Australian Aths History

Australia at the Games

Olympic Games - Oldest athletes (over 30years at the end of the year of the event)

 Gender     Name DOB   Age
 Men Willi Sawall (Vic) 7 Nov 1941 43years in 1984
Scott Westcott (NSW) 25 Sep 1975 41years in 2016
Willi Sawall (Vic) 7 Nov 1941 39years in 1980
Edward 'Ted' Allsopp (Vic) 15 Aug 1926 38years in 1964
Simon Baker (Vic) 6 Feb 1958 38years in 1996
George Knott (Vic) 19 Aug 1910 38years in 1948
Stephen 'Steve' Moneghetti (Vic) 26 Sep 1962 38years in 2000
Neville Gadsden (NSW) 23 May 1919 37years in 1956
Luke Adams (NSW) 22 Oct 1976 36years in 2012
Robert 'Bob' Gardiner (Vic) 22 Mar 1936 36years in 1972
Youcef Abdi (NSW) 7 Dec 1977 35years in 2012
Francois 'Rob' de Castella (Vic) 27 Feb 1957 35years in 1992
Nathan Deakes (Vic) 17 Aug 1977 35years in 2012
Christopher 'Chris' Erickson (Vic) 1 Dec 1981 35years in 2016
Andrew Murphy (NSW) 18 Dec 1969 35years in 2004
Robert Prentice (Vic) 4 Jul 1917 35years in 1952
Ben St Lawrence (NSW) 7 Nov 1981 35years in 2016
Lee Troop (Vic) 22 Mar 1973 35years in 2008
Simon Baker (Vic) 6 Feb 1958 34years in 1992
Benn Harradine (NSW) 14 Oct 1982 34years in 2016
Nick Harrison (Vic) 18 Oct 1970 34years in 2004
Andrew McManus (WA) 11 Dec 1970 34years in 2004
Stephen 'Steve' Moneghetti (Vic) 26 Sep 1962 34years in 1996
Claude Smeal (NSW) 22 Sep 1918 34years in 1952
Anthony 'Nick' Winter (NSW) 25 Aug 1894 34years in 1928
Ernest Austen (NSW) 25 Jul 1891 33years in 1924
Shaun Creighton (ACT) 14 May 1967 33years in 2000
Martin Crowe (WA) 21 Jun 1923 33years in 1956
Martin Dent (ACT) 8 Feb 1979 33years in 2012
Thomas 'Sinton' Hewitt (Vic) 31 Jul 1887 33years in 1920
Fabrice Lapierre (NSW) 17 Oct 1983 33years in 2016
Leslie 'Les' Perry (Vic) 29 Jan 1923 33years in 1956
Michael Shelley (Qld) 10 Oct 1983 33years in 2016
Luke Adams (NSW) 22 Oct 1976 32years in 2008
Robert 'Bob' Gardiner (Vic) 22 Mar 1936 32years in 1968
Patrick Johnson (ACT) 26 Sep 1972 32years in 2004
Craig Mottram (Vic) 18 Jun 1980 32years in 2012
David 'Dave' Power (NSW) 14 Jul 1928 32years in 1960
Stuart Rendell (ACT) 30 Jun 1972 32years in 2004
Jared Tallent (Vic) 17 Oct 1984 32years in 2016
Youcef Abdi (NSW) 7 Dec 1977 31years in 2008
Nicholas Ahern (NSW) 6 Jan 1969 31years in 2000
Justin Anlezark (Qld) 14 Aug 1977 31years in 2008
Ronald 'Ron' Clarke (Vic) 21 Feb 1937 31years in 1968
Brendan Cole (ACT) 29 May 1981 31years in 2012
Francois 'Rob' de Castella (Vic) 27 Feb 1957 31years in 1988
Roderic 'Rod' de Highden (Vic) 15 Jan 1969 31years in 2000
Christopher 'Chris' Erickson (Vic) 1 Dec 1981 31years in 2012
