Coburg Harriers Gallery

Coburg Harriers Gallery

1950 Empire Games representative Joan Morrison
Joan Morrison competed in the High Jump in the 1950 Empire Games in Auckland. She finished 5th with a jump of 4'10"(1.475m). She was of course a member of the Coburg Women's Athltics Club as men and women had to compete separately in those days. A versatile athlete, she medalled in Australian Championships in High Jump, Discus and Shot Put.

1950 Empire Games representative Joan Morrison

Joan Morrison competed in the High Jump in the 1950 Empire Games in Auckland. She finished 5th with a jump of 4'10"(1.475m). She was of course a member of the Coburg Women's Athltics Club as men and women had to compete separately in those days. A versatile athlete, she medalled in Australian Championships in High Jump, Discus and Shot Put.

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