Summer News

Kieren Perkins is the latest Olympic great making a comeback at the London Games in 2012.

Australian Emma Moffatt celebrates her silver medal at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. Her teammate Emma Snowsill won the gold.

Australia's three Olympic-distance world triathlon champions will race at the national sprint championships this weekend in Geelong. Two-time elite women's champion Emma Moffatt, Emma Jackson (under-23) and Ashleigh Gentle (juniors) will headline the women's race on Sunday.

Duncan Free (L) and Drew Ginn of Australia compete in the Men's Pair Semifinal race at the Shunyi Olympic Rowing-Canoeing Park during Day 5 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games on August 13, 2008 in Beijing, China.

Rowing great Drew Ginn has locked the London Olympics into his sights and wants to make Australia's foursome "oarsome" again after making his comeback a raging success.

Stephanie Rice celebrates after winning the Women's 200m Individual Medley Final during day one of the Australian Swimming Championships on March 16, 2010 in Sydney, Australia.

Stephanie Rice declared a troublesome shoulder injury behind her in finally claiming victory at the NSW Swimming Championships on

Mark Renshaw of Australia riding for team HTC-Columbia waits for the start of stage two of the Tour of California on May 17, 2010 in Davis, California.

Australian cyclist Mark Renshaw won the Tour of Qatar for his first pro career road title on Friday. Renshaw finished 17th on the fifth and final stage from Sealine Beach Resort into Doha, but was credited with the same time as winner Andrea Guardini of Italy and yellow jersey rival

Sally Pearson competes in the Women's 200m at the 2011 Brisbane Track Classic.

Golden girls Sally Pearson and Dani Samuels are promising better to come on the Australian Athletics Tour after both successfully dusted off the cobwebs with season-opening wins in Brisbane.

The Hockeyroos celebrate the match winning goal against Argentina in the 4 Nations final.

The Hockeyroos have proven they are on the right track to rebuilding ahead of the London Olympics, defeating world champions

Kandice Olivieri (left) celebrates her first goal for the Hockeyroos with Fiona Boyce & Casey Eastham in a match against the USA at the Argentina 4 Nations Tournament.

The Hockeyroos have recorded their first win under new coach Adam Commens thanks to a 1-0 victory over the USA in Argentina this morning.

Lalita Yauhleuskaya poses on the 25metre pistol range during a press conference announcing the Australian shooting team for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games at the Melbourne International Shooting Club on March 13, 2008 in Melbourne, Australia.

Australia has announced a high quality 53-person squad for the 2011 ISSF World Cup in March at the Sydney International Shooting Centre

(L-R) Silver medallist Andrea Miller of New Zealand, gold medallist Sally Pearson of Australia and Andrea Bliss of Jamaica compete in the women's 100 metres hurdles final during day eight of the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games on October 11, 2010 in New Delhi, India.

Some of the biggest names in Australian track and field will tomorrow night kick-start the 2011 Australian Athletics Tour.