29 Aug '13, 11pm

Read a moving tribute to the late Pam Turney penned by long-time friend @Doctor_Roe in her honour: #g…

Read a moving tribute to the late Pam Turney penned by long-time friend @Doctor_Roe in her honour: #g…

The Australian Athletics Family has said farewell to one of its true believers and most dedicated contributors - Pam Turney OAM. Pam was relentless is her determination for Australian athletics and its athletes to achieve at their very best - whether it was at grassroots level or at any step through to the international scene. She was passionate about her own athletes, club and countless mentorees but also always concerned for what was both right and best for the broader athletics community. She made a difference to athletics in Australia virtually from the day she set foot in the country upon her migration from the United Kingdom. This was particularly important at a time when females in athletics administration, particularly in coaching, were not “in vogue”. There was one thing that is very clear about Pam – she never let an attitude like that get in her way or hold her ...

Full article: http://www.athletics.com.au/home/news/news/2013/august/tr...

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VALE Pam Turney - OAM & Life Governor of Athletics Australia passed away after a stroke #RIP #ThankYou

VALE Pam Turney - OAM & Life Governor of Athlet...

athletics.com.au 21 Aug '13, 10am

Athletics Australia was saddened to hear of the passing of one of its most dedicated servants and a Life Governor of Athle...