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Hocking sets record, Skippy slow win

Hocking sets record, Skippy slow win

8 April 2011

Dual Commonwealth Games gold medallist Geoff Huegill flew to his 16th national title, while Belinda Hocking continued her backstroke dominance with a new Australian record over 200m.

Australian sailors in World Cup mix

Australian sailors in World Cup mix

7 April 2011

The ISAF Sailing World Cup competition is heating up as finals begin tomorrow in Spain with a number of Australian Sailing Team crews in the mix.

Coutts ready for Trickett

Coutts ready for Trickett

7 April 2011

Alicia Coutts sizzled in the 100m freestyle to claim her third national title before saying she'd relish the prospect of future duels with returning star Libby Trickett.

Going the distance - April Blog

Going the distance - April Blog

6 April 2011

The past month was all about milestones on the marathon journey to London 2012. The 500-days-to-go mark flew by on March 15th as the Brits completed construction on their new Olympic stadium. The Australian Olympic Committee opened a “mini AIS” in Italy, launched a new corporate website and completed Team Processing of one third of the London 2012 Prospective Team.

Australians push forward at Spain World Cup

Australians push forward at Spain World Cup

6 April 2011

Australian sailors have continued their strong run at the third round of the ISAF Sailing World Cup in Spain with Tom Slingsby, Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page, and Brendan Casey the standout performers on day two.

Magnussen out-muscles sprint stars

Magnussen out-muscles sprint stars

6 April 2011

James Magnussen has smashed his personal best and set the quickest international time of 2011 to win the men’s 100m freestyle

World’s best triathletes Down Under

World’s best triathletes Down Under

6 April 2011

Australia will field an intimidating women’s team for the opening race of the 2011 ITU World Championship Series in Sydney. Reigning world champion Emma Moffatt will be joined by Olympic champion Emma Snowsill.

Mills wins international basketball player of the year

Mills wins international basketball player of the year

5 April 2011

Australian NBA basketball star Patrick Mills has been named the winner of the Gaze Medal for the Male International Player of the Year for 2010 at the MVP awards ceremony in Melbourne last night.

Cambage clinches WNBL Most Valuable Player Award

Cambage clinches WNBL Most Valuable Player Award

5 April 2011

Bulleen Boomers centre Elizabeth Cambage has capped off a dream Women’s National Basketball League season by clinching the 2010/11 Most Valuable Player Award.

Palmer rewrites record books with title glory

Palmer rewrites record books with title glory

5 April 2011

Olympic and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Kylie Palmer has obliterated the Australian record in the women’s 200m freestyle final in the race of the night at the 2011 Telstra Australian Swimming Championships in Sydney.

Journey to Rio: Isaac Kapa and Chris McHugh

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Did you know?

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).