Challenge Belt awarded to champion walker, Marshall Cann, consisting of three hinged, decorative silver plated buckles and two embossed leather straps with decorative stitching and lined with pale blue velvet. Silver plate is embossed with "Advance Australia" coat of arms and English "Dieu et Mon Droit" coat of arms with figure of walker at centre front. Belt presented on calico padded support lining a long black presentation box.
Belt: H: 270 W: 1000 D: 60mm (H: 10 5/8 W: 39 3/8 D: 2 3/8")
Box: H: 270 W: 1000 D: 60mm (H: 10 5/8 W: 39 3/8 D: 2 3/8")
Marshall Cann; 22 Jun 1938
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian Cann.