Triathlon Australia Collection




This file is the official magazine of the Triathlon Association of Queensland, titled “The ultimate challenge.”

Notable articles from this magazine includes: welcome from the president, West German ironman, editorial, letters to the editor, Wanklyn’s world, Reddan’s ravings, an article on insurance, details of Triathlon association of Queensland branches and contacts, Tri association of Qld calendar 1990/91, overall pointscore QSCS 1989/90.

An extract from the Brisbane Tri Club newsletter is included. It profiles Rose Pitman, a female triathlete who won her class in the Forster Ironman race and qualified for the 1990 Hawaiian Ironman.

The magazine contains commercial advertisements and an entry form for the Orara Triathlon.

Note: The cover of the magazine shows the volume and issue number from the previous edition. The first item in the magazine, “Welcome from the president’ clearly identifies the edition as the fourth.

Dr Hunt used these documents in her research for the book Multisport dreaming: The foundations of triathlon in Australia published in 2014.

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