Australian Aths History

Australia at the Games

Olympic Games - Youngest athletes (under 21years at the end of the year of the event)

 Gender     Name DOB   Age
 Men Colin Ridgeway (Vic) 19 Feb 1939 17years in 1956
John Cann (NSW) 15 Jan 1938 18years in 1956
Fred Martin (NSW) 4 Oct 1966 18years in 1984
William 'Victor' Aitken (Vic) 3 Mar 1889 19years in 1908
Daniel Batman (NSW) 20 Mar 1981 19years in 2000
James 'Jim' Carlton (NSW) 10 Feb 1909 19years in 1928
John Chittick (Vic) 29 Oct 1937 19years in 1956
Darren Clark (NSW) 6 Sep 1965 19years in 1984
Morris Curotta (NSW) 24 Mar 1929 19years in 1948
Gary Eddy (Vic) 26 Mar 1945 19years in 1964
Timothy 'Tim' Forsyth (Vic) 17 Aug 1973 19years in 1992
Mark Garner (NSW) 30 Jun 1969 19years in 1988
John Goodman (WA) 14 Feb 1937 19years in 1956
Ernest Hutcheon (Qld) 17 Jun 1889 19years in 1908
Charles Lane (Vic) 19 Mar 1905 19years in 1924
Kurtis Marschall (SA) 25 Apr 1997 19years in 2016
Claude Ross (Vic) 13 May 1893 19years in 1912
Steven Solomon (NSW) 16 May 1993 19years in 2012
Lochsley Thomson (NSW) 20 Aug 1973 19years in 1992
Joel Baden (Vic) 1 Feb 1996 20years in 2016
John Baguley (WA) 30 Jun 1940 20years in 1960
Paul Byrne (Vic) 29 Jan 1976 20years in 1996
Paul Cleary (Vic) 28 Apr 1976 20years in 1996
Ronald Crawford (NSW) 26 Mar 1936 20years in 1956
Matthew Denny (Qld) 2 Jun 1996 20years in 2016
Simon Hollingsworth (Tas) 9 May 1972 20years in 1992
James 'Bob' Joyce (Vic) 3 Nov 1936 20years in 1956
Robert 'Bob' Lay (NSW) 20 Mar 1944 20years in 1964
Andrew Martin (Vic) 12 May 1980 20years in 2000
Mizan Mehari (ACT) 28 Dec 1980 20years in 2000
Adam Miller (NSW) 22 Jun 1984 20years in 2004
Craig Mottram (Vic) 18 Jun 1980 20years in 2000
Lawrence 'Lawrie' Peckham (Vic) 4 Dec 1944 20years in 1964
Charles 'Chilla' Porter (Qld) 11 Jan 1936 20years in 1956
John 'Bill' Ramsay (Vic) 1 Jun 1928 20years in 1948
Werner Reiterer (Vic) 27 Jan 1968 20years in 1988
John Treloar (NSW) 19 Jan 1928 20years in 1948
 Women Deborah 'Debbie' Wells (NSW) 29 May 1961 15years in 1976
Georgina 'Georgie' Clarke (Vic) 17 Jun 1984 16years in 2000
Janice Cooper (NSW) 17 Feb 1940 16years in 1956
Raelene Boyle (Vic) 24 Jun 1951 17years in 1968
Michele Brown (Mason) (NSW) 3 Jul 1939 17years in 1956
Maureen Caird (NSW) 29 Sep 1951 17years in 1968
Judith Canty (NSW) 5 Oct 1931 17years in 1948
Heather Innes (Tas) 11 Jun 1939 17years in 1956
Maureen Wright (NSW) 20 Oct 1939 17years in 1956
Carol Bernoth (Qld) 11 May 1938 18years in 1956
Nancy Borwick (WA) 20 Mar 1938 18years in 1956
Betty Cuthbert (NSW) 20 Apr 1938 18years in 1956
Donna Gould (SA) 10 Jun 1966 18years in 1984
Lauren Hewitt (Vic) 25 Nov 1978 18years in 1996
Elizabeth Parnov (WA) 9 May 1994 18years in 2012
Jana Rawlinson (Pittman) (NSW) 9 Nov 1982 18years in 2000
Jessica Thornton (NSW) 12 Apr 1998 18years in 2016
Margaret Woodlock (Vic) 20 May 1938 18years in 1956
Joyce Bennett (WA) 11 May 1945 19years in 1964
Sharon Cripps (Qld) 29 Jun 1977 19years in 1996
Catherine 'Cathy' Freeman (Vic) 16 Feb 1973 19years in 1992
Erica Hooker (Nixon) (Qld) 15 Dec 1953 19years in 1972
Lynette 'Lyn' Jacenko (Tillett) (NSW) 15 Aug 1953 19years in 1972
Lois Jackman (WA) 4 Dec 1937 19years in 1956
Margaret Johnson (Qld) 15 Jun 1937 19years in 1956
Jennifer 'Jenny' Lamy (NSW) 28 Feb 1949 19years in 1968
Jennifer 'Jenny' Orr (Vic) 21 Jan 1953 19years in 1972
Deborah 'Debbie' Wells (NSW) 29 May 1961 19years in 1980
Dixie Willis (WA) 13 Dec 1941 19years in 1960
Marilyn Black (NSW) 20 May 1944 20years in 1964
Verna Burnard (SA) 19 Aug 1956 20years in 1976
Terri-Ann Cater (Wangman) (Vic) 25 Sep 1956 20years in 1976
June Maston (NSW) 11 Mar 1928 20years in 1948
Fleur Mellor (NSW) 13 Jul 1936 20years in 1956
Valerie 'Val' Melville (Lawrence) (WA) 5 Aug 1936 20years in 1956
Bethanie 'Beth' Nail (WA) 24 Mar 1956 20years in 1976
Jane Ovenden (WA) 24 Aug 1972 20years in 1992
Eleanor Patterson (Vic) 22 May 1996 20years in 2016
Petrina Price (NSW) 26 Apr 1984 20years in 2004
Allison Ross-Edwards (NSW) 17 Oct 1952 20years in 1972
Dani Stevens (Samuels) (NSW) 26 May 1988 20years in 2008
Norma Thrower (Austin) (SA) 5 Feb 1936 20years in 1956
Alice 'Eileen' Wearne (NSW) 30 Jan 1912 20years in 1932

 

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