Australian Aths History

Australian Track & Field Championships 1978-79

Perry Lakes Stadium, Perth, WA - 22-25 March 1979

 
100 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Friday 23 March 1979Wind: -1.9m
1Colin McQueenQld11.01
2Richard JamesVic11.09
3Peter BattenVic11.18
4Bill HancockQld11.25
5Digby MercerWA11.30
6Ken LorrawayNSW11.32
7Max BinningtonVic11.35
 
HEAT 2 - Friday 23 March 1979Wind: -2.6m
1Jamie KellySA11.04
2Peter GandyNSW11.07
3Tony McDonaldNSW11.10
4Bruce FrayneSA11.11
5Gary LonerganWA11.40
6Michael WrennWA11.52
 
HEAT 3 - Friday 23 March 1979Wind: -3.2m
1Ian CampbellVic10.96
2Barry BesankoVic11.13
3Paul NarracottQld11.14
4Colin O'SullivanWA11.16
5Ian BoswellSA11.21
6Steve HumphriesQld11.23
7David StokesSA11.26
 
SEMIFINAL 1 - Sunday 25 March 1979Wind: -3.02m
1Richard JamesVic10.87
2Paul NarracottQld10.90
3Ian CampbellVic10.92
4Barry BesankoVic10.95
5Peter GandyNSW10.98
6Steve HumphriesQld11.09
7Digby MercerWA11.17
8Ian BoswellSA11.17
 
SEMIFINAL 2 - Sunday 25 March 1979Wind: -0.6m
1Colin O'SullivanWA10.66
2Bruce FrayneSA10.67
3Jamie KellySA10.68
4Colin McQueenQld10.70
5Tony McDonaldNSW10.73
6Bill HancockQld10.81
7David StokesSA11.00
8Peter BattenVic11.35
 
FINAL - Sunday 25 March 1979Wind: -1.6m
1Paul NarracottQld10.80
2Richard JamesVic10.87
3Ian CampbellVic10.91
4Colin McQueenQld10.94
5Bruce FrayneSA10.98
6Jamie KellySA11.00
7Colin O'SullivanWA11.03
8Tony McDonaldNSW11.10
 
200 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 22 March 1979Wind:
1Tony McDonaldNSW21.84
2Denis HorneVic21.91
3Paul NarracottQld22.09
4Gary LonerganWA22.14
5Theo Van VeenendaalVic22.29
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 22 March 1979Wind:
1Barry BesankoVic21.64
2Colin O'SullivanWA21.87
3Ross HawthorneNSW21.93
4Jim O'SullivanQld22.09
5Ted SztefekVic22.16
6Ian BoswellSA23.24
 
HEAT 3 - Thursday 22 March 1979Wind:
1Damian O'SheaVic22.75
2Bruce FrayneSA22.78
3Colin McQueenQld22.79
4Danny SchaferQld22.93
5Bill HancockQld23.02
 
SEMIFINAL 1 - Saturday 24 March 1979Wind:
1Colin McQueenQld21.54
2Barry BesankoVic21.71
3Ross HawthorneNSW21.92
4Tony McDonaldNSW21.96
5Ian BoswellSA22.13
6Ted SztefekVic22.28
7Gary LonerganWA22.31
8Damian O'SheaVic22.99
 
SEMIFINAL 2 - Saturday 24 March 1979Wind:
1Colin O'SullivanWA21.99
2Paul NarracottQld22.00
3Bruce FrayneSA22.09
4Bill HancockQld22.26
5Denis HorneVic22.40
6Danny SchaferQld22.88
-Theo Van VeenendaalVicDNS
-Jim O'SullivanQldDNS
 
FINAL - Saturday 24 March 1979Wind: -3.0m
1Colin McQueenQld21.09
2Barry BesankoVic21.38
3Colin O'SullivanWA21.39
4Bruce FrayneSA21.42
5Paul NarracottQld21.44
6Tony McDonaldNSW21.67
7Ross HawthorneNSW21.69
8Ian BoswellSA22.61
 
400 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 22 March 1979
1Jim O'SullivanQld47.11
2Ross HawthorneNSW47.53
3Gary LonerganWA47.70
4John FlemingVic47.83
5Chris AuldNSW48.32
6Brian HutchinsNSW48.80
7David McQueenSA49.25
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 22 March 1979
1Don HanlyVic47.08
2Colin McQueenQld47.09
3Ray GoodingVic47.58
4Digby MercerWA47.60
5Danny SchaferQld48.32
6Neil MickleboroughTas49.22
7David ConleyTas49.97
 
FINAL - Friday 23 March 1979
1Colin McQueenQld45.86
2Ross HawthorneNSW46.83
3Jim O'SullivanQld46.93
4Don HanlyVic47.04
5Gary LonerganWA47.36
6Digby MercerWA47.70
7Ray GoodingVic47.92
8John FlemingVic49.22
 
