AAA and National Championships Medallists - Long Track Walk

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7 Miles Walk

AAC Championships
1866John Chambers59:32 NRR.M. McKerell60 ydW. Doig15 yd
1867Thomas Farnworth58:12 NRJohn Chambers6 inT.W. Thompsona good lap
1868Walter Rye57:40Thomas Griffith58:00H.F. Wilkinsona mile
1869Thomas Griffith58:35C.E. Broad64:02only 2 competitors
1870Thomas Griffith55:30 NRR.H. Nunn55:55J.E. Bentley57:01
1871J. Francis58:09only 1 finished
1872T.R. Hogg57:22H.W. Steib5 ydJ.A. Jobling600 yd
1873William Morgan54:56 NRonly 1 finished
1874William Morgan55:26.8only 1 competitor
1875William Morgan53:47.0 NRonly 1 finished
1876Harry Venn55:11.8only 1 finished
1877Harry Webster53:59.6William Morgan53:59.8S.W. Mitcalfe55:06.0
1878Harry Venn52:25.0 (not ratified as a record)only 1 finished
1879AACHarry Webster52:34.5 NRonly 1 competitor
1879LACHarry Venn56:10.6only 1 competitor
AAA Championships
1880George Beckley56:40.0T.A. Murphy56:57.0James Squires58:29.0
N.B. Harry Webster finished first, but was disqualified "for unfair going"
1881John Raby54:48.4only 1 finished
1882Henry Whyatt55:56.5George Beckley56:09.0R. Parry56:55.5
1883Henry Whyatt59:15.0J. Pritchard59:20.0George Beckley59:55.0
1884William Henry54:27.0James Jervis57:53.2
1885James Jervis56:10.6Michael Hayes IRE57:17.2J.R. Lewis600 yd
1886Joseph Jullie56:30.5William Wheeler
1887Christopher Clarke USA56:59.8Edward Lange USA57:00.0J.R. Lewis57:52.5
1888Christopher Clarke USA57:08.6J.R. Lewis57:41.0
1889William Wheeler56:29.4Harry Curtis57:00.2W. Curtis57:22.4
1890Harry Curtis52:28.4 NRWilliam Wheeler54:29.2John Wells54:58.6
1891Harry Curtis54:00.2John Wells56:24.4Charles Nicoll56:34.2
1892Harry Curtis55:56.2David Fenton57:06.2A. Wooll57:34.2
1893Harry Curtis56:37.2William Sturgess60:07.0F.J. Kimber63:19.0

4 Miles Walk

1894Harry Curtis30:05.8David Fenton30:26.2William Sturgess30:38.8
1895William Sturgess30:17.4M.K. Forrester200 ydW. Cryer
1896William Sturgess28:57.6Harry Curtis29:27.4M.K. Forrester30:02.4
1897William Sturgess28:24.8E.J. Topple29:40.0M.K. Forrester29:47.0
1898William Sturgess29:10.0Jack Butler30:15.8?G. Topliss30:41.0
1899William Sturgess29:20.6Jack Butler29:47.0E. Middleton31:07.4
1900William Sturgess30:20.8Jack Butler30:35.0E. Middleton31:31.0

