VICTORIAN WALKERS 



Victoria has long been the powerhouse of Australian walking, producing the majority of our International walkers. Nearly all of these athletes have been members of the Victorian Walkers Club. 

The following biographs celebrate both the champions and the clubmen who made the VRWC such a wonderful club.

Alexander - Beth
Allsopp - Ted
Baker - Simon
Barnes - Tom
Barrett - A. O
Beecroft - Steve
Bertei - Frank
Blythe - Gabrielle
Boddy - Harold
Bodey - Michael   
Breen - Gavan
Brill - Craig
Burren - Amy
Carr Heather
Chadwick - Len
Cook - Sue
Cousins - Duane
Cowley - Rhydian
Coyle - Richard
Croll - R. H.
Daintry - Tom
Deakes - Nathan
Dickinson - Murray *
Doak - Gordon
Donahoo - Mark
Donahoo - Mark *
Dossetor - Mark
Dyer - Bill
Erickson - Chris
Erickson - Tim
Feldman - Liz *
Field - Ralph
Freeman - Noel
Gardiner - Bob
Gardiner - Bert
Gaylor - Jim
Grandy - Bill
Harley - Vic
Harvey - Michael
Haywood - Ross
Holmes - Janet *
Jachno - Andrew
Jachno - Lorraine
Jamieson - Andrew     
Keane - Don
Knott - George
Knox - Duncan
Lamble - Regan
Lewis - Jack
Lowden - Kevin
McDonald - James
McGrath - Dominic   
McKinna - Bill
McGuire - Frank
Miller - Anne
Muldoon - Wendy
Murray - Bill
Newman - Betty
Newmark - Varel
Nicholls, Graeme
Nichols - Lloyd
Payne - Daniel
PhilPott - Alex
Pierson - Sally
Reid - Ross
Robinson -Alf - Sydney To Melbourne 1931   
Roche - Harry
Rothwell - Jess
Ruddick - Kelly
Russell - Dion
Sawall - Willie
Schnyder - Sharon
Sheard - John
Silcock-Delaney - Colin *
Smith - David
Smith - Roseanne
Smith - Ray
Stanway - Marlaine
Steed - Gwen *
Summers - Harry
Sunderland - Eric
Szirom - Megan
Tallent - Jared
Thomas - Mark
Thompson - Alison
Thompson - Michelle
Toohey - Frances
Van Kopplen - Paul
Vysma - Peter
Wall - Mark
Walters - Ken
Wapshott - Kellie
Wolowiec - Simone
Wood - Robin


* These articles were written by Heather Carr for the Victorian Masters Assn newsletter Footnotes and are reproduced here with permission.

There are others who deserve a place here .. and in the fullness of time, I will get around to it.

Tim Erickson
Melbourne, Australia