Australian Aths History

Australian Championships Superlatives

Australian Marathon Championships
Oldest Gold Medallists (over 30years at the end of the year of the event)

 Gender     Name DOB   Age Event Year
 Men Rowan Walker (Vic) 12 Jan 1970 40 Marathon  2010
Greg Lyons (Vic) 13 May 1961 37 Marathon  1998
Scott Westcott (NSW) 25 Sep 1975 37 Marathon  2012
Paul Arthur (NSW) 5 May 1967 36 Marathon  2003
Gerard Barrett (Qld) 31 Dec 1956 36 Marathon  1992
Patrick 'Pat' Carroll (Qld) 17 Aug 1961 36 Marathon  1997
Stephen 'Steve' Austin (Vic) 14 Feb 1951 35 Marathon  1986
Robert Prentice (Vic) 4 Jul 1917 35 Marathon  1952
Jeremy Horne (NSW) 18 Jul 1974 34 Marathon  2008
Jim Langford (WA) 12 Aug 1944 34 Marathon  1978
Keith Ollerenshaw (NSW) 28 Sep 1928 34 Marathon  1962
Rohan Walker (ACT) 22 Jan 1980 34 Marathon  2014
John Farrington (NSW) 2 Jul 1942 33 Marathon  1975
Rowland 'Roly' Guy (NSW) 26 Apr 1920 33 Marathon  1953
Lee Troop (Vic) 22 Mar 1973 33 Marathon  2006
Brett Cartwright (SA) 25 Jan 1973 32 Marathon  2005
Shaun Creighton (ACT) 14 May 1967 32 Marathon  1999
John Farrington (NSW) 2 Jul 1942 32 Marathon  1974
Damon Harris (NSW) 1 May 1975 32 Marathon  2007
Peter Nowill (Qld) 15 Jun 1979 32 Marathon  2011
Robert Prentice (Vic) 4 Jul 1917 32 Marathon  1949
Gordon Stanley (Vic) 22 Mar 1919 32 Marathon  1951
Garry Bentley (Tas) 4 Mar 1950 31 Marathon  1981
Derek Clayton (Vic) 17 Nov 1942 31 Marathon  1973
Roderic 'Rod' de Highden (Vic) 15 Jan 1969 31 Marathon  2000
Robert 'Rob' Wallace (Vic) 21 Jun 1951 31 Marathon  1982
 Women Susan Hobson (ACT) 13 Mar 1958 42 Marathon  2000
Heather Turland (NSW) 27 Apr 1960 42 Marathon  2002
Joanne Cowan (NSW) 8 Sep 1955 39 Marathon  1994
Susan Hobson (ACT) 13 Mar 1958 39 Marathon  1997
Jackie Fairweather (Gallagher) (Qld) 10 Nov 1967 38 Marathon  2005
Karen Gobby (WA) 18 Mar 1953 38 Marathon  1991
Helen / Verity Tolhurst (Qld) 10 Nov 1966 37 Marathon  2003
Kelly-Ann Varey (ACT) 3 Aug 1978 37 Marathon  2015
Lauren Shelley (WA) 2 Dec 1976 36 Marathon  2012
Jennifer Gillard (Hindmarsh) (Tas) 11 Jan 1971 35 Marathon  2006
Mora Main (NSW) 16 Jan 1949 35 Marathon  1984
Eliza Mayger (NT) 25 Oct 1972 35 Marathon  2007
Krishna Stanton (Wood) (ACT) 18 May 1966 35 Marathon  2001
Margaret Reddan (Qld) 9 Jul 1952 34 Marathon  1986
Carolyn Schuwalow (Vic) 10 Aug 1965 34 Marathon  1999
Jenny Dowie (Vic) 4 Sep 1959 33 Marathon  1992
Kirsten Molloy (NSW) 29 May 1979 32 Marathon  2011

 

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