The prospect of becoming the first person in more than 40 years to win three Australian track and field titles at the same meet has Sally Pearson all fired up.
For the first time since the 2000 Sydney Olympics, the Australian track and field selection trials will be held separately from the national championships next year.
Triple Olympic gold medallist Drew Ginn has been sidelined from competing at the 2011 Rowing Australia National Selection Trials that commence tomorrow (Friday 15 April) at the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith.
Rio Tinto will be backing our Australian athletes to achieve their dreams at the London 2012 Olympic Games as a partner of the Australian Olympic Team.
The Kookaburras have been dealt an injury blow 15 months out from the 2012 London Olympics, with 4 time world player of the year Jamie Dwyer sidelined at least for the next 3-4 months with a knee injury.
Australian Basketball rising star and Australian Opal Elizabeth Cambage has been selected at number two overall in America’s Women’s National Basketball Association draft in Bristol Connecticut this morning.
Australia's top athletes have received a boost ahead of next year's London Olympics with the Federal Goverment increasing funding for elite sport by almost $3 million.