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Hooker to lead team to Worlds

Hooker to lead team to Worlds

18 April 2011

An initial team of 24 for the 13th World Athletics Championships has this morning been announced by Athletics Australia, with team captain and reigning world champion Steve Hooker set to lead the green and gold charge when competition commences on Saturday, August 27.

Big wins for Watt and Solomon

Big wins for Watt and Solomon

18 April 2011

Steve Solomon gave an exciting glimpse of the future in the 400m.

Pearson and Lewis edge closer to history

Pearson and Lewis edge closer to history

17 April 2011

Olympic silver medallist Sally Pearson and three-time Commonwealth champion Tamsyn Lewis are one step closer to creating history after both won gold at the Australian Athletics Championships & Selection Trials on Saturday.

Pearson chasing rare treble

Pearson chasing rare treble

16 April 2011

The prospect of becoming the first person in more than 40 years to win three Australian track and field titles at the same meet has Sally Pearson all fired up.

Brennan hopes London dream becomes reality

Brennan hopes London dream becomes reality

15 April 2011

Olympic rowing champion Scott Brennan had a dream - a powerful and vivid vision of him winning gold again in London.

Athletics Olympic Trials moved forward

Athletics Olympic Trials moved forward

15 April 2011

For the first time since the 2000 Sydney Olympics, the Australian track and field selection trials will be held separately from the national championships next year.

Ginn sidelined from selection trials

Ginn sidelined from selection trials

14 April 2011

Triple Olympic gold medallist Drew Ginn has been sidelined from competing at the 2011 Rowing Australia National Selection Trials that commence tomorrow (Friday 15 April) at the Sydney International Regatta Centre in Penrith.

Rio Tinto backs Aussie athletes for Olympic success

Rio Tinto backs Aussie athletes for Olympic success

14 April 2011

Rio Tinto will be backing our Australian athletes to achieve their dreams at the London 2012 Olympic Games as a partner of the Australian Olympic Team.

Jamie Dwyer out for Kookaburras

Jamie Dwyer out for Kookaburras

14 April 2011

The Kookaburras have been dealt an injury blow 15 months out from the 2012 London Olympics, with 4 time world player of the year Jamie Dwyer sidelined at least for the next 3-4 months with a knee injury.

Aspandiyarova scores quota

Aspandiyarova scores quota

12 April 2011

Dina Aspandiyarova has survived a tense final of the women’s 10m air pistol to win a quota place for Australia for the 2012 London Olympic Games.

Kitty Tries Boxing