Wednesday, 10 February 2016

AUSTRALIAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TEAMS

CMAS WORLD SPEARFISHING CHAMPIONSHIPS




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Ustica ITALY 1960
TEAM Ben Cropp, Dallas Field
RESULTS Ben Cropp 19th
Dallas Field 21st
Australian Team 9th



Almeria SPAIN 16th to 20th Aug, 1961

TEAM Dallas Field, Brian Stagg
RESULTS Brian Stagg 31st
Dallas Field 45th
Australian Team 16th  


  





Moorea TAHITI 1st to 7th Sep. 1965

TEAM Wal Gibbins, Peter Kemp and Ron Taylor
COACH/RESERVE George Davies
TEAM MANAGER Andris Lidums
RESULTS Ron Taylor 1st
Peter Kemp 8th
Australian Team 2nd








Caya Avalos CUBA 3rd to 10th Sept. 1967

TEAM John Black, Vic ley and Ron Taylor
TEAM MANAGER Andris Lidums accompanied by his wife Jani and children Ingrida and Andris Jnr.
RESULTS Vic Ley 17th
John Black 19th
Ron Taylor 21st

Vic Ley in 1967








Aeolian Islands ITALY 1969 Australia Did Not Compete







Iquique CHILE 1st to 6th  Sept. 1971

TEAM Allan Badger, Les Siemek and Geoff Skinner
RESERVE Laurie Gaudry
TEAM MANAGER George Davies with Merv Sheehan and Slim Ward assisting and accompanied by Peg Sheehan and Glenys Ward.
RESULTS Geoff Skinner 25th
Les Siemek 26th
Allan Badger 35th Allen broke a rib during practice and retired part way through the second day.
Australian Team 11th






Cadaques  SPAIN  June 1973

TEAM Selby Iles, Steve Stefanowicz and Brian Westnidge
RESERVE John Banks
TEAM MANAGER George Davies with Slim Ward assisting accompanied by Glenys Ward.
RESULTS Steve Stefanowicz 30th
Brian Westnidge 41st
Selby iles 44th
AUSTRALIAN TEAM 13th



Paracas PERU 23rd to 28th Nov. 1975
TEAM Richard Weir, Syd Harvey and Barry Paxman
RESERVE Graham Anderton
TEAM MANAGER George Davies
RESULTS Richard Weir 21st
Syd Harvey 27th
Barry Paxman Fished 1st Day Only
Graham Anderton Fished 2nd Day Only.
Australian Team 12th 


Ilo PERU 15th to 19th Nov. 1994
TEAM Mark Colys, Greg Pickering and Rob Torelli
RESERVES Gunther Pfrengle, Glenn Howlett
TEAM MANAGER Merv Sheehan
RESULTS Mark Colys 14th
Rob Torelli 21st
Greg Pickering 28th
Australian Team 8th (Top placed English speaking team)

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Gijon SPAIN 27th to 29th Sept. 1996
TEAM Andrew Ruddock,  Robert Torelli, Ian Puckeridge
RESERVES Adam Smith, Gunther Pfrengle, Reinhardt Strauss
TEAM MANAGER Merv Sheehan, Mick Carey
RESULTS Ian Puckeridge 24th
Rob Torelli 40th
Andy Ruddock 52nd
Australian Team 12th

(Thanks  Mel Brown for this information)

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