Triathlon Australia Collection




This file contains information related to the administration of the state and territory triathlon branches circa1997.

Documents include minutes and agendas from AGMs, contact lists for the individual branches and the boards of directors. Two ‘newsflash’ newsletters are included show the logos of the following sponsors: Nature’s Own, Gatorade, International Triathlon Union (ITU), Hungry Jack’s, Saucony

Of particular interest is an unsigned, handwritten document with no date or title, which includes information on gaining FILA as a sponsor, Queensland triathletes making up 8 of the top 20 ITU triathletes worldwide, and competition guidelines for cross gender athletes.

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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