800 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 22 March 1979
1Peter BourkeVic1.49.6
2Alan GibsonVic1.49.7
3John FlemingVic1.51.0
4Keith WheelerWA1.51.7
5David ConleyTas1.52.1
6Michael DonnellyNSW1.53.1
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 22 March 1979
1John HighamVic1.50.6
2David HoeyQld1.51.1
3Mike WillisVic1.51.4
4Stan BaileyTas1.51.5
5Stewart CummingsSA1.52.2
6Chris AuldNSW1.55.9
 
FINAL - Saturday 24 March 1979
1John HighamVic1.48.08
2David HoeyQld1.49.02
3Peter BourkeVic1.49.21
4Alan GibsonVic1.49.43
5Mike WillisVic1.50.12
6John FlemingVic1.51.18
7Keith WheelerWA1.54.05
8Stan BaileyTas1.54.16
 
1,500 METRES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Sunday 25 March 1979
1Steve FoleyVic3.42.32
2Dave FitzsimonsSA3.43.60
3Adrian RyanVic3.45.40
4Stewart CummingsSA3.46.51
5John SheehanVic3.47.35
6Randal MarkeyTas3.47.50
7Dave SneddonVic3.48.15
8Peter HuttonNSW3.48.84
9Stewart TempestWA3.50.24
10Steve SternVic3.56.36
11Bob LangeSA4.00.40
 
5,000 METRES - Men - Thursday 22 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Dave FitzsimonsSA13.57.19
2Brian MorganNSW14.09.80
3Jim MurphyNSW14.16.40
4Graeme ClewsWA14.17.52
5Rod LyonsVic14.22.29
6John SheehanVic14.25.35
7Ewen WilsonVic14.26.23
8John HambletonWA14.39.40
9Andre LambdenVic14.52.64
 
10,000 METRES - Men - Sunday 25 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Dave FitzsimonsSA29.19.53
2Graeme ClewsWA29.52.83
3Rod LyonsVic29.54.57
4Brian MorganNSW30.22.51
5Andre LambdenVic30.54.91
6Andrew LloydNSW31.08.32
7Ewen WilsonVic31.10.99
8John HambletonWA31.24.30
 
110 METRES HURDLES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL - Saturday 24 March 1979Wind: -2.07m
1Max BinningtonVic14.14
2Vin PlantNSW14.21
3Mike WilsonVic14.75
4Graham TewVic15.10
5Craig HilliardVic15.45
6Michael HeymanNSW15.63
7Michael RyanQld15.64
8Darryl NettletonVic15.73
 
400 METRES HURDLES - Men
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Friday 23 March 1979
1Mike EdwardsWA52.53
2Gary CoxNSW52.57
3Craig HilliardVic52.78
4Mark WoodbridgeVic52.86
5Greg DoranVic53.38
6Chris NunnSA57.02
 
HEAT 2 - Friday 23 March 1979
1Peter GrantVic52.13
2Dale HorrobinVic52.32
3Dave RobertsonVic52.34
4Steve EndeanNSW52.67
5Geoff AndersonWA53.29
6Harry GilesQld54.17
7Neil MickleboroughTas54.88
 
FINAL - Friday 23 March 1979
1Peter GrantVic50.28
2Dave RobertsonVic51.09
3Dale HorrobinVic51.60
4Gary CoxNSW52.46
5Steve EndeanNSW52.50
6Mike EdwardsWA53.16
7Mark WoodbridgeVic53.40
8Craig HilliardVic54.51
 
3,000 METRES STEEPLECHASE - Men - Saturday 24 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Peter LarkinsVic8.48.78
2Gary ZeunerSA8.49.28
3Peter HuttonNSW9.01.63
4Michael AikenNSW9.01.79
5Bob LangeSA9.04.10
6Ray HardwickSA9.15.03
7Stephen PatchettTas9.19.03
 
3,000 METRES WALK - Men - Sunday 25 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Willi SawallVic12.20.03
2Michael WoodsNSW12.41.90
3Bill DyerVic12.55.59
4Peter StubbsQld13.05.63
5Bruce CookQld13.07.0
6Mark WallVic13.12.0
7Barrie BirtchnellVic13.16.0
8Duncan KnoxVic13.22.0
9Rod HuxleyNSW13.24.0
10Duncan FauxWA13.24.0
11Terry JonesWA13.33.0
 
HIGH JUMP - Men - Saturday 24 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Michael DickNSW2.14m
2Mark BarrattSA2.11m
3John KnightVic2.11m
4Chris EhlersWA2.05m
5John HunterVic2.00m
6Alan PowrieNSW2.00m
7Steven KnottTas1.95m
8Colwyn MillardSA1.95m
9David MorrowNSW1.95m
10Greg VarigosVic1.95m
11Jimmi BolzonelloTas1.95m
 
POLE VAULT - Men - Sunday 25 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ray BoydVic5.20m
2Andrew StewartVic4.45m
3Kym SimonsSA4.15m
=4Tom TandlerSA4.00m
=4Greg WainwrightSA4.00m
6Paul GhirardelloNSW4.00m
-Rob HuddleVicNH
 
