Gold Coast Airport Marathon

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Australian Half Marathon Championships Profiles

ACT – Men

Name: Brad Croker
DOB: 27 August 1980
State: ACT
Half Marathon PB: 1:06:50 (2011)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2012 Melbourne Half Marathon (1:06:58)

Name: Joshua Torley
DOB: 30 April 1999
State: ACT
Half Marathon PB: 1:07:06 (Melbourne, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Seventh 2015 Melbourne Marathon (1:07:06)

Name: Mark Bourne
DOB: 11 August 1983
State: ACT
Half Marathon PB: Debut

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2013 Empire State Building Run-Up (0:10:12)
  • Winner 2013 Sydney Tower Stair Challenge (0:07:11)

 


Name: Craig Benson
DOB: 7 April 1971
State: ACT
Half Marathon PB: 1:12:00 (pre-2010)

Significant Performances:

  • Second 2016 Canberra Half Marathon (1:12:55)
  • Winner 2011 Mudgee Marathon (2:46:47)

Name: Jonathan Windsor
DOB: 23 December 1986
State: ACT
Half Marathon PB: 1:11:53 (Orange, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2016 Orange Half Marathon (1:11:53)
  • Seventh 2014 Canberra Marathon (2:37:56)

Name: James Minto
DOB: 31 July 1980
State: ACT
Half Marathon PB: 1:13:28 (Sydney, 2014)

Significant Performances:

  • 20th 2014 Sydney Half Marathon (1:13:28)

NSW – Men

Name: Jeffrey Hunt
DOB: 24 July 1982
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:02:44 (Gold Coast, 2009)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2011 ASICS Half Marathon (1:04:04)
  • Winner 2010 ASICS Half Marathon (1:03:18)
  • Fourth 2009 ASICS Half Marathon (1:02:44)

Name: Scott Westcott
DOB: 25 September 1975
Home Country: Australia
Half Marathon PB: 1:03:03 (Noosa, 2003)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2014 Nagoya City Half Marathon (1:04:14)
  • Second 2004 ASICS Half Marathon (1:03:19)
  • Fourth 2006 Melbourne Marathon Commonwealth Games (2:16:32)

Interesting Fact:

  • 2016 Rio Olympic Games marathon representative

Name: Courtney Carter
DOB: 6 August 1987
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:05:51 (Nagoya, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2016 Nagoya City Half Marathon (1:05:51)

Name: Jack Colreavy
DOB: 15 June 1989
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:07:55 (Gold Coast, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • 11th 2015 ASICS Half Marathon (1:07:55)
  • Fifth 2016 Launceston 10km (29:45)

Name: Mark de Luca
DOB: 22 December 1989
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:09:47 (Burnley, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Eighth 2015 Burnley Half Marathon (1:09:47)

Name: John Bartlett
DOB: 28 November 1978
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:10:13 (Gold Coast, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • 20th 2015 ASICS Half Marathon (1:10:13)

NSW – Women

Name: Stephanie Auston
DOB: 4 June 1991
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:17:52 (Sydney, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Seventh 2015 Sydney Half Marathon (1:17:52)

Name: Kate Coburn
DOB: 7 November 1977
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:21:03 (Gold Coast, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • 27th 2015 ASICS Half Marathon (1:21:03)

Name: Gemma Jenkins
DOB: 18 April 1980
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:22:00 (Canberra, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2016 Canberra Half Marathon (1:22:00)

Name: Bronwyn Hager
DOB: 2 June 1984
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:22:13 (Gold Coast, 2014)

Significant Performances:

  • 19th 2014 ASICS Half Marathon (1:22:13)

Name: Emma Ballantyne
DOB: 21 August 1988
State: NSW
10km PB: 37:41 (Canberra, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2015 Canberra 10km (37:41)

Name: Laura James
DOB: 17 May 1986
State: NSW
Half Marathon PB: 1:18:36 (Sydney, 2013)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2013 Sydney Half Marathon (1:18:36)

QLD – Men

Name: Anthony Craig
DOB: 12 October 1980
State: QLD
10km PB: 30:31 (Gold Coast, 2009)

Significant Performances:

  • Sixth 2009 Southern Cross University 10km Run (30:31)
  • Third 2013 Brisbane Half Marathon (01:10:44)

Name: Matt Macdonald
DOB: 20 November 1974
State: QLD
Half Marathon PB: 1:07:00 (pre-2010)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2015 Toowoomba Marathon (2:45:57)

