The injury woes have continued for the Australian women’s water polo team as they prepare for the FINA World Championships which begin March 19 in Melbourne.
Australian diving coach, Hui Tong, is excited about the prospects of his young and inexperienced diving team representing Australia at the FINA World Championships...
The Australian men’s water polo team is heading to the 12th FINA World Championships in Melbourne brimming with confidence after beating the highly fancied Montenegro, 9-7 and 8-6 in their two matches at the Sydney Aquatic Centre. The Europeans, who previously played as part of Serbia and Montenegro, is littered with stars from the team that won the 2005 World Championships in Montreal and the 2006 World Cup in Budapest.
Four-time Australian iron man champion, Ky Hurst, has moved to Sydney to train under Ian Thorpe’s ex coach Tracy Menzies in an attempt to qualify for the inaugural 10km open water swim at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
Only the top ten swimmers in the 10km race at the 2008 World Championships in Spain will automatically qualify for the inaugural 10km open water swim at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.