Peter Farmer competed in many triathlon races and by 1985 he’d completed 30 triathlons, placing within the top 20 for the majority.
Highlights from his triathlon career include:
• 1984 Ironman – 260th place (1036 started the race)
• 1985 Ironman – 113th place (1018 started the race)
For the 1986 Ironman held in Japan, Peter Farmer helped to secure travel sponsorship from JAL – Japanese Airlines, for 8 Victorian athletes.
Peter Farmer lived in Melbourne and worked as an engineer. Peter’s wife Judy designed a line of triathlon sports clothing under the label ‘Fancy Pants.’ Pictures of Fancy Pants clothing can be seen in the Peter Farmer Image Gallery.
This collection comprises of event advertisements, information and races results from the 1980s.
Athlete profiles and stories, Jane Hunt
Australian Endurathon Events, Jane Hunt
Commonwealth Bank Triathlon Series, Jane Hunt
Coral Coast XXXX Triathlon 1983, Jane Hunt
Coral Coast XXXX Triathlon 1985, Jane Hunt
Fire in the Valley Triathlon II, Jane Hunt
Gold Coast Great Race Triathlon 1987, Jane Hunt
Hastings Events, Jane Hunt
Inaugural Gold Coast Triathlon 1983, Jane Hunt
Ironman events, Jane Hunt
Melbourne Events, Jane Hunt
New South Wales Triathlon Events, Jane Hunt
Nissan Sport Australia Triathlons, Jane Hunt
Results Miscellaneous, Jane Hunt
South Australian Events, Jane Hunt
Sri Chinmoy Events, Jane Hunt
Tasmanian Events, Jane Hunt
TriSports Events, Jane Hunt
Victorian Events Miscellaneous, Jane Hunt