Athletics Australia can today confirm that the following athletes have been identified for nomination to the Australian Olympic Committee in June, subject to them meeting ongoing form and fitness requirements, to compete at the 2012 London Olympic Games in the men’s and women’s marathon, as well as the men’s 20km walk.
After suffering two defeats to the Germans in the London Invitational Tournament, the Kookaburras earned some measure of revenge when they beat the world’s second-ranked side 3-0 in their own backyard.
Drew Ginn's hopes of winning another Olympic gold medal in the boat that kickstarted the Victorian's brilliant rowing career will become a lot clearer over coming weeks in Europe, says crewmate James Chapman.
The Australian Opals have tipped off their London campaign at the Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra, with champion Lauren Jackson joining the squad of star basketballers for the first time in two years, for a week-long training camp.
The race for places on Australia’s Olympic men’s triathlon team will continue to go right down the wire after a frenetic second round of the Dextro Energy ITU World Triathlon Championship Series in San Diego today.
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