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Men's double sculls miss A/B Semi-Final

Men's double sculls miss A/B Semi-Final

28 September 2017

The Men’s Double Scull of David Watts and Luke Letcher raced in a highly competitive repechage in a bid to make the A/B semi-finals at the 2017 World Rowing Championships.

Zudova lifts out of her class to take 5th at Ashgabat

Zudova lifts out of her class to take 5th at Ashgabat

28 September 2017

Sofia Zudova lifted out of her weight division at Ashgabat 2017 to be Australia’s top placed weightlifter with 5th in the women’s 90kg category.

Fox and Delfour lead the way at Canoe Slalom World Championships

Fox and Delfour lead the way at Canoe Slalom World Championships

28 September 2017

Australian Olympians Jessica Fox and Lucien Delfour are safely through to semi-final action in their respective events after qualifying rounds at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Pau, France, on Wednesday.

Knowles ‘Sparked’ By Queensland Return

Knowles ‘Sparked’ By Queensland Return

27 September 2017

Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles has loved his return to Queensland this year and is optimistic about his home state’s chances at the upcoming Australian Hockey League (AHL) which starts in Perth on Thursday.

Lightweight Men’s Quad through to World Champs semi-finals

Lightweight Men’s Quad through to World Champs semi-finals

27 September 2017

Hot and humid conditions once again greeted the Australian crews competing on day 3 of the 2017 World Rowing Championships in Sarasota.

Aussie women off to strong start at Slalom World Championships

Aussie women off to strong start at Slalom World Championships

27 September 2017

Australia has won a silver and a bronze medal on the opening day of the 2017 ICF Wildwater and Canoe Slalom World Championships in Pau, France.

The Tokyo dream ignited for Burkhart in Ashgabat

The Tokyo dream ignited for Burkhart in Ashgabat

27 September 2017

Ariadne Burkhart is feeling more certain and confident in her wrestling abilities after the Ashgabat 2017 experience and has set her sights on Tokyo 2020.

Australian wrestlers strong in the face of a challenge at Ashgabat 2017

Australian wrestlers strong in the face of a challenge at Ashgabat 2017

26 September 2017

In the biggest competition venue at Ashgabat 2017 and in front of the biggest crowds they have ever faced, four Australian wrestlers threw it down on the mat on Day 9 of the Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG)

Aussie women show strength at Rowing World Champs

Aussie women show strength at Rowing World Champs

26 September 2017

Australia’s three female crews showed their racing prowess today at the 2017 World Rowing Championships to qualify for their respective A-Finals and semi-finals.

Australians progress into A-Finals and semi-finals in Sarasota

Australians progress into A-Finals and semi-finals in Sarasota

25 September 2017

The 2017 World Rowing Championships kicked off today at Nathan Bederson Park in Sarasota, Florida. All three Australian crews in action todayhad strong races and secured berths in their respective semi-finals and A-Finals.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

2017/18 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.