Ask about Jana Pittman
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Key Points
  • Jana Pittman is one of Australia’s most celebrated female athletes.
  • Has won 5 World titles and 4 Commonwealth gold medals.
  • Won a world championship just 7 months after giving birth.
  • The only Australian woman to compete in both the summer and winter Olympic Games.
  • Athletics
  • Hurdling
  • Winning
  • Olympic/Commonwealth Games
  • Winter Olympics
  • Bobsleigh
  • Injury
  • Overcoming adversity

She was excellent. She has a close association with Blacktown City in terms of her work and training. She has done some promotional and fundraising with some sporting groups/clubs in the area and some people know her well from our awards night.
Blacktown City Council