Andrew Murphy (NSW) 18 Dec 1969 31years in 2000
Joshua Robinson (Qld) 4 Oct 1985 31years in 2016
Joshua Ross (NSW) 9 Feb 1981 31years in 2012
Ben St Lawrence (NSW) 7 Nov 1981 31years in 2012
Lee Troop (Vic) 22 Mar 1973 31years in 2004
 Women Susan Hobson (ACT) 13 Mar 1958 42years in 2000
Kerry Saxby-Junna (Saxby) (NSW) 2 Jun 1961 39years in 2000
Susan Hobson (ACT) 13 Mar 1958 38years in 1996
Lisa Paolini (Sheridan) (NSW) 10 Dec 1962 38years in 2000
Anne Manning (Pembroke) (NSW) 13 Nov 1959 37years in 1996
Kerryn McCann (Hindmarsh) (NSW) 2 May 1967 37years in 2004
Lisa Weightman (Vic) 16 Jan 1979 37years in 2016
Lisa Ondieki (O'Dea/Martin) (SA) 12 May 1960 36years in 1996
Judith 'Judy' Pollock (Amoore) (Vic) 25 Jun 1940 36years in 1976
Kate Smyth (Vic) 22 Sep 1972 36years in 2008
Daniela Costian (Qld) 30 Apr 1965 35years in 2000
Anne Cross (Leaney) (Vic) 16 Apr 1965 35years in 2000
Suzanne 'Sue' Malaxos (WA) 30 Dec 1961 35years in 1996
Kerry Saxby-Junna (Saxby) (NSW) 2 Jun 1961 35years in 1996
Susan Hobson (ACT) 13 Mar 1958 34years in 1992
Kathryn Mitchell (Vic) 10 Jul 1982 34years in 2016
Victoria Mitchell (Vic) 25 Apr 1982 34years in 2016
Jane Saville (NSW) 5 Nov 1974 34years in 2008
Eloise Wellings (Poppett) (NSW) 9 Nov 1982 34years in 2016
Margaret Crowley (Leaney) (Vic) 24 May 1967 33years in 2000
Sarah Jamieson (Vic) 24 Mar 1975 33years in 2008
Kerryn McCann (Hindmarsh) (NSW) 2 May 1967 33years in 2000
Pamela 'Pam' Ryan (Kilborn) (Vic) 12 Aug 1939 33years in 1972
Lisa Weightman (Vic) 16 Jan 1979 33years in 2012
Benita Willis (Johnson) (Qld) 6 May 1979 33years in 2012
Alana Boyd (Qld) 10 May 1984 32years in 2016
Suzanne 'Sue' Broadrick (WA) 24 Oct 1968 32years in 2000
Suzanne 'Sue' Howland (Qld) 4 Sep 1960 32years in 1992
Melissa Medlicott (Moore) (NSW) 7 Jun 1968 32years in 2000
Kimberly Mickle (WA) 28 Dec 1984 32years in 2016
Lisa Ondieki (O'Dea/Martin) (SA) 12 May 1960 32years in 1992
Judith 'Judy' Pollock (Amoore) (Vic) 25 Jun 1940 32years in 1972
Petra Rivers (Vic) 11 Dec 1952 32years in 1984
Daniela Costian (Qld) 30 Apr 1965 31years in 1996
Louise Currey (McPaul) (NSW) 24 Jan 1969 31years in 2000
Shirley de la Hunty (Strickland) (WA) 18 Jul 1925 31years in 1956
Chelsea Jaensch (Qld) 6 Jan 1985 31years in 2016
Donna MacFarlane (Tyberek) (Tas) 18 Jun 1977 31years in 2008
Kerry Saxby-Junna (Saxby) (NSW) 2 Jun 1961 31years in 1992
Carolyn Schuwalow (Vic) 10 Aug 1965 31years in 1996
Claire Tallent (Woods) (SA) 6 Jul 1981 31years in 2012

 

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