Australian Aths History

Australian Women's Track & Field Championships 1937-38

Royal Park, Melbourne, 8, 9, 11 December 1937

 
100 YARDS - Women
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 9 December 1937
1Joyce WalkerNSW12.2
2Joan WoodlandWA12.3est
3Maida BennettVic12.3est
4Irene TalbotVic12.4est
5Kathleen ReedQld
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 9 December 1937
1Decima NormanWA11.6
2Eileen WearneNSW3 yards
3Thelma PeakeQld
4Joyce MitchellVic
5Frances GarveyNSW
 
FINAL - Saturday 11 December 1937
1Decima NormanWA11.4
2Thelma PeakeQld11.5est
3Joan WoodlandWA11.6est
4Eileen WearneNSW11.6est
5Joyce WalkerNSW11.7est
6Maida BennettVic11.8est
 
220 YARDS - Women - Wednesday 8 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Jean ColemanNSW26.4
2Joan WoodlandWA
3Joyce MitchellVic
4Kathleen ReedQld
5Maida BennettVic
 
HEAT 2
1Decima NormanWA26.0
2Thelma PeakeQld
3Eileen WearneNSW
4Irene TalbotVic
5Joyce WalkerNSW
6Merle NissenWA
 
FINAL
1Decima NormanWA25.9
2Jean ColemanNSW
3Eileen WearneNSW
4Thelma PeakeQld
5Joan WoodlandWA
6Joyce MitchellVic
 
440 YARDS - Women
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 9 December 1937
1Irene TalbotVic61.5
2Jean ColemanNSW
3Joy BarnettWA
4Audrey BradfieldVic
5Kathleen ReedQld
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 9 December 1937
1Merle NissenWA65.0
2Ada GiffordNSW
3Ruby SwallwellVic
4Joyce HephirNSW
 
FINAL - Saturday 11 December 1937
1Jean ColemanNSW60.5
2Irene TalbotVic3 yards
3Joy BarnettWA7 yards
Merle NissenWA
Ada GiffordNSW
Ruby SwallwellVic
 
880 YARDS - Women - Wednesday 8 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Audrey BradfieldVic2:44.8
2Ruby SwallwellVic
3Kath FlanaganVic
4Joyce HephirNSW
5Beryl HendersonNSW
 
90 YARDS HURDLES - Women - Saturday 11 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1
1Isobel GrantVic13.2
2Clarice KennedyNSW
Dorothy JenkinsVicDNF
 
HEAT 2
1Thelma PeakeQld13.5
2Thelma BrookVic
3Enid SoultNSW
 
FINAL
1Isobel GrantVic12.8
2Thelma PeakeQld1.5 yards
3Clarice KennedyNSW1.5 yards
4Thelma BrookVic
5Enid SoultNSW
 
880 YARDS WALK - Women - Saturday 11 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Maisie JamesVic3:55.3
2Mabel MoadVic
3Jill BondVic
Edith CampbellNSWDQ
Ada TannerNSWDQ
 
HIGH JUMP - Women - Saturday 11 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Doris CarterVic1.52m
2Elsie PooreVic1.475m
3Hilda MottQld1.475m
4Decima NormanWA
Joy BarnettWA
Nell GouldNSW
Beryl HendersonNSW
Dorothy JenkinsVic
Enid SoultNSW
 
LONG JUMP - Women - Thursday 9 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Thelma PeakeQld5.175m
2Enid EvansNSW
3Hilda MottQld
Ada GiffordNSW
D ThompsonNSW
Decima NormanWA1 Foul
 
SHOT PUT - Women - Wednesday 8 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Vera CowanVic10.09m
2Cora HannanNSW 9.73m
3Phyllis RowarthVic 9.105m
Rita FullerQld
Ruby SwallwellVic
Ada TannerNSW
 
DISCUS THROW - Women - Wednesday 8 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Cora HannanNSW30.77m
2Doris CarterVic29.54m
3Enid EvansNSW23.34m
Gwen CooperVic
Vera CowanVic
Nell GouldNSW
 
JAVELIN THROW - Women - Saturday 11 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Elsie JonesVic33.58m
2Lena MitchellVic33.32m
3Clarice KennedyNSW31.40m
Cora HannanNSW
Charlotte MacGibbonVic
Ada TannerNSW
 
4x110 YARDS RELAY - Women - Saturday 11 December 1937
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Western AustraliaWA50.0
Decima Norman
Merle Nissen
Joan Woodland
Joy Barnett
2New South WalesNSW
Joyce Walker
Jean Coleman
Nell Gould
Eileen Wearne
3VictoriaVic
Maida Bennett
Joyce Mitchell
J. Lewin
Irene Talbot
-QueenslandQld
Thelma Peake
Rita Fuller
Kathleen Reed
Hilda Mott

 

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