Sprint Championship Winners

The Sprint Championship is a handicap race between the best age-graded performers in the 100 metres sprint at the Australian Championships. Handicapping is determined according to age-group rather than individual performance on the day.

Past Winners of the “Sprint Champions” races have been:

Year Men Women
1987 Fred Turner (M45) NSW Wilma Perkins (W35) Qld
1988 Harry Gathercole (M80) Vic Karen Adams (W35) NSW
1994 Roy Fearnall (M50) WA Mavis Collin (W75) Qld
1998 Mick Pirie (M65) Qld Noreen Parish (W55) NSW
1999 Reg Austin (M60) NSW Judy Casey (W50) NSW
2000 Jeffrey King (M35) ACT Marlene Reid (W45) ACT
2001 Reg Austin (M60) NSW { Lynne Choate (W45) WA
{ Wilma Perkins (W50) Qld
2002 John Wight (M55) Qld Anne Cooper (W70) SA
2003 Peter Crombie (M55) NSW Anne Cooper (W70) SA
2004 David Clive (M65) (WA) Anne Cooper (W75) SA
2005 John Cooper (M65) Qld Wendy Sheaves-Doran (W55) Qld
2006 John Cooper (M65) Qld Anne Cooper (W75) SA
2007 Hugh Coogan (M70) Qld Anne Cooper (W75) SA
2008 Neville McIntyre (M65) NSW Gianna Mogentale (W40) NSW
2009 Neville McIntyre (M65) NSW Gianna Mogentale (W45) NSW
2010 Rob McDonald (M65) Qld Gianna Mogentale (W45) NSW
2011 Hugh Coogan (M75) Qld Gianna Mogentale (W45) NSW
2012 Hugh Coogan (M75) Qld Gianna Mogentale (W45) NSW
2013 Rob McDonald (M65) Qld Gianna Mogentale (W45) NSW

2014

2015

Darren Hughes (M50)NSW

Gianna Mogentale (W50) NSW

Lyn Peake (W65) SA

2016 Rob Mayston M55) VIC and Peter Crombie (M70) NSW Lyn Peake SA (W  )  SA