In 1923, the Austraian Walking clubs formed their own National body to oversee the sport in Australia.

This body has existed ever since in one form or another as the National voice that represents the interests of all walking clubs throughout Australia. Who will focus on the ongoing development of
the sport at a grass roots level if not the clubs themselves working through Racewalking Australia.

This short history is written from a personal perspective and the views and comments expressed herein do not represent any officially endorsed Racewalking Australia position or policy - Tim Erickson, 17 June 2006

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