LONG JUMP - Men - Sunday 25 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Gary HoneyVic7.86m+1.6
2Ken LorrawayNSW7.46m +0.6
3Geoff FrayneSA7.40m +0.6
4Peter SzotaNSW7.34m+1.9
5Steven KnottTas7.26m +0.7
6Warren JonesQld7.07m +1.9
7Max BinningtonVic7.04m+3.0
8Robert DaymanWA7.02m +0.6
9Scott DennonWA7.02m -0.6
10Brendan CainSA6.97m -0.2
11Clive DaviesVic6.73m +1.6
12John DavisQld6.58m -0.5
13Jimmi BolzonelloTas6.50m +1.9
14Murray TolbertNSW6.42m+3.4
15Stuart ParrNSW5.04m -0.4
 
TRIPLE JUMP - Men - Saturday 24 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ian CampbellVic16.87m+4.0
2Ken LorrawayNSW16.44m+2.8
3Mick McGrathNSW16.04m+2.4
4Darryl MaherVic15.62m+4.6
5John SlaneyNSW-GBR15.42m+1.6
6Geoff FrayneSA14.67m+3.6
 
SHOT PUT - Men - Saturday 24 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Ray RigbyVic17.26m
2Alex BrownWA15.99m
3Matt BarberWA15.85m
4Jim HowardUSA15.80m
5Peter TaylorNSW15.12m
6Bill MeywesNSW14.99m
7Ron StanoyevicVic14.46m
8Zenon 'Ben' GrzesQld14.35m
 
DISCUS THROW - Men - Sunday 25 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Jim HowardUSA53.96m
2Phil NettleSA52.62m
3Dick PrimanQld48.92m
4Rob WilksVic48.64m
5Graeme YoungVic46.38m
6Len VlahovWA46.08m
7Ken SoutarNSW45.62m
8Rod GuyVic45.08m
9Zenon 'Ben' GrzesQld44.42m
10Peter SpinoglioQld43.72m
11Terry O'BrienVic41.98m
 
HAMMER THROW - Men - Sunday 25 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Gus PuopoloVic63.16m
2Andy PollockVic59.50m
3Loris BertolacciVic57.82m
4Roger GlassVic54.94m
5Wal JacenkoNSW52.66m
6Milo BodirozaNSW52.56m
7Alex BrownWA51.26m
8Zenon 'Ben' GrzesQld50.30m
9Phil SpiveyVic47.96m
10Andrew HeyesNSW47.84m
 
JAVELIN THROW - Men - Saturday 24 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Gary CalvertSA69.96m
2Manfred RohkamperVic69.14m
3Reg SpiersSA65.66m
4Stephen PetersWA60.04m
5Peter LambNSW57.12m
6Andrew EdwardsTas56.86m
7Michael ScanlonNSW53.40m
 
DECATHLON - Men - Thu/Fri 22/23 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Peter HadfieldNSW7,058pts
(11.52, 6.74m, 13.21m, 1.90m, 51.16, 16.04, 43.16m, 3.80m, 54.78m, 4.49.57)
2Ian WilsonWA6,769pts
(11.87, 6.88m, 11.07m, 1.85m, 51.47, 16.35, 35.62m, 3.85m, 58.88m, 4.38.08)
3Peter SugdenVic6,732pts
(12.12, 6.95m, 11.17m, 1.90m, 51.41, 16.14, 32.56m, 3.90m, 57.16m, 4.37.98)
4John DeBesWA6,370pts
(11.56, 6.88m, 11.10m, 1.70m, 52.00, 15.78, 35.36m, 3.20m, 50.84m, 4.50.34)
-Robbie GoffWADNF(6,051pts)
(12.11, 7.03m, 10.93m, 1.87m, 51.80, 15.81, 36.00m, 3.60m, 47.52m, DNS)
 
4x100 METRES RELAY - Men - Saturday 24 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1VictoriaVic40.12
Ian Campbell
Rick James
Barry Besanko
Peter Grant
2QueenslandQld40.58
S.Humphries
Paul Narracott
Bill Hancock
Colin McQueen
3South AustraliaSA40.95
Jamie Kelly
Ian Boswell
Bruce Frayne
David Stokes
4New South WalesNSW41.22
Ken Lorraway
Vin Plant
Peter Gandy
Tony McDonald
5Western AustraliaWA41.50
Colin O'Sullivan
K. May
Gary Lonergan
Digby Mercer
 
4x400 METRES RELAY - Men - Sunday 25 March 1979
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1VictoriaVic3.05.77
Mike Willis (47.0)
Don Hanly (46.0)
Gary Honey (47.1)
Peter Grant (45.6)
2QueenslandQld3.09.26
Danny Schafer
David Hoey
Gary Goulding
Colin McQueen
3Western AustraliaWA3.09.89
Colin O'Sullivan
Gary Lonergan
Digby Mercer
C. Pettitt
4New South WalesNSW3.11.58
D. Waller
Steve Endean
Chris Auld
Ross Hawthorne
5TasmaniaTas3.17.14
Stan Bailey
David Conley
Neil Mickleborough
P. Gore

 

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