethuneVic14.19.0
14Duncan KnoxVic14.33.0
15Mark DonahooVic15.43.0
-Peter BrannNSWDQ(13:19.2)
-Rod HuxleyNSWDQ(13:20.6)
 
HIGH JUMP - Men - Saturday 18 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Gordon WindeyerNSW2.20m
2John HunterVic2.05m
3Alan PowrieNSW2.05m
4Bryan BurgessVic2.00m
5John YaxleyQld2.00m
6Mark BarrattSA2.00m
7Sean WintererQld2.00m
8Cplwyn MillardSA1.95m
9Warren BishopQld1.95m
10Robert MilnerQld1.90m
-Mal MacFarlaneVicNH
 
POLE VAULT - Men - Sunday 19 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ray BoydVic5.05m
2Rob HuddleVic4.70m
3Kym SimonsSA4.15m
4Tom TandlerSA4.00m
5Brett RandallVic4.00m
6Steve KnottTas4.00m
-Terry HandVicNH
-Errol MustafaVicNH
-Andy StewartVicNH
 
LONG JUMP - Men - Friday 17 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Steve KnottTas7.60m
2Stuart ParrNSW7.49m
3Geoff FrayneSA7.44m
4Don CommonsVic7.35m
5Warren JonesQld7.26m
6Lawrie WalkleyNSW7.22m
7Brendon CainSA7.15m
8Darryl MaherVic7.11m
9Clive DaviesVic7.06m
10Mel TaylorVic7.06m
11Peter SzotaNSW6.85m
12John DavisQld6.82m
13G. VavinaPNG5.94m
14Glenn StewartWA5.94m
-Gary HoneyVicNM(3 fouls)
 
TRIPLE JUMP - Men - Sunday 19 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Mick McGrathNSW15.55m
2Don CommonsVic15.48m
3John SlaneyNSW15.17m
4Darryl MaherVic15.05m
5Glenn StewartWA14.79m
6Bohdan BabijczukVic14.63m
7Geoff FrayneSA14.24m
8Stephen HooppellNSW14.08m
 
SHOT PUT - Men - Saturday 18 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Wayne MartinNSW16.38m
2Matt BarberWA16.00m
3Alex BrownWA15.89m
4Peter PhillipsQld15.83m
5Peter TaylorNSW15.74m
6Zenon 'Ben' GrzesQld14.86m
7Bill MeywesNSW14.67m
8David GallagherNSW13.61m
 
DISCUS THROW - Men - Sunday 19 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Wayne MartinNSW54.56m
2Dick PrimanQld52.70m
3Rudi VillaniVic51.82m
4Phil NettleSA48.92m
5Zenon 'Ben' GrzesQld46.66m
6Kent SvenssonQld43.78m
7David GallagherNSW43.66m
8Craig ConsidineVic43.14m
9Ian MurrayTas33.42m
 
HAMMER THROW - Men - Sunday 19 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Gus PuopoloVic61.54m
2Loris BertolacciVic58.98m
3Wal JacenkoNSW55.62m
4Zenon 'Ben' GrzesQld51.60m
5Alex BrownWA47.66m
6Andrew HeyesNSW46.50m
7Dave HuxleyTas45.98m
8Ian MacArthurQld41.38m
 
JAVELIN THROW - Men - Saturday 18 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Manfred RohkamperVic74.14m
2Reg SpiersSA71.04m
3Dario MariniVic66.16m
4David GallagherNSW64.72m
5Mark StevensQld60.26m
6Gary CalvertSA59.84m
7Steve TrewinNSW58.78m
8Colin CarbisVic57.76m
9Ron PerkinsNSW54.32m
10David StantonWA53.88m
 
DECATHLON - Men - Fir/Sat 17/18 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Sanitesi LatuVic6,939pts
(11.5, 6.59m, 13.93m, 1.83m, 53.0, 15.2, 43.80m, 3.80m, 51.38m, 5.02.6)
2Craig ConsidineVic6,750pts
(11.6, 6.75m, 13.18m, 1.86m, 50.6, 18.1, 47.16m, 3.30m, 49.22m, 4.41.7)
3Robbie GoffWA6,569pts
(11.5, 6.81m, 10.90m, 1.83m, 51.1, 16.1, 30.32m, 3.80m, 49.36m, 4.45.8)
4Ian MurrayTas6,371pts
(11.8, 6.38m, 12.39m, 1.65m, 52.6, 16.5, 43.10m, 3.40m, 54.00m, 4.57.5)
5Peter SugdenVic6,297pts
(11.9, 6.37m, 9.54m, 1.70m, 52.2, 16.4, 32.48m, 3.60m, 58.24m, 4.27.9)
6Paul FitzgeraldNSW6,048pts
(12.4, 6.30m, 10.93m, 1.83m, 53.6, 17.2, 34.48m, 3.20m, 48.22m, 4.33.7)
7Ray MooneyVic5,914pts
(12.4, 6.50m, 11.25m, 1.65m, 53.5, 18.3, 32.66m, 3.10m, 54.18m, 4.27.0)
-Clay TompkinsNSWDNF(2,638pts)
(11.8, 6.52m, 10.94m, 1.90m)
 
4x100 METRES RELAY - Men - Saturday 18 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1VictoriaVic39.8
Fred Lehmann
Peter van Miltenburg
Barry Besanko
Colin McQueen
2New South WalesNSW40.3
John Dubliewicz
Vin Plant
Andrew Ratcliffe
Tony McDonald
3Western AustraliaWA40.6
John Sheridan
Michael Wrenn
Glenn Stewart
Colin O'Sullivan
4QueenslandQld40.9
Steve Humphries
Dan O'Sullivan
Bill Hancock
Jim O'Sullivan
5South AustraliaSA40.9
Jamie Kelly
Tony Hodgins
Ivan Coles
Bruce Frayne
6TasmaniaTas42.0
P. Young
Neil Mickleborough
Steve Knott
Paul Blackaby
 
4x400 METRES RELAY - Men - Sunday 19 March 1978
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1VictoriaVic3.06.6
Bill Liston
Paul Soanes
Colin McQueen
John Higham
2New South WalesNSW3.07.6
Grank McAuliffe
Chum Darvall
Steve Longden-Gee
D. Waller
3QueenslandQld3.07.8
Chris Auld
Gary Brown
Dan O'Sullivan
Jim O'Sullivan
4South AustraliaSA3.15.8
Bruce Frayne
Jack Wetherell
Adam Pedler
Tony Hodgins
5TasmaniaTas3.17.8

 

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