The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team has finished the Wellington Sevens in 10th position with two wins out of a possible three on day two of competition.
On this day 29 January, Australia’s oldest current Olympian, Frank Prihoda, made his Olympic debut at the 1956 Winter Games in Italy.
The Australian Mogul Skiing team had its most successful day ever making history this morning, when Britt Cox won Gold at the World Cup in Canada immediately followed by Matt Graham who won the Men’s World Cup.
Norman May’s famous gold medal call from the 1980 Moscow Olympics echoed around Sydney’s Freshwater Beach today as the Surf Lifesaving community honoured one of its greatest members.
In his quest to race himself into form for the 2017 World Championships in Hochfilzen, Australia’s emerging biathlon star Damon Morton performed the nation’s best result of the season and his best sprint result in Junior IBU Cup so far.
The young Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team have fallen to Sevens powerhouses Fiji and South Africa on Day One of the Wellington Sevens but finished the day on a winning note with victory over Japan.
The opening day of the 2017 Australian Open Water Swimming Championships has seen a pair of siblings take the next steps towards world championship selection with Chelsea Gubecka and her sister Chloe, as well as Jack Brazier and his sister Mackenzie all finishing inside the top four in the men’s and women’s open 10km event.
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Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).
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American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).