7 Miles Walk

1901Jack Butler54:37.0H.T. Simpson55:40.0W.H. Martindale56:30.0
1902William Sturgess52:49.4Jack Butler52:58.0H.W. Hartley55:52.5
1903Jack Butler56:17.2W.H. Martindale58:17.4W. Endean58:36.8
1904George Larner52:57.4Frank CarterW.H. Martindale
1905George Larner52:34.0Frederick Thompson54:29.0W.H. Martindale54:47.0
1906Frank Carter53:20.2Frederick Thompson53:43.0W.H. Martindale54:19.0
1907Frederick Thompson52:46.6C. Trippier52:50.0J.W.E. Bennett53:00.0
1908Ernest Webb53:02.6Frank Carter53:43.0William Palmer54:25.0
1909Ernest Webb52:37.0Frank Carter54:44.6Alred Pateman55:14.0
1910Ernest Webb51:37.0Alred Pateman54:17.4Will Ovens54:21.0
1911George Larner52:08.0William Yates52:24.4Harold Ross52:45.2
1912Bobby Bridge52:45.6William Yates52:59.8Harold Ross54:20.8
1913Bobby Bridge &
Harold Ross
52:08.4Jack Lynch53:19.0
1914Bobby Bridge52:32.0Jack Lynch53:06.6William Hehir55:14.6
1915-1918 Championships not held
1919William Hehir53:23.6Charles Dowson53:31.2J.W. Dowse54:37.6
1920Charles Dowson53:50.0William Hehir55:54.2James Belchamber57:36.4
1921Harold Ross55:48.6William Hehir56:21.6Reg Goodwin56:21.8
1922Gordon Watts53:24.2Reg Goodwin53:37.2J.W. Dowse54:03.4
1923Gordon Watts54:35.4Reg Goodwin55:19.2Harold King55:46.6
1924Reg Goodwin52:00.6Gordon Watts52:13.2C.E. Ward54:03.0
1925Gordon Watts52:53.8Wilf Cowley54:08.0Fred Clark54:39.8
1926Reg Goodwin53:56.0C.C. Coulson54:44.6Wilf Cowley55:23.6
1927Wilf Cowley55:46.4L.G. Sandy56:25.0Edward Presland56:59.0
1928Cecil Hyde55:46.2Dick Edge56:12.6John Wilson56:35.6
1929Cecil Hyde53:38.6Alf Pope55:17.6John Reddish55:47.4
1930Cecil Hyde53:32.6Albert Plumb54:01.4Tommy Green54:16.4
1931Ugo Frigerio ITA53:32.0Janis Dalins LAT53:40.0Alf Pope54:09.0
1932Alf Pope51:25.4Dick Edge53:26.6Albert Plumb53:30.4
1933Johnny Johnson53:01.6Janis Dalins LAT53:35.0Dick Edge53:55.4
1934Johnny Johnson52:10.4Leslie Dickinson52:18.4Fred Redman52:22.4
1935Henry Hake53:48.0Albert Plumb55:33.0Alf Pope56:04.0
1936Vic Stone52:21.2Alf Pope52:40.0Fred Redman53:04.4
1937John Mikaelsson SWE50:19.2Harry Churcher51:13.0Fred Redman51:55.0
1938John Mikaelsson SWE51:48.2Erik Hedberg SWE53:23.0Joe Coleman53:36.8
1939Harry Churcher52:37.0Eddie Staker53:31.4Joe Coleman54:32.2
1940-1945 Championships not held
1946Lars Hindmar SWE52:30.0Eddie Staker53:39.0Harry Churcher54:18.8
1947Harry Churcher52:48.4Mario Di Salvo ITA53:13.8Giuseppe Kressevich ITA54:17.6
1948Harry Churcher52:23.0Jim Morris53:14.0Ron West53:23.0
1949Harry Churcher52:41.8Jim Morris53:04.0Lol Allen54:31.0
1950Roland Hardy50:11.6 NRLol Allen50:22.6Axel Thuresson SWE53:42.2
1951Roland Hardy51:14.6Lol Allen52:54.4Harry Churcher54:04.0
1952Roland Hardy50:05.6Lol Allen51:29.2George Coleman52:24.6
1953Roland Hardy51:47.0Bryan Hawkins54:23.0John Proctor54:59.0
1954George Coleman51:22.8Bryan Hawkins52:26.4Bob Goodall54:18.4
1955Roland Hardy53:04.6George Coleman53:32.2Alf Poole54:26.2
1956George Coleman50:19.0Stan Vickers52:45.2Alf Poole53:11.8
1957Stan Vickers51:34.4Eric Hall51:49.0Bob Goodall53:06.0
1958Stan Vickers51:10.2Eric Hall52:14.3Bob Goodall53:28.0
1959Ken Matthews50:28.8Stan Vickers51:08.6Eric Hall53:04.2
1960Ken Matthews49:42.6Siegfried Lefanczik GDR51:01.2Max Weber GDR51:01.5
1961Ken Matthews49:43.6Colin Williams53:08.4John Godbeer53:20.0
1962Colin Williams52:15.0Arthur Thomson52:47.2Ray Middleton53:50.4
1963Ken Matthews49:52.8Vaughan Thomas53:42.0John Godbeer53:50.0
1964Ken Matthews48:23.0 NRPaul Nihill51:20.0Roy Hart53:56.0
1965Paul Nihill51:54.4Ron Wallwork52:42.0Peter Fullager53:18.0
1966Paul Nihill50:52.0Ron Wallwork51:02.0Roy Hart51:58.0
1967Malcolm Tolley52:32.4John Webb52:49.2Bob Hughes53:01.8
1968Paul Nihill51:10.4Shaun Lightman51:45.0Arthur Thomson51:45.2

