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Gibson rewarded with Boomers selection

Gibson rewarded with Boomers selection

23 July 2015

Adam Gibson’s NBL season may have finished on February 28 but with Australian Boomers’ selection in the offing, there was little time for the 28-year old to take his foot off the gas.

Rio hopefuls in action at U23 World Champs

Rio hopefuls in action at U23 World Champs

23 July 2015

CANOE/KAYAK: Australia’s best young sprint paddlers will race against more than 1000 competitors from 62 countries at the ICF Junior and U23 World Championships in Portugal.

Blake Govers graduates to senior squad

Blake Govers graduates to senior squad

23 July 2015

Australian hockey goalscoring machine Blake Govers has been promoted to the men's senior squad, following the teenager's outstanding performances recently for the national side.

Open water swimmers vie for Rio spots

Open water swimmers vie for Rio spots

23 July 2015

“Swim smart” message to Australia’s open water swimmers on eve of World Championships

Verhaeren backs Wright for World Championships

Verhaeren backs Wright for World Championships

22 July 2015

Australia's head coach Jacco Verhaeren has backed dual Olympic gold medallist Melanie Wright to fire at next month's world swimming championships.

Henzell unsure on Rio Games tilt

Henzell unsure on Rio Games tilt

22 July 2015

Half way through the final of this month’s Australian Championships William Henzell convinced himself he was going to lose, and that it wouldn’t matter.

Unofficial world record claimed on road to Rio

Unofficial world record claimed on road to Rio

22 July 2015

Australia's pursuit for gold at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on track with Alexander Edmondson (SA), Jack Bobridge (SA), Sam Welsford (WA) and Daniel Fitter (QLD) teaming to unofficially break the team pursuit world record in Mexico on Sunday afternoon.

Kayes forced to sit out world championships

Kayes forced to sit out world championships

22 July 2015

Water Polo Australia (WPA) have lost their bid to have former New Zealander Joe Kayes cleared to represent his new country in time for next week’s FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

World Champs countdown heats up in Doha

World Champs countdown heats up in Doha

22 July 2015

The heat is on for the Australian Dolphins Swim Team who have landed in Qatar and are settling in smoothly to a 10-day staging camp in Doha.

Willoughby up for world title defence

Willoughby up for world title defence

22 July 2015

As the gate drops and Sam Willoughby hurtles down the start hill, all power and grit, a commentator with a strong Aussie twang screams into the microphone.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.