Name: Brad Beer
DOB: 25 November 1980
State: QLD
Half Marathon PB: 1:11:35 (Noosa, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Fourth 2016 Noosa Half Marathon (1:11:35)
  • Third 2015 Noosa Half Marathon (1:12:39)

Name: Christopher Waters
DOB: 23 June 1980
State: QLD


Name: Shawn Claydon
DOB: 13 May 1968
State: QLD
Marathon PB: 2:42:16 (Melbourne, 2010)

QLD – Women

Name: Cassie Fien
DOB: 15 September 1985
State: QLD
Half Marathon PB: 1:11:13 (Cardiff, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • 18th 2016 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (1:11:13)
  • Third 2015 ASICS Half Marathon (1:11:28)
  • Second 2010 ASICS Half Marathon (1:11:45)
  • Second 2009 ASICS Half Marathon (1:12:24)

Interesting Facts:

  • Two-time IAAF World Half Marathon championships representative (2009 and 2016)

Name: Emily Donker
DOB: 22 May 1991
State: QLD
Half Marathon PB: 1:19:08 (Sydney, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Fourth 2016 Sydney Half Marathon (1:19:08)

Name: Aarthi Venkatesan
DOB: 2 March 1977
State: QLD
Half Marathon PB: 1:20:44 (Gold Coast, 2012)

Significant Performances:

  • 14th 2012 ASICS Half Marathon (1:20:44)
  • Fourth 2014 Melbourne Marathon (2:47:02)
  • 11th 2014 Gold Coast Airport Marathon (2:47:30)

Name: Christie McKay
DOB: 8 July 1980
State: QLD
10km PB: 38:22 (2015)


Name: Elizabeth Maguire
DOB: 2 May 1969
State: QLD
Marathon PB: 2:58:45 (Gold Coast, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  •  15th 2015 Gold Coast Airport Marathon (2:58:45)

SA – Men

Name: Paul Morgan
DOB: 10 March 1983
State: SA
Half Marathon PB: 1:07:16 (Gold Coast, 2014)

Significant Performances:

  • 10th 2014 ASICS Half Marathon (1:07:16)

Name: Matthew Fenech
DOB: 27 January 1978
State: SA
Half Marathon PB: 1:09:47 (2013)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2016 Barossa Valley Half Marathon (1:11:00)
  • Two-time Hobart Marathon winner (2013 & 2014)
  • Second 2012 Canberra Marathon (2:28:43)

Name: Adam Bishop
DOB: 23 October 1982
State: SA
Half Marathon PB: 1:09:51 (Gold Coast, 2012)

Significant Performances:

  • 18th 2012 ASICS Half Marathon (1:09:51)

Name: Nathan Rout-Pitt
DOB: 18 September 1987
State: SA
Half Marathon PB:


Name: Timon Sideris
DOB: 26 May 1995
State: SA
Half Marathon PB:

SA – Women

Name: Karen Pienaar
DOB: 26 March 1977
State: SA
Marathon PB: 2:58.15 (Melbourne, 2014)


Name: Montana MacFarlane
DOB: 12 February 1998
State: SA
Half Marathon PB: 1:30:41 (Adelaide, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2016 Greenbelt Half Marathon (1:30:41)

Name: Nadene Gillett
DOB: 26 March 1976
State: SA
Half Marathon PB: 1:32:08 (Melbourne, 2015)


Name: Felicity Alexander
DOB: 3 April 1965
State: SA
Half Marathon PB: 1:42:15 (2012)


Name: Kirsty Sideris
DOB: 20 August 1961
State: SA
Half Marathon PB:


Name: Lauren Gillis
DOB: 25 September 1989
State: SA
Half Marathon PB:

TAS – Men

Name: Josh Harris
DOB: 3 July 1990
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB:  1:05:51 (Gold Coast, 2014)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2014 ASICS Half Marathon (1:05:51)

Name: Dejen Gebreselassie
DOB: 23 January 1993
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB: 1:07:14 (Sydney, 2014)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2013 Run Sydney Half Marathon (1:07:14)
  • 10th 2013 ASICS Half Marathon (1:07:35)

Name: Dylan Evans
DOB: 4 December 1992
State: TAS
10km PB:  29:53 (Launceston, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Eighth 2016 Launceston 10km (29:53)

Name: David Thomas
DOB: 17 June 1982
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB: 1:06:01 (Sydney, 2012)

Significant Performances:

