It was not the day Australia’s elite women triathletes would have hoped for at the 2016 Rio Test Event at the iconic Copacabana Beach over night but they will live to fight another day as they chase their Olympic dreams.
Australia’s 4x100m girls freestyle relay team are now officially “all-conquering” after adding the coveted world title to their long list of achievements at the 16th FINA World Championships in Kazan.
IOC: The experts developing the Olympic channel for the IOC believe the venture could become the biggest social media channel in the world.
At the centre of Australia’s clinical defeat of the Netherlands in their final group stage game on Friday night were some of the Aussie Stingers’ usual suspects.
Over 750 international swimmers, including Sydney 2000 gold medallist Chris Fydler, have participated in a commemorative swim in Anzac Cove.
Sam Sheppard has finished his FINA World Championship open water campaign with a fast finishing sixth in the gruelling 25km on Kazan’s Kazanka River.
Australian diver Esther Qin has finished fourth in the Chinese-dominated final of the 3-metre springboard at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan.