The 2017 FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships begin on Friday in Vienna, with the two Australian women’s teams not only drawn in the same group, but set to play each other on the opening day.
After an admirable eight races in just four days of competition at the Duna Arena in Budapest, Emma McKeon is showing no signs of slowing down and Australia’s own Iron Lady has collected an individual total of four silver medals so far.
Australia is celebrating an outstanding effort at CHIO Aachen (GER) with the Eventing team finishing second in the FEI Nations Cup to the formidable German contingent led by dual Olympic gold medallist Ingrid Klimke.
There is no rest for young guns Jake Birtwhistle and Matt Hauser, the male stars of Australia’s break through Teams Relay World Championship triumph in Hamburg two weeks ago.
It took a world record to deny Emily Seebohm a title defence in the women’s 100m backstroke, as the 25-year-old battled her way to bronze in a hard-fought podium finish.
Australia’s Men’s Water Polo Team, have gone down to reigning World and Olympic Champions Serbia 5-15 in the quarter finals of the FINA World Championships in Budapest.
Forty-eight of Australia’s best will don the green and gold to compete at the London 2017 IAAF World Championships, commencing 4 August 2017.
The new-look Australian Synchronised Swimming Team has kicked off their four-year cycle towards Tokyo 2020 with two top-20 finishes, at the 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest.
Australia’s most successful swimmer at the Rio Olympics Emma McKeon has stormed home in the last lap of the women’s 100m butterfly to steal the silver medal and set a new Commonwealth and Australian record on night two of the 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest.
One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018
Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season
Did you know?
American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).
Did you know?
There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.