Summer News

Geoffrey Huegill celebrates after winning the Mens 50 metre Butterfly Final during day three of the 2010 Australian Swimming Championships on March 18, in Sydney, Australia.

Two years after starting his remarkable renaissance, Commonwealth Games gold medallist Geoff Huegill has announced today that he plans to continue swimming through to the London Olympic Games in 2012.

Geoff Huegill announces his comeback for London 2012 on 21 Jan 2011

Geoff Huegill splashed around on the pool deck at Bondi Icebergs after announcing his decision to swim on to London 2012. His smile

Mark family on target

20 January 2011
Australian shooters Lauryn and Russell Mark enjoy the atmosphere at the Opening Ceremony for the Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games.

Olympic gold medallist Russell Mark and his wife, triple Commonwealth gold medallist Lauryn, scored a unique double at the national shooting championships in Perth on Wednesday.

Amber Halliday of Australia competes in Lightweight Women's Double Sculls semifinal during the FISA World Rowing Championships 2006 on August 25, 2006 at Dorney Lake in Eton, England.

Champion cyclist and rower Amber Halliday has made some progress in the wake of head trauma she suffered earlier this week in a bike crash.

Robbie McEwen and team Radio Shack competes during Stage One of the 2011 Tour Down Under on in Adelaide.

Veteran Australian sprinter Robbie McEwen (Radio Shack) has taken over the lead in the 2011 Santos Tour Down Under in a countback to split a three-way tie after an incident packed second stage into Mannum on the banks of the River Murray.

Australian Handball team for the 2011 World Championships in Sweden.

The Australian handball team have taken themselves to Sweden to compete at the 2011 World Handball Championships this week. Players have paid their own way to a competition where captain Josh Parmenter says they only have one ambition.

Matt Goss of Australia and team HTC Highroad celebrates after winning the stage during Stage One of the 2011 Tour Down Under on January 18, 2011 in Adelaide, Australia.

Tasmanian Matthew Goss (HTC - Highroad) has stormed home to win the opening stage of the Santos Tour Down Under.

Amber Halliday of Australia competes in Lightweight Women's Double Sculls semifinal during the FISA World Rowing Championships 2006 on August 25, 2006 at Dorney Lake in Eton, England.

Champion cyclist and rower Amber Halliday remains in a critical but stable condition after suffering head trauma in an accident.

Newly appointed Hockeyroos coach Adam Commens

New Hockeyroos coach Adam Commens will seek advice from hockey legend Ric Charlesworth as he attempts to lift Australia's national women's team out of the doldrums. The Hockeyroos, who under Charlesworth won Olympic gold at the 1996 and 2000 Games, have slipped to sixth in the world rankings behind Argentina, the Netherlands, Germany

Nathan Outteridge winning the 2011 Zhik Moth World Championships on his home waters of Lake Macquarie.

The Australian Sailing Team’s Nathan Outteridge has kicked off his year in style, winning the 2011 Zhik Moth World Championships on his