NSW Championship Marathon

Distance42.195 km
Date
VenueSydney Cricket Ground, NSW, AUS
Winner(s)Andrew Ramsay Sime 3:05:31
Entrants49
Starters31
Finishers20 (20 males + 0 females)
Offline20
Online20 (View online results)
Primary seriesNSW Championship (≥ 83 records)
Other series
Rank eligibleno
On-roadno
CommentsInaugural
Winning time 3:05:30.2
Sime born Apr 1882 in Sydney (WW1 records)
Organised by Sydney YMCA.
Proposed at NSWAAA meeting 30/9/1908 to be 25 miles at Nowra on April 3. Venue was changed because "severe drought" at Nowra. Age limit was at least 20 years, which caused protest from South Sydney Harriers.
Results compiled by Ian Hill
"26 miles 385 yards"
Sydney Morning Herald 13/4/09
Argus 13/4/09
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