Summer News

Michael Scott, Performance director of Australia Swim Team attends a press conference for the FINA World Championships at Palau Sant Jordi on July 26, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.

Michael Scott is finishing as Swimming Australia Director of Performance to take up the role of CEO with Rowing Australia.

Lauren Jackson during the Women's Basketball Preliminary Round match against Canada on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Basketball Arena on August 5, 2012.

BASKETBALL: Canberra's WNBL finals hopes have been dealt a big blow with Lauren Jackson ruled out for the remainder of the season with further knee problems.

Sally Pearson of Australia competes in the Women's 100m Hurdles Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games.

ATHLETICS: The Canberra Track Classic will play host to the 100m rematch of Sally Pearson and Melissa Breen.

Bobridge rode 51.3km on Saturday night at Melbourne's DISC Velodrome in his unsuccessful hour attempt.

CYCLING: Jack Bobridge fell two laps short of his second cycling world record after an hour of hell.

Cadel farewells Cycling

2 February 2015
Cadel Evans acknowledges the fans after the Cadel Evans Ocean Road Race on February 1, 2015.

CYCLING: Cadel Evans has closed out his historic career with an inspired performance at the inaugural Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race.

Jack Bobridge prepares to compete in the Men's Team Pursuit Track Cycling qualifying on Day 7 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 3, 2012.

CYCLING: Jack Bobridge's next potential cycling hour world record attempt will come after the Rio Olympics.

Australia celebrate with the trophy during the 2015 Asian Cup final match between Korea Republic and the Australian Team at Stadium Australia on January 31, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

FOOTBALL: A breakthrough triumph for host nation Australia capped off the most watched AFC Asian Cup ever, marking the 2015 tournament as a milestone event in Australian and Asian sporting history.

Australian swimmer Cate Campbell poses during a portrait session following the 15th FINA World Championships, on August 5, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.

SWIMMING: Australian swimming's golden girl Cate Campbell didn't feel at full fitness at the Aquatic Super Series in Perth but her dominant swims proved she's well on track for the world championships later this year.

Athletes aiming for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games stand with Woolworths Chief Marketing Officer Tony Phillips and 2016 Team Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller at the sponsorship announcement on 30 January 2015 in Melbourne

Woolworths, the fresh food people, have signed on to be the Official Supermarket of the Australian Olympic Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Australian swim team ahead of the 2015 Aquatic Series in Perth

SWIMMING: The 24-strong Australian Swim Team will be looking to take home their third straight title at the 2015 Aquatic Super Series this weekend in Perth, after taking the honours at the series for the past two years.