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Record breaking Stevens

Record breaking Stevens

14 August 2017

Dani Stevens (NSW) has smashed the Oceania and Australian record for the women’s discus throw to win silver at the 2017 IAAF World Championships.

Sally Pearson is World Champion agin

Sally Pearson is World Champion agin

13 August 2017

ally Pearson (Qld) is a champion once more, clocking 12.59 (w: +0.1) to win a stunning gold medal at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London (GBR).

A year on from Brennan's rowing gold at Rio 2016

A year on from Brennan's rowing gold at Rio 2016

13 August 2017

365 days ago today, triple Olympian Kim Brennan completed her full set of Olympic medals when she won gold in the women's single scull at Rio 2016.

Stratton & Pearson shine on day eight in London

Stratton & Pearson shine on day eight in London

12 August 2017

Brooke Stratton (Vic) has delivered Australia’s best ever female result in the women’s long jump final on day eight of the 2017 IAAF World Championships, as Sally Pearson (Qld) sent a commanding message to her rivals by advancing to the 100m hurdles final as fastest.

Olympic foursome lead elites into Rotterdam World Championships

Olympic foursome lead elites into Rotterdam World Championships

11 August 2017

Olympians Aaron Royle, Ryan Bailie, Ashleigh Gentle and Emma Jackson will spearhead an exciting eight-strong Australian elite triathlon team named today for next month’s ITU World Championship Grand Final in Rotterdam.

Mathews & Williamsz into 1500m semis

Mathews & Williamsz into 1500m semis

11 August 2017

Luke Mathews (Vic) has won his heat of the men’s 1500m to advance to the semi-final at London 2017, where he will be joined on the entry lists by his teammate Jordan Wiliamsz (Vic).

Harrison and Stirling climb to new heights at World Games

Harrison and Stirling climb to new heights at World Games

11 August 2017

Before Sport Climbing makes its Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020, two Australian athletes had the chance to test themselves against the world’s best at the 2017 World Games in Wroclaw last month.

A start in the final beckons for LaCaze, Tiernan and Stratton at London 2017

A start in the final beckons for LaCaze, Tiernan and Stratton at London 2017

10 August 2017

Team Australia has impressed despite saturating conditions on day six of the 2017 IAAF World Championships, with all of Genevieve LaCaze (Vic), Patrick Tiernan (Qld) and Brooke Stratton (Vic) advancing to the final.

Rio Olympian Toomey crowned Fittest Woman in the World

Rio Olympian Toomey crowned Fittest Woman in the World

9 August 2017

Having won silver two years running, Tia-Clair Toomey has been crowned the Fittest Women in the World at the 2017 CrossFit Games in Madison, Wisconsin

Marschall soars to 7th in pole vault final

Marschall soars to 7th in pole vault final

9 August 2017

Kurtis Marschall (SA) is now among the best vaulters in the world after placing 7th in the men’s pole vault final at the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London (GBR).

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).