News

Tops-Alexander is literally back on the horse

Tops-Alexander is literally back on the horse

6 September 2017

Australian jumping legend and three-time Olympian Edwina Tops-Alexander has been off the competition scene for a while and for very good reason. On July 30 she became a mother for the first time.

Lleyton Hewitt names team for next week's Davis Cup semifinal

Lleyton Hewitt names team for next week's Davis Cup semifinal

6 September 2017

Australia’s Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt has named Thanasi Kokkinakis alongside Nick Kyrgios, Jordan Thompson and John Peers in his four-man team for next week’s Davis Cup semifinal in Belgium.

Olympic silver medallists to test the waters at Nacra 17 Worlds

Olympic silver medallists to test the waters at Nacra 17 Worlds

5 September 2017

Olympic Silver Medallists in the Nacra 15, Lisa Darmanin and Jason Waterhouse, plan to give the inaugural Nacra 17 World Championship a big shake this week, despite an impeded preparation in which a key concern was to avoid injury while getting used to the new class of boat.

Matthews to lead Aussie charge at Road World Champs

Matthews to lead Aussie charge at Road World Champs

5 September 2017

2017 Tour de France green jersey winner and 2015 road race silver medallist Michael Matthews (ACT) will spearhead the Australian Cycling Team at the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.

Australia wins first ever Trap Mixed Team ISSF World Championship

Australia wins first ever Trap Mixed Team ISSF World Championship

5 September 2017

Australians Tom Grice and Penny Smith are the inaugural ISSF World Champions in the Trap Mixed Team event, coming from behind to defeat Spain’s Antonio Bailon and Beatriz Martinez to win gold at the Foxlodge Shooting Range in Moscow (RUS) overnight.

Millman and Barty bow out in third round at US Open

Millman and Barty bow out in third round at US Open

4 September 2017

Australia's final two single contenders at the US Open, John Millman and Ash Barty, have bowed out of the tournaments after the third round with fresh World Rankings.

Goodall breaks boxing medal drought at World Championships

Goodall breaks boxing medal drought at World Championships

4 September 2017

Australian super heavyweight boxer Joseph Goodall has won a bronze medal at the 2017 Boxing World Championships in Hamburg, losing his semi-final bout in a split-points decision.

Silver for Fox as Eckhardt breaks through for first World Cup final

Silver for Fox as Eckhardt breaks through for first World Cup final

4 September 2017

Jessica Fox has won a silver medal to add to the gold she won 24 hours earlier in another successful ICF World Cup weekend for the two-time Olympic medallist. And teammate Kate Eckhardt has enjoyed the best result of her short career, making the final of the women’s K1, finishing seventh.

Skinner secures World Championships silver

Skinner secures World Championships silver

4 September 2017

Current Olympic champion Catherine Skinner has been narrowly defeated by Jessica Rossi of Italy in the 2017 ISSF Shotgun World Championship in Moscow, Russia.

Fox secures third C1 World Cup victory for the season

Fox secures third C1 World Cup victory for the season

2 September 2017

Jessica Fox’s dominance of the women’s C1 canoe slalom competition has been underlined by a ten second winning margin in her third World Cup victory of the 2017 season.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

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?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).