Olympic diving bronze medallists Anabelle Smith and Maddison Keeney have held off a determined challenge from teammates Esther Qin and Georgia Sheehan to win gold in the 3-metre synchro at the Australian Open and World Championship selection trials at the Sydney Aquatic Centre.
Australia has been defeated by South Africa 17-28 in the 5th Place Playoff at the London Sevens tournament where Scotland successfully defended its 2016 title.
The Australian Canoe Sprint team has arrived in Europe ahead of the first ICF World Cup of the year in Szeged, Hungary, as they begin their new Olympic cycle.
Australia’s best divers will be in action at the Sydney Aquatic Centre at Homebush as they compete for places on the national team for this year’s World Aquatics Championships in Budapest.
Australia has qualified for the Cup quarter finals, winning two of its three pool games on day one of the World Series London Sevens tournament.
Not many people can say they fell into their Olympic career “totally by accident” but that’s exactly what happened to PyeongChang 2018 hopeful, Ashleigh Werner.
One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018
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Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).
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Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).