Four-time Olympians Jian Fang Lay and Miao Miao will learn next week if they will get the chance to equal beach volleyballer Natalie Cook’s record of five Olympic Games, when they compete at the Oceania Championships in Bendigo.
The Australian Athletics Tour will draw to a close in Sydney (NSW) and Brisbane (Qld) tomorrow, as the country’s best athletes to duel one last time before attention turns to the 2016 Australian Athletics Championships.
There comes a moment in every four year Olympic cycle that the moment of truth arrives for an athlete, daring them to blink as they ponder the challenge ahead.
Australia’s ITU Under 23 World Champion Jake Birtwhistle will take the hard-earned lessons of Abu Dhabi into Saturday’s Oceania Triathlon Championships in Gisborne on New Zealand’s North Island.
Long jump sensation Brooke Stratton will take career-best form and the No.1 spot on the 2016 global rankings into the world indoor athletics championships in the United States.
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Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).
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American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).