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Trickett takes big comeback step

Trickett takes big comeback step

10 February 2012

Trickett's chances of reclaiming a place on Australia's team for the London Olympics received a significant boost on Friday as she finished second fastest in the heats of the 100m freestyle.

Gaudry secures quota for Australia

Gaudry secures quota for Australia

16 January 2012

South Australian Blake Gaudry secured a place for Australia at the London Olympics in a tense final at the London Test Event.

Stepping up in style

Stepping up in style

24 December 2011

When Melinda McLeod made the jump from the junior to senior BMX ranks earlier this year she sent a clear message to her teammates and competitors – watch out!

Walkers in form, St Lawrence best Aussie at Zatopek:10

Walkers in form, St Lawrence best Aussie at Zatopek:10

12 December 2011

Six athletes clocked Athletics Australia qualifying times for the 2012 London Olympics on Sunday morning, as race walkers from across the country descended on Melbourne for the Australian 50km Race Walking Championships.

Kookaburras respond in style with big win over Great Britain

Kookaburras respond in style with big win over Great Britain

5 December 2011

The Kookaburras have responded to their poor opening game at the 2011 Champions Trophy, defeating Great Britain team 4-1 today during the second day of play at the Champions Trophy in Auckland, New Zealand.

Tops-Alexander wins Global Champions Tour

Tops-Alexander wins Global Champions Tour

28 November 2011

Australia’s Edwina Tops-Alexander was crowned the Global Champions Tour 2011 champion overnight at the final in Abu Dhabi, collecting an impressive prize purse of 300,000 euros.

Olympic medallist to make or break horse

Olympic medallist to make or break horse

18 November 2011

Megan Jones is about to make or break her beloved horse, which helped her win an Olympic equestrian silver medal.

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

10 November 2011

AOC President John Coates says a sharp drop in the number of sports winning medals is a worrying trend.

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

9 November 2011

AOC President John Coates says a sharp drop in the number of sports winning medals is a worrying trend.

Winning formula for Edwina

Winning formula for Edwina

30 October 2011

Australia’s Edwina Tops-Alexander and her new young horse Vleut delivered an impressive performance overnight to win the Equita Masters at the 5 star show in Lyon, France.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.