The selection trials for the Australian Olympic Diving team kicked off Monday, as our Olympic hopefuls face off at the South Australian Aquatic Centre, in a bid to book their tickets to London.
The Australian Beach Volleyball Championships culminated in an afternoon of competition equally as dazzling as the Manly sunshine. In two finals matches that were sent to deciders, the crowd was left in no doubt that this is 2012, and this is an Olympic year.
Reigning world keirin champion Shane Perkins knows how to win and is ready to do it. The Victorian returns to Melbourne’s Hisense Arena ahead of the 2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships with big goals in mind.
Home town favourite and Olympic, world and Commonwealth Games champion Anna Meares has declared today that she is ‘very proud’ of the way she races and will bring her trademark style to competition at next week’s 2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships.
With athletes now experiencing the highs and lows of Olympic selection the President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) John Coates today stressed the need for all athletes to be treated fairly.
Athletes competing for positions in Australia’s men’s eight boat for the 2012 Australian Rowing Team have continued to shine on the seventh day of the 2012 Rowing Australia National Selection Trials at the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith.
adidas and the Australian Olympic Committee were today joined by several outstanding athletes including Sally Pearson, Mitchell Watt, Craig Mottram, Jess Schipper, Bronte Campbell, Henry Frayne and Cate Campbell to unveil the lightest and fastest team uniform ever worn by the Australian team.
A handful of Australia's London-bound Olympians are competing in this week's national surf lifesaving championships as a welcome change from training and the strain of qualifying events.