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Triathlon in Australia Open Data Set

Bond University
Jane Hunt (Manages)
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Brief description

This project records and analyses the evolution of the sport of triathlon in Australia from a grueling novelty to a government funded Olympic sport with a broad participatory base and entrenched niche lifestyles. When Dr Jane E. Hunt began research for this history, there was no institutional archive, no central collection of magazines or race results, and no record of the colourful triathlon folklore that is perpetuated through tall stories told on training rides, and at post race banquets. She has drawn together an extensive collection of photographs, race booklets, administrative records, triathlon magazines and over two hundred oral histories, and used them to tell the story of the sport’s first thirty years in Australia.

Data in the form of: documents, images, audio files, video files.

Created: 1980 to 27 05 2013

Data time period: 05 1980 to 27 05 2013

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153.416638,-28.073093

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Australia history marathon multisport triathlete

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Triathlon in Australia Open Data Set

doi : 10.4225/57/555d78dc1dbdd

URI : http://epublications.bond.edu.au/triathlon_data/