Australian Aths History

Australian Open Track & Field Championships

100 yards - Women


Year   First    Second    Third
1929-30    Chrissie DAHM (NSW) 11.3 Rita DEAN (Qld) 11.5(est) Edith YOULL (Tas) 11.6(est)
1931-32    Eileen WEARNE (NSW) 11.2 Chrissie DAHM (NSW) 11.2(est) Amy SMITH (NSW) 11.3(est)
1932-33    Emily BROOKS (Vic) 11.3 Gladys PHILLIPS (Gosling) (NSW) 11.5(est) Daphne IRELAND (Vic) 11.6(est)
1934-35    Edith ROBINSON (NSW) 11.4 Eileen WEARNE (NSW) 11.5(est) Ethel RUSSELL (Vic) 11.6(est)
1935-36    Eileen WEARNE (NSW) 11.2 Edith ROBINSON (NSW) 11.3(est) Ethel RUSSELL (Vic) 11.4(est)
1937-38    Decima NORMAN (WA) 11.4 Thelma PEAKE (Mason) (Qld) 11.5(est) Joan WOODLAND (WA) 11.6(est)
1939-40    Lola FORSTER (Vic) 11.2 Jean COLEMAN (NSW) 11.3(est) Irene TALBOT (Vic) 11.3(est)
1947-48    Joyce KING (NSW) 11.0 Shirley DE LA HUNTY (Strickland) (WA) Betty MCKINNON (NSW)
1949-50    Marjorie NELSON (Jackson) (NSW) 10.8 Shirley DE LA HUNTY (Strickland) (WA) 10.9 Verna JOHNSTON (WA) 10.9
1951-52    Marjorie NELSON (Jackson) (NSW) 10.5(wa) Shirley DE LA HUNTY (Strickland) (WA) 10.6(est)(wa) Winsome CRIPPS (Vic)
1953-54    Marjorie NELSON (Jackson) (NSW) 10.6 Marlene WILLARD (Mathews) (NSW) 10.7 Winsome CRIPPS (Vic) 10.8
1955-56    Wendy HAYES (Vic) 10.9 Shirley DE LA HUNTY (Strickland) (WA) 11.0 Marlene WILLARD (Mathews) (NSW)
1957-58    Marlene WILLARD (Mathews) (NSW) 10.3(0.0) Betty CUTHBERT (NSW) 10.4(0.0) Wendy HAYES (Vic) 10.4(0.0)
1959-60    Patricia DUGGAN (Qld) 10.6 Betty CUTHBERT (NSW) 10.9 Marlene WILLARD (Mathews) (NSW) 10.9
1961-62    Glennys BEASLEY (Vic) 10.5 Robyn SCOTT (NSW) 10.8 Robin CHAPMAN (NSW) 10.9
1962-63    Dianne BURGE (Bowering) (SA) 10.6 Joyce BENNETT (WA) 10.9 Betty CUTHBERT (NSW) 10.9
1963-64    Joyce BENNETT (WA) 11.0(-3.5) Dianne BURGE (Bowering) (SA) 11.1(-3.5) Marilyn BLACK (NSW) 11.1(-3.5)
1964-65    Debbie THOMPSON (USA) 10.9(-4.9)
(2) Pam RYAN (Kilborn) (Vic) 11.0(-4.9)

(3) Dianne BURGE (Bowering) (SA) 11.1(-4.9)
1965-66    Joan HENDRICKSON (Qld) 10.4 Dianne BURGE (Bowering) (SA) 10.4 Jenny LAMY (NSW) 10.4
1986-87    Jane FLEMMING (Vic) 11.12 Sharon RUXTON (SA) 11.55 Marilyn FUSS (SA) 11.56
1987-88    Kerry JOHNSON (Qld) 10.48 Megan MCLEAN (Cleary) (Vic) 11.12 Melissa MEDLICOTT (Moore) (NSW) 11.18
1988-89    Kathy SAMBELL (Wright) (NSW) 10.78(-1.1) Melissa MEDLICOTT (Moore) (NSW) 10.98(-1.1) Monique MIERS (Dunstan) (Qld) 11.22(-1.1)
1991-92    Melinda GAINSFORD-TAYLOR (Gainsford) (NSW) 10.62 Melissa MEDLICOTT (Moore) (NSW) 10.62 Monique MIERS (Dunstan) (Qld) 10.64
1992-93    Cathy FREEMAN (Vic) 10.62(+0.5) Jodi LAMBERT (WA) 10.92(+0.5) Diane HOLDEN (NSW) 11.04(+0.5)
1994-95    Melinda GAINSFORD-TAYLOR (Gainsford) (NSW) 10.38 Monique MIERS (Dunstan) (Qld) 10.60 Anne DELLER (Vic) 10.80
1998-99    Tania VAN HEER-MURPHY (van Heer) (SA) 10.7(+3.2) Elly HUTTON (Vic) 11.3(+3.2) Tatiana GRIGORIEVA (SA) 11.3(+3.2)

The first three Australian athletes (as well as first three overall) are in the respective columns.
Rank in brackets ( ) indicate the overall rank of the Australian athlete where that athlete was beaten into that place by an international.

 

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