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A fish out of water

A fish out of water

24 July 2012

ARCHERY: A golden boy of the pool, Kieren Perkins is a household name in Australia and his historic sporting feats in the 1500m freestyle are entrenched in our sporting folklore.

Famous five inspire Aussie Olympians

Famous five inspire Aussie Olympians

20 July 2012

The Australian Olympic Team has a secret weapon for London 2012 in the form of five sporting champions.

Olympians take over London Underground

Olympians take over London Underground

29 March 2012

Hop on the London Underground at Jesse Owens station. After one stop change at Carl Lewis. And then ride the Tube all the way to Michael Phelps.

ALO Column: Kieren Perkins

ALO Column: Kieren Perkins

26 February 2012

Lane 8, 1500m freestyle, Atlanta 1996... You know the rest of the story! Kieren Perkins lit up the history books with his second Olympic gold medal. Having struck gold in the 1500m at the 1992 Barcelona Games, Perkins became the first Australian since Dawn Fraser to defend an individual Olympic swimming title.

Perkins’ wisdom for Olympic shooters

Perkins’ wisdom for Olympic shooters

1 December 2011

Olympic swimming legend Kieren Perkins attended the Oceania Shooting Championships in Sydney on Wednesday, to watch the action and meet members of the Australian Shooting Team.

AOC Feature: Matildas, Eales and Olympic destiny

AOC Feature: Matildas, Eales and Olympic destiny

26 August 2011

Sports fans often indulge in friendly banter about the superiority of “the game they play in heaven” versus “the world game” versus “the greatest sporting spectacle on earth”. But whether rugby, football or the Olympic Games is your passion, the three are allies for the Aussies in 2012.

Olympians join Premier to celebrate new school tuckshop

Olympians join Premier to celebrate new school tuckshop

18 July 2011

The Queensland (QLD) Premier Anna Bligh was joined by six great QLD Olympians today at Milton State School to celebrate the opening of the school tuckshop, which was destroyed during the Brisbane floods last summer.

London bound latest - Kieren is on board

London bound latest - Kieren is on board

18 February 2011

Kieren Perkins is the latest Olympic great making a comeback at the London Games in 2012.

London bound latest - Kieren is on board

London bound latest - Kieren is on board

18 February 2011

Kieren Perkins is the latest Olympic great making a comeback at the London Games in 2012.