10,000 Metres Walk

1969Paul Nihill44:07.0Phil Embleton46:31.0Bill Sutherland46:41.0
1970Bill Sutherland45:16.8Roger Mills46:47.0Tony Taylor46:51.2
1971Phil Embleton45:26.2Carl Lawton46:31.4Alan Smallwood48:04.6
1972Phil Embleton44:26.8Peter Marlow45:37.0Olly Flynn46:28.4
1973Roger Mills44:38.6Olly Flynn44:52.4Shaun Lightman44:53.2
1974Peter Marlow44:58.4Brian Adams45:51.0Shaun Lightman46:30.0
1975Brian Adams42:40.0Roger Mills43:20.8Olly Flynn44:25.8
1976Brian Adams42:58.0Roger Mills43:01.0Carl Lawton45:10.0
1977Brian Adams44:10.0Roger Mills44:42.0Amos Seddon45:04.0
1978Brian Adams43:44.0Roger Mills45:18.0George Nibre45:40.0
1979Brian Adams43:48.4Graham Morris44:09.2Amos Seddon45:25.6
1980Roger Mills43:21.2Mike Parker NZL43:39.6Gordon Vale43:57.6
1981Steve Barry43:22.4Mike Parker NZL44:11.3Ian McCombie44:38.2
1982Steve Barry41:14.7 NRIan McCombie42:32.8Phil Vesty42:46.3
1983Steve Barry40:54.7 NRPhil Vesty43:00.1Roy Sheppard43:18.3
1984Ian McCombie41:33.0Martin Rush42:54.3Steve Johnson43:38.6
1985Murray Day NZL43:35.3Roger Mills43:48.9Adrian James44:58.1
1986Ian McCombie41:42.28Murray Day NZL42:46.92Paul Blagg42:58.20
1987Ian McCombie41:16.14Andi Drake42:06.73Mark Easton42:18.92
1988Ian McCombie41:36.51Paul Blagg42:57.06Chris Maddocks43:23.56
1989Mark Easton41:39.93Darrell Stone42:08.44Paul Blagg42:53.18
1990Mark Easton41:32.80Andi Drake41:40.84Sean Martindale41:49.16
1991Ian McCombie41:24.69Andy Penn41:59.10Paul Blagg42:47.16
1992Martin Rush41:46.42Martin Bell42:07.42Andy Penn42:21.70
1993Martin Bell42:29.63Mark Easton42:38.47Andy Penn42:51.86
1994Darrell Stone43:09.28Mark Easton44:06.93Michael Casey IRL45:24.83
1995Darrell Stone41:10.11Steve Partington41:14.61Martin Bell41:16.13
1996Steve Partington42:29.73Chris Cheeseman44:07.95Richard Oldale44:15.75
1997BAFAndy Penn42:21.89Martin Bell42:31.19Mark Easton42:37.98
1997AAAPhil King42:32.32Steve Partington42:48.39Pierce O’Callaghan IRL45:35.02
1998Martin Bell41:48.81Steve Partington42:27.21Andi Drake42:46.26
1999Andi Drake42:14.69Chris Cheeseman44:27.54Jamie O’Rawe45:35.58
2000Matt Hales43:12.85Steve Partington43:30.50Jamie O’Rawe43:54.49

5000 Metres Walk

2001Lloyd Finch20:47.23Steve Hollier21:04.36Chris Cheeseman21:05.29
2002Steve Hollier20:41.29Don Bearman21:55.07Nathan Adams23:11.68
2003Steve Hollier20:59.46Mark Easton22:14.82Nick Ball22:49.58
2004Dominic King20:11.35Daniel King20:47.19Steve Hollier21:02.39
2005Colin Griffin IRL20:44.45Dominic King21:07.50Daniel King21:29.40
2006Colin Griffin IRL19:43.40Jamie Costin IRL19:54.72Dominic King21:21.16
National Championships
2007Dominic King20:57.90Ben Wears22:11.85Peter Kaneen22:55.00
2008Daniel King21:06.37Mark Williams22:21.40Alex Wright22:58.21
2009Scott Davis22:40.63Alex Wright23:20.13Mark O’Kane23:52.69
2010Alex Wright20:11.09Tom Bosworth20:50.01Luke Finch21:29.89
2011Tom Bosworth19:29:87 NRDaniel King21:10.10Tommy Taylor23:22.30
2012Alex Wright19:48.14Tom Bosworth20:26.13Michael Doyle IRL21:42.99
2013Alex Wright19:27.39 NRTom Bosworth19:38.62Jamie Higgins20:37.19
2014Dane Bird-Smith AUS19:14.53Tom Bosworth19:16.82 NRQuentin Rew NZL20:07.00
2015Tom Bosworth19:00.73 NRCallum Wilkinson20:21.57Dominic King21:01.70
2016Dane Bird-Smith AUS19:08.76Tom Bosworth19:13.56Callum Wilkinson19:54.47
2017Tom Bosworth18:43.28 NRCallum Wilkinson18:56.96Damian Blocki19:43.39

Top Medallists
1st2nd3rdTotal MedalsYearsYear Span
William Sturgess71191893-19029
Tom Bosworth3582010-20177
Roger Mills2681970-198515
Harry Curtis5271889-18967
Ian McCombie51171981-199110
Harry Churcher41271937-195114
Mark Easton23271987-200316
Brian Adams5161974-19795
Jack Butler2461898-19035
Other top winners and long spans
Roland Hardy551950-19555
Ken Matthews551959-19645
Paul Nihill4151964-19695
Alex Wright31152008-20135
Dominic King21252004-201511
William Morgan3141873-18774
Gordon Watts3141922-19253
Harold Ross2241911-192110
Andi Drake12141987-199912

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