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Golden Meares eyes London

Golden Meares eyes London

28 March 2011

Australian spearhead Anna Meares is taking home something almost as precious as her three gold medals from the track cycling world championships.

Mark misses early Olympic chance

Mark misses early Olympic chance

27 March 2011

1996 Olympic gold medallist Russell Mark (VIC) has finished in a tie for fourth in the final of the men’s double trap at the ISSF World Cup at the Sydney International Shooting Centre.

Samuels beats Moffatt at Mooloolaba

Samuels beats Moffatt at Mooloolaba

27 March 2011

New Zealand's Nicky Samuels blitzed a strong international field to win the Mooloolaba Triathlon ITU World Cup event on Sunday for her first victory at this level.

Mark misses early Olympic chance

Mark misses early Olympic chance

27 March 2011

1996 Olympic gold medallist Russell Mark (VIC) has finished in a tie for fourth in the final of the men’s double trap at the ISSF World Cup at the Sydney International Shooting Centre.

Pullin wins historic World Cup title

Pullin wins historic World Cup title

26 March 2011

Australia’s Alex “Chumpy” Pullin added a historic World Cup title to the World Championship crown he took in January, when he dominated qualifying and every race in the winner-take-all end-of-season snowboard cross finals in Arosa, Switzerland last night (Australian time). Pullin went into the finals needing to out-score Frenchman and one of his closest friends on the tour, Pierre Vaultier, by 604 points to secure the World Cup’s ultimate prize, the Crystal Globe trophy. The new world number one ranked snowboard cross rider did so in a convincing and dramatic way.

Kahlefeldt takes Mooloolaba title

Kahlefeldt takes Mooloolaba title

26 March 2011

Defending champion Brad Kahlefeldt won his second successive Mooloolaba ITU World Cup triathlon on Saturday ahead of fellow Australian Brendan Sexton and Frenchman David Hauss. Kahlefeldt crossed the finish line in 1:51:05, three seconds ahead of Sexton, who dived across the line six tenths of a second ahead of Hauss after recovering from a 15-second penalty for an infringement in the transition zone.

Chumpy secures World Cup title

Chumpy secures World Cup title

26 March 2011

Australia’s Alex “Chumpy” Pullin added a historic World Cup title to the World Championship crown he took in January, when he dominated qualifying and every race in the winner-take-all end-of-season snowboard cross finals in Arosa, Switzerland last night (Australian time).

Meares, McCulloch keep Aussies winning

Meares, McCulloch keep Aussies winning

25 March 2011

Anna Meares and Kaarle McCulloch continued Australia's winning ways at the track cycling world championships by capturing

Meares, McCulloch keep Aussies winning

Meares, McCulloch keep Aussies winning

25 March 2011

Anna Meares and Kaarle McCulloch continued Australia's winning ways at the track cycling world championships by capturing

Diamond roars back into World Cup contention

Diamond roars back into World Cup contention

24 March 2011

Dual Olympic gold medallist Michael Diamond (NSW) has shot a perfect 25 in the third round of the men’s trap at the 2011 ISSF World Cup at the Sydney International Shooting Centre as he chases an Olympic quota for Australia.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.