Coburg Harriers Gallery

Coburg Harriers Gallery


1896 to 1940


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1941 to 1980


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1981 to 2000


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2001 onwards


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Australian Representatives


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Life Members


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1902_Coburg_Harriers_Club_Photo.jpg
1902 - Coburg Harriers Club Photo
1968_Olympian_Jean_Roberts_1.jpg
1968 Olympian Jean Roberts 2Jean Roberts was a member of the Coburg Women's Athletics Club and definitely the club's finest ever field games exponent. She competed in the discus in the 1968 Olympics and in the Shot Put and Discus at 4 Commonwealth Games (1`962, 1966, 1970 and 1974). She won 11 Australian, 3 British and 2 USA Senior Titles.

She went on to become one of Australia's finest coaches and one of the driving forces behind the formation of the AFTCA.
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1946-47 Coburg Harriers VAAA Juniors Section 3 PremiersStanding L to R: K Monk, R Blaney, W Johnson, J Swinton, K Williams
Sitting L to R: L Clancy, N J Sillitoe (Captain), G E Price (Coach), H Grix, L Cooper
Inset : R Newton
1956_-_Olympic_Games_Olympic_Torch_Relay_Route.jpg
1956 - Olympic Games Olympic Torch Relay RouteThe 1956 Olympic Games Olympic Torch Relay saw 2,830 Runners, each running 1 Mile, carry the torch from Cairns via the East Coast to Sydney, Canberra, Albury, Wangaratta, Benalla, Shepparton, Bendigo, Castlemaine, Ballarat and Geelong, eventually finishing in Melbourne.
1966_Empire_Games_Noel_Clough.jpg
1966 Empire Games Noel Clough Noel Clough competed in the Eighth Empire and Commonwealth Games, held in Kingston Jamaica, in 1966.

Gold Medal 880 Yards 1 minute 46.9 seconds
8th Place 440 Yards 47.4 seconds
5th Place 4 x 440 Yards Relay
1930_Coburg_Harriers_Pudding_Gift.jpg
1930 - Coburg Harriers Pudding GiftThis photo shows the 1930 Coburg Harriers Pudding Gift at the Coburg Football Ground. The leading runner is William Ryan (also known as William Barker)
1947_Coburg_Harriers_Winter_Team.jpg
1947 Coburg Harriers Winter TeamBecome part of our famous club
Coburg Harriers Winter Team - Recruiting Now
1955_-_Hungarian_Pre_Olympic_Meeting_3_Miles_Run_at_Olympic_Park.jpg
1955 - Hungarian Pre Olympic Meeting 3 Miles Run at Olympic ParkResult:
1st Dave Stephens - 13 minutes 37.6 seconds
2nd Sandor Iharos - 13 minutes 42.3 seconds
3rd Dave Power - 13 minutes 46.8 seconds

It was hard work all the way for Dave Stephens in the 3 Mile. He took the lead after 1 mile and set a cracking pace for six
laps, then he changed his tactics, dropped back and only shot past to a winning lead with 300 yards to go.

Photo: Dave has just hit the front for the first time and is leading Sandor Iharos (Hungary), Harold Stevens (Coburg), Dave Power (NSW), Les Perry (hidden - Williamstown) and John Pierce (Williamstown)

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1971_-_Official_Opening_of_Harold_Stevens_Athletic_Field_-_Program_Page_4.jpg
1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 4The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 3The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 2The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1971 - Official Opening of Harold Stevens Athletic Field - Program Page 1The official opening of the Harold Stevens Athletic Field Coburg on Sunday 21st March 1971 saw a large Track & Field Meet, with 42 separate events making it a big and exciting day.May 01, 2020
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1947 - Harold Stevens sets a SA U19 1 Mile RecordHarold Stevens scored a clever win in the Under 19 Mile. Teamwork by brother Norm was a big factor, Norm took the lead for about a lap and a half when Colin Cooper (SA) ran to the front. Almost immediately Harold challenged and led until 300 yards from home, when Cooper ran to the front leaving Harold in the box seat to finish over Cooper and win by a good yard. Time: 4 minutes 34.3 seconds - South Australian Under 19 Record.May 01, 2020
1946_-_Coburg_Harriers_Club_Photo.jpg
1946 - Coburg Harriers Club PhotoTop Row - L to R: ???, Noel Bellamy, Ron Greet, Ivan Carter, Ron Quinton, Jack Jarvis, John Hunt, Jack Coates, Norman Stevens, ???, Bob Toone, ???, Keith Henderson
Standing - L to R: Bert Schober, ???, Mr Budge, Jim Zegenhargen, Jack Boyle, Ron Smith, Harold Stevens, Ray Burgess, Keith Shaw, Ken Fowler, Lou Clarke, Ray Smith, Bob Jones, ???, Maurie Brophy, George Price
Sitting - L to R: Jack Budge, Colin Mosley, Jim Petegrove, Bruce Page, Leon Carol, Neville Sillitoe (Captain), Mark Shilston (Vice Captain), ???, Ken Monk, ???, Trevor Pettegrove
Front - L to R: Cliff Ring (Secretary), Noel Clarke, Keith Bates, Hal Grix, Fred Travill, Linsay McGregor, Bob Prentice, Burnie Hardiman, Vic Jones, Milton Bayley, ???, Alex Templeton (Tresuary)
May 01, 2020
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1946 - Coburg Harriers 50 Year AnniversaryClub Rooms, McDonald Reserve, Bell St Coburg
Standing L to R: Wally Coden, George Price, ???, Dr L F Edmunds, Geoff Fleming, F W Durham, Fred O’Grady ,Jim Purcell, Charles Weekes, George Slater
Kneeling L to R: Arch Wilson, Alec Templeton, Alan Firth, Albert Briggs, Cecil Willis
Front: Mark Shilston
May 01, 2020
1946-47_Coburg_Harriers_VAAA_Juniors_Section_3_Premiers.jpg
1946-47 Coburg Harriers VAAA Juniors Section 3 PremiersStanding L to R: K Monk, R Blaney, W Johnson, J Swinton, K Williams
Sitting L to R: L Clancy, N J Sillitoe (Captain), G E Price (Coach), H Grix, L Cooper
Inset : R Newton
May 01, 2020