Royce Foley Award Winners

Royce Foley developed the concept of the Weight Pentathlon, which is now one of the most popular events in masters athletics internationally. The award is presented to the highest scoring male and female Throws Pentathlete. An athlete may win this award only once in the same age group.   Past winners of the Royce Foley Awards are:

YEAR         MEN  STATE AGE POINTS WOMEN STATE AGE POINTS
1996
Graeme Rose
VIC
M50
4256
Chris Schultz
VIC
W45
4464
1997
Wim van Weenen
VIC
M65
4516
Heather Doherty
QLD
W60
4272
1998
Tom Hancock
VIC
M60
4233
Helen Searle
NSW
W55
4337
1999
1999
Graeme Rose
Colin  Murraylee
VIC
QLD
M55
M70
4484
Heather Doherty
QLD
W65
4587
2000
Ray Green
ACT
M55
4070
Helen Searle
NSW
W60
5022
2001
Bob Banens
ACT
M50
4094
Ruth Frith
NSW
W90
4339
2002
Wim van Weenen
VIC
M70
4232
Mary Thomas
NSW
W55
4118
2003
Tom Hancock
VIC
M65
4295
Gwen Davidson
VIC
W80
4257
2004
Felix Jekabsons
QLD
M80
3985
Heather Doherty
QLD
W70
4571
2005
Colin Murraylee
QLD
M75
4272
Ruth Frith
QLD
W95
7380
2006
Graeme Rose
VIC
M60
4538
Helen Searle
QLD
W65
5145
2007
Keith James
NSW
M65
4027
Jan Banens
ACT
W65
4363
2008
Felix Jekabsons
QLD
M85
4505
Jayne Hardy
ACT
W45
4394
2009
Graeme Rose
VIC
M65
4766
Heather Doherty
QLD
W75
4986
2010
Ray Green
ACT
M65
4126
Ruth Frith
QLD
W100
11169
2011
Stuart Gyngell
NSW
M45
4004
Helen Searle
QLD
W70
4318
2012
Tom Hancock
VIC
M75
4132
Jan Banens
ACT
W70
3908
2013
Guy Quarterman
QLD
M70
3644
Jayne Hardy
ACT
W50
4213
2014
Stuart Gyngell
NSW
M50
3729
Beverley Savage
NZL
W65
3632
2015
Ron Simcock
NSW
M75
3829
Mary Thomas
NSW
W70
4333
2016
Tom Gravestock
WA
M
3552
Gabi Watts
NSW
4235