Australian Aths History

Australia at the Games

World Cross Country Championships - 1979       Limerick, Ireland (25 Mar)
7th Championships      

Men   Event   Position   Result
Stephen 'Steve' AUSTIN (Vic)    Cross Country (12,000m)   29/190   29th 38:36.0
Gerard BARRETT (Qld)    Cross Country (12,000m)   32/190   32nd 38:39.0
David 'Dave' CHETTLE (Tas)    Cross Country (12,000m)   120/190   120th 40:20.0
Francois 'Rob' DE CASTELLA (Vic)    Cross Country (12,000m)   62/190   62nd 39:20.0
Jim LANGFORD (WA)    Cross Country (12,000m)   40/190   40th 38:49.0
Bryan LEWRY (Vic)    Cross Country (12,000m)   45/190   45th 39:01.0
Robert 'Rob' MCDONALD (NSW)    Cross Country (12,000m)   51/190   51st 39:07.0
William 'Bill' SCOTT (Vic)    Cross Country (12,000m)   36/190   36th 38:45.0
Christopher 'Chris' WARDLAW (Vic)    Cross Country (12,000m)   72/190   72nd 39:30.0
TEAM    Cross Country (12,000m)   6   6th 233pts
Women   Event   Position   Result
Gaylene CLEWS (WA)    Cross Country (5040m)   51/100   51st 18:50.0
Lynne WILLIAMS (Tennant) (Vic)    Cross Country (5040m)   40/100   40th 18:35.0

383 athletes participated from 27 countries


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