Through the late 1950s and 1960s Pam Kilburn provided Preston with an international class hurdles champion. Pam was a member of the Preston/Reservoir Women’s Athletics Club and participated in three Olympic Games (Tokyo 1964, Mexico City 1967 and Munich 1972), winning a bronze medal at Tokyo and silver at Mexico City.
Kilburn was also the Australian National Hurdles champion from 1963-67.
Preston Historical Society (1968). Brief biographies of prominent Preston People. Preston, Vic: Author.