Australian Aths History

Australian Women's Track & Field Championships 1939-40

Leederville Oval, Perth, 7, 9, 11 March 1940

 
100 YARDS - Women
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 7 March 1940
1Lola ForsterVic11.3
2Merle Nissen StolzeWAinches
3Valda JonesNSWinches
4Thelma PeakeQld
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 7 March 1940
1Jean ColemanNSW11.1
2Irene TalbotVic1 yard
3Joan WoodlandWA0.5 yard
Rae BerconeWA
Vera AskewQld
Joan LewinVic
 
FINAL - Saturday 9 March 1940
1Lola ForsterVic11.2
2Jean ColemanNSW1 yard
3Irene TalbotVic1 yard
4Valda JonesNSWinches
5Merle Nissen StolzeWAinches
6Joan WoodlandWA1 yard
 
220 YARDS - Women
PosAthleteTeamMark
HEAT 1 - Thursday 7 March 1940
1Lola ForsterVic26.0
2Jean ColemanNSWinches
3Valda JonesNSW1 yard
Thelma PeakeQld
Merle Nissen StolzeWA
Joan LewinVic
 
HEAT 2 - Thursday 7 March 1940
1Irene TalbotVic25.6
2Joan WoodlandWA2.5 yards
3Rae BerconeWA2.5 yards
Hilda Mott WilliamsQld
Decima NormanNSW
Nell GouldNSW
 
FINAL - Monday 11 March 1940
1Jean ColemanNSW25.9
2Lola ForsterVic1 yard
3Joan WoodlandWA1 yard
4Valda JonesNSW
5Rae BerconeWA
Irene TalbotVicDNF
 
440 YARDS - Women - Saturday 9 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Irene TalbotVic59.2
2Betty JudgeWA2 feet
3Margaret OrrWA3 yards
4Flo GreenVic
Lena MitchellVic
Thelma PeakeQld
Maisie SayersWA
Jean ColemanNSW
Nell GouldNSW
 
880 YARDS - Women - Monday 11 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Betty JudgeWA2:26.8
2Margaret OrrWA1 yard
3Thelma PeakeQld5 yards
4Lena MitchellVic
5Flo GreenVic
6Joan FaulknerWA
 
90 YARDS HURDLES - Women - Monday 11 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1Decima NormanNSW12.0
2Doris CarterVic1 yard
3Isobel GrantVic1 yard
4Shirley CurtinWA12.5e
5Maisie SayersWA
Margaret OrrWA
 
880 YARDS WALK - Women - Saturday 9 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Iris DowseyVic3:53.5
2Elsie CapelVic
3Jean GullanWA
Phyllis HoweWA
Emma CliffordWA
 
HIGH JUMP - Women - Monday 11 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Doris CarterVic1.52m
2Hilda Mott WilliamsQld1.48m
3Phyllis HoweWA1.455m
4Madge PattonWA
Gladys ParkinsonWA
 
LONG JUMP - Women - Saturday 9 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Decima NormanNSW5.71m
2Thelma PeakeQld5.33m
3Merle Nissen StolzeWA5.17m
4Hilda Mott WilliamsQld5.16m
Vera AskewQld
Doris CarterVic
Phyllis GatesWA
Joan WoodlandWA
Maida BennettVic
Nell GouldNSW
 
SHOT PUT - Women - Saturday 9 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Cora HannanNSW9.79m
2Lena MitchellVic9.26m
3Emma CliffordWA9.18m
4Charlotte MacGibbonVic8.58m
Madge PattonWA
Phyllis HoweWA
Hilda Mott WilliamsQld
Jean ColemanNSW
 
DISCUS THROW - Women - Monday 11 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Doris CarterVic32.55m
2Emma CliffordWA31.82m
3Cora HannanNSW31.62m
4Vera AskewQld30.47m
Jean GullanWA
Elsie CapelVic
Nell GouldNSW
Dora WooltortonWA
 
JAVELIN THROW - Women - Saturday 9 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
1Charlotte MacGibbonVic36.79m
2Vera AskewQld34.33m
3Lena MitchellVic34.05m
Pauline CatlettWA
Cora HannanNSW
Jean GullanWA
Muriel GrahamWA
 
4x110 YARDS RELAY - Women - Monday 11 March 1940
PosAthleteTeamMark
FINAL
1New South WalesNSW49.1
Jean Coleman
Nell Gould
Valda Jones
Decima Norman
2Western AustraliaWA
Merle Nissen Stolze
Rae Bercone
Shirley Curtin
Joan Woodland
3VictoriaVic
Lola Forster
Irene Talbot
Joan Lewin
Maida Bennett
-QueenslandQld

 

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