IAAF president Sebastian Coe says Australia should bid for more major sporting events, endorsing the country's potential tilt for the 2028 Olympics and encouraging a proposal to host an historic world athletics championships.
Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers and Rio silver medallist Mitch Larkin have both landed impressive wins in the two-day FINA/airweave swimming World Cup in Singapore.
Rio 2016 Olympian Minjee Lee secured her third win on the world's toughest female tour when she closed out the $US2.1 million LPGA Blue Bay event in China today.
Rio 2016 athletes Marianna Tolo and Brendon Reading have helped inspire young indigenous students this week as the Cathy Freeman Foundation hosted a week long ‘Horizons’ Camp in Canberra.
PyeongChang 2018 hopeful Kailani Craine has been selected as one of five of Australia’s brightest young stars to receive mentoring from Australia’s Hall of Fame members.
A youthful 10-rider team which will be guided by two Olympians will contest the opening two rounds of the 2016-17 UCI Track World Cup, to be held in Glasgow and Apeldoorn.
Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra
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Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.