  • Fourth 2012 Sydney Half Marathon (1:06:01)
  • Third 2016 Hobart Half Marathon (1:07:17)

Name: Alex Humphrey
DOB: 14 April 1986
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB: 1:13:05 (2014)

Significant Performances:

  • Second 2016 Hobart Marathon (2:38:16)

Name: Daniel Clarke
DOB: 28 May 1983
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB: 1:14:32 (pre-2010)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2016 Ross Half Marathon (1:16:04)

TAS – Women

Name: Ruth Wilson
DOB: 10 December 1987
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB:  1:19:34 (Hobart, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2016 Hobart Half Marathon (1:19:34)

Name: Francesca Smith
DOB: 23 September 1967
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB:  1:27:33 (Melbourne, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • 32nd Melbourne Half Marathon (1:27:33)

Name: Simone Fitzgerald
DOB: 12 September 1982
State: TAS
Half Marathon PB: 1:28:26 (Hobart, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2016 Australian Masters Athletics Half Marathon Championships (1:28:26)

VIC – Men

Name: Duer Yoa
DOB: 26 December 1989
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:05:35 (Melbourne, 2013)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2013 Melbourne Half Marathon (1:05:35)
  • Winner 2012 Burnley Half Marathon (1:06:24)
  • 12th 2015 ASICS Half Marathon (1:08:54)

Name: Brady Threlfall
DOB: 29 December 1987
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:06:28 (Christchurch, 2013)

Significant Performances:

  • Fifth 2013 Christchurch Half Marathon (1:06:28)

Name: Nick Earl
DOB: 22 September 1984
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:07:49 (Burnley, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2015 Burnley Half Marathon (1:07:49)

Name: Nick Wightman
DOB: 16 January 1985
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:08:26 (Burnley, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Fifth 2015 Burnley Half Marathon (1:08:26)

Name: Tim Bryant
DOB: 5 August 1981
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:11:26 (2015)

Significant Performances:

  • 17th Melbourne Half Marathon (1:11:26)

VIC – Women

Name: Sinead Diver
DOB: 17 February 1977
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:13:58 (Gold Coast, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Second 2014 ASICS Half Marathon (1:14:25)
  • Seventh 2015 ASICS Half Marathon (1:13:58)
  • Winner 2014 Burnley Half Marathon (1:16:45)
  • 21st 2015 IAAF World Marathon Championships (2:36:38)

Name: Virginia Moloney
DOB: 6 May 1990
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:15:24 (Burnley, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Winner 2015 Burnley Half Marathon (1:15:24)
  • Fourth 2015 Melbourne Marathon (2:41:26)

Name: Cassie Higham
DOB: 8 August 1984
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB:  1:16:46 (Burnley, 2016)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2015 Burnley Half Marathon (1:16:46)

Name: Tracey Austin
DOB: 9 August 1977
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB:  1:17:08 (Burnley, 2013)

Significant Performances:

  • Third 2013 Burnley Half Marathon (1:17:08)
  • Second 2016 Geelong Half Marathon (1:21:18)

Name: Sophie Ryan
DOB: 25 June 1987
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:17:59 (Burnley, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • Fourth 2015 Burnley Half Marathon (1:17:59)
  • Fifth 2015 Melbourne Marathon (2:47:39)

Name: Bronwyn Humphrys
DOB: 10 June 1992
State: VIC
Half Marathon PB: 1:18:23 (Gold Coast, 2015)

Significant Performances:

  • 14th 2015 ASICS Half Marathon (1:18:23)

WA – Women

Name: Lauren Shelley
DOB: 2 December 1976
State: WA
Half Marathon PB: 1:14:36 (Edmonton, 2005)

Significant Performances:

  • 32nd 2005 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships (1:14:36)
  • Winner 2009 Gold Coast Airport Marathon (2:42:22)

Name: Kate Fitzsimmons
DOB: 1 July 1993
State: WA
Half Marathon PB: 1:18:35 (Melbourne, 2015)

Significant Performance:

  • Sixth 2015 Melbourne Marathon (1:18:35)

NT – Men

Name: Andrew Webster
DOB: 16 July 1987
State: NT


Name: Jason Hamilton
DOB: 21 February 1987
State: NT

NT – Women

Name: Pippa Featherston
DOB: 26 August 1985
State: NT


Name: Sarah Tyrrell
DOB: 28 August 1978
State: NT
Half Marathon PB:  1:43:45 (2015)

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