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.
Not content with his stunning improvement at the Olympic swimming trials, Thomas Fraser-Holmes reckons he's capable of another giant leap forward when he takes on US stars Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte in London.
The surprise packet of the 2012 season, Chloe Esposito has won group A at the Women’s qualification at the 2012 Modern Pentathlon World Championships in Rome.
Australian Tom Slingsby has is a step closer to winning a fifth world title following two consistent races on the penultimate day of the 2012 Audi Laser World Championships in Boltenhagen, Germany.
Lightweight boxer Luke Jackson has been chosen to captain the men’s boxing team at the London Olympics. With a full contingent of boxers qualified for the first time, Jackson hopes to lead his team to Australia’s first gold medal and most successful Olympics in history.
Plans were unveiled last week to enable thousands of spectators to cheer on live sporting action in the Olympic Park, hear from medal winning athletes and enjoy a picnic on the new riverside lawns at Park Live, right in the heart of the Olympic Park.
Australian Medallists of the Rio Games
Qantas Welcome Home Ceremony
Did you know?
Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.