Summer News

Lachlan Tame and Ken Wallace are awarded their silver medals for the K2 1000m at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships on 9 August 2014, Moscow, Russia.

Australia has scored three medals at the ICF canoe sprint World Cup in Duisburg, at the second World Cup this year.

Lauren Mitchell of Western Australia performs on the beam during the Australian National Gymnastics Championships at Hisense Arena on May 23, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia.

Australia’s best ever gymnast, Lauren Mitchell, has claimed gold on the last day of women’s artistic competition in Melbourne.

Women Volleyroos at 2015 Asian Championships in China.

Australia's women’s volleyball team celebrated the return of several of their best players with a four-set win over Hong Kong at the Asian Championships.

James Magnussen prepares for the Men's 50m Freestyle Final during day seven of the Australian National Swimming Championships on April 9, 2015.

Defending 100m freestyle world champion James Magnussen will have immediate surgery on his injured shoulder and will miss the World Championships in Kazan, Russia in July.

Australian boxer Daniel Lewis (red) punching his way to gold at the Doha International on 23 May 2015.

BOXING: Daniel Lewis has confirmed he will be one of Australia’s top medal prospects at this year’s World Boxing Championships, after winning gold at the Doha International

The Australian Women Rugby Sevens team celebrate securing qualification for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the World Series event in Amsterdam on 22 May 2015.

RUGBY: The Qantas Australian Women's Sevens team has qualified for the Rio 2016 Olympics.

Olympic coach and motivator Laurie Lawrence and 2016 Team Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller at the final Road to Rio Ignite series at NSW Institute of Sport on 22 May 2015.

After six months, the final Road to Rio Ignite series has been held in Sydney featuring the Australian women's football team, as the journey to the 2016 Games moves to the next stage.

Jacob Clear, Murray Stewart, Dave Smith and Ken Wallace powering to victory in the K4 1000 at the Australian Championships on 13 March 2015.

Australia will continue to shuffle the crew in its Olympic gold medal boat, the men’s K4 1000, this weekend as it works to find the team to defend their title in Rio.

Women Volleyroos at 2015 Asian Championships in China.

The Australian women’s volleyball team has been beaten by Korea at the Asian Championships in China, but their form continues to impress.

Emily van Egmond of the Matildas celebrates with team mates after scoring a goal during the international women's friendly match between the Australia and Vietnam at Jubilee Stadium on May 21, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

FOOTBALL: The Australian women's football team will depart for the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015 on the back of a clinical 11-0 trouncing of Vietnam