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Aussie sailors prevail in Germany

Aussie sailors prevail in Germany

24 June 2011

World champion 470 crew Mathew Belcher and Malcolm Page capped off a successful Australian campaign in the ISAF World Cup series that augurs well for Australia's 2012 Olympic prospects.

Irving No.1 NBA pick but is he a Boomer?

Irving No.1 NBA pick but is he a Boomer?

24 June 2011

The world now knows Kyrie Irving will wear a Cleveland Cavaliers singlet in the NBA as No.1 draft pick, but will he wear the green and gold of Australia's Boomers at next year's Olympics? Maybe...

Olyroos edge closer to London with 4-0 win

Olyroos edge closer to London with 4-0 win

24 June 2011

A hat-trick from Jason Hoffman has seen Australia advance to the next phase of Olympic qualification with an emphatic 4-0 win over Yemen in Newcastle on Thursday night.

Knowles teaches hockey to kids

Knowles teaches hockey to kids

23 June 2011

Olympic gold medallist Mark Knowles is taking his hockey stick to Glendale Primary on Thursday 23 June as part of the Australian Olympic Committee’s Olympic Day celebrations.

Boomers teenager making his mark

Boomers teenager making his mark

22 June 2011

Perth Wildcats guard Damian Martin was given the surprise of his life when told he would be rooming with a 15-year-old high school student at this week's Boomers' training camp in Perth.

Vidmar backs Olyroos to finish job

Vidmar backs Olyroos to finish job

22 June 2011

Olyroos coach Aurelio Vidmar is confident his players won't get complacent despite taking a "scary" 3-0 lead into Thursday night's Olympic qualifier second leg against Yemen.

D'Arcy defeats Phelps in California dream

D'Arcy defeats Phelps in California dream

20 June 2011

Australian Nick D’Arcy has defeated Olympic champion and world record holder Michael Phelps in the 200m butterfly on the final day of competition at the Santa Clara International in California.

Stingers win World League bronze

Stingers win World League bronze

20 June 2011

Australia has won the bronze medal at the women's FINA World League Water Polo tournament in Tianjin, China.

Improved results for triathletes

Improved results for triathletes

20 June 2011

Beijing Olympians Emma Moffatt and Erin Densham enjoyed improved performances at the World Championship Triathlon Series on Sunday, finishing fourth and eighth respectively

Racing return excites Trickett

Racing return excites Trickett

19 June 2011

Triple Olympic gold medallist and short course 100m freestyle world record holder Libby Trickett will make her return to competitive swimming at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre in Adelaide

Damon Kelly February blog update

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