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DAY 7 Preview - Athletics joins action

DAY 7 Preview - Athletics joins action

3 August 2012

Day 7 of the Games will see action in all of the biggest Olympic sports and Australians in the thick of the action across London at Eton Dorney and at Weymouth.

Watt fit and ready to jump big in London

Watt fit and ready to jump big in London

2 August 2012

ATHLETICS: Australian long jumper Mitchell Watt was gutted with his silver medal at last year's world championships. Gutted not so much with his failure to win, but with the heel injury that prevented him from getting anywhere near his best after dominating the rest of the 2011 season.

Watt second in Monte Carlo

Watt second in Monte Carlo

21 July 2012

ATHLETICS: Australian Mitchell Watt left his best for last, finishing second in the long jump at the Monte Carlo Diamond League meet on Saturday night in his final competition before the London Olympics.

Watt eyes big Monaco leap towards London

Watt eyes big Monaco leap towards London

20 July 2012

ATHLETICS: One big jump in Monte Carlo on Friday night will be enough to confirm for Mitchell Watt that he has enjoyed the perfect Olympic preparation.

Watt and Birmingham excel in London

Watt and Birmingham excel in London

14 July 2012

On the first day of competition at the London Diamond League Mitchell Watt won the long jump while Collis Birmingham set a new personal best to finish second in the men’s 5000m.

London Diamond League preview

London Diamond League preview

11 July 2012

The eighth stop of the Samsung Diamond League circuit will see 13 Flame athletes compete in London, exactly two weeks before the Opening Ceremony takes place in the capital city.

Watt wins long jump in Madrid

Watt wins long jump in Madrid

8 July 2012

ATHLETICS: Mitchell Watt has soared a wind assisted season best of 8.26m (w: +3.7) to win the men’s long jump at the IAAF World Challenge meeting in Madrid, Spain.

Athletes' last chance to qualify

Athletes' last chance to qualify

6 July 2012

Australia's athletes are spread across Europe this weekend either fine tuning their Olympic preparation, hoping to find form or desperately trying to record an 11th hour qualifier for the Games.

Athletics team ready for medal haul

Athletics team ready for medal haul

26 June 2012

The Australian Athletics Section at the London Olympic Games is poised to bring home the most medals in decades.

Watt and Mitchell impress at home and abroad

Watt and Mitchell impress at home and abroad

27 May 2012

Kathryn Mitchell (Vic) added a second javelin Olympic qualifier to her name in as many weeks on Friday night in Ostrava, while Mitchell Watt (Qld) recorded his biggest ever season-opening jump on the Gold Coast.