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Queensland 100 Yards Championships



Event date: 25/09/2016 Export event

Conducted as part of the ANQ Championships, the Hector Hogan Memorial 100 Yards race and Campbell Miles Memorial 100 Yards race events also double as the Queensland 100 Yards Championship for men and women.

Women - Campbell Miles
Queensland 100 Yards Championship
ANQ 100 Yards Championship

Men - Hector Hogan
Queensland 100 Yards Championship
ANQ 100 Yards Championship

The Hector Hogan Memorial sprint is in recognition to Hector Hogan elite performances. He equalled both the World 100 yards record of 9.3 sec and the World 100 metres record of 10.2 in 1956 and was the first Australian since 1952 to reach the 100 metres final and the first Australian to win a medal in the short sprint. Hector last competition was in Townsville before he passed away in 1960.

The Campbell Mile Memorial sprint is in recognition of John Campbell Mile had who discovered the world's richest copper, silver, lead and zinc ore bodies. He decided to call his discovery "Mount Isa".

This event is open to all athletes who are members of Athletics North Queensland, Queensland Athletics, Athletics Australia, Oceania Athletics and the IAAF.

Further information about the ANQ Championships is available here.