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.
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.
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.
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.
Australia's female gymnasts have achieved their No.1 goal, securing a berth in the teams event at the London Olympics thanks to a dazzling effort in qualifying at the world championships in Tokyo.
Erika Ropati-Frost Nationals 2015
Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys
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Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).