The 2017 World Rowing Championships kicked off today at Nathan Bederson Park in Sarasota, Florida. All three Australian crews in action todayhad strong races and secured berths in their respective semi-finals and A-Finals.
Michael Matthews (ACT/Tuggeranong Vikings CC) sprinted to bronze claiming his second medal in three years in the elite men's road race at the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.
Ridge Barredo has topped the 105kg weightlifting Group B competition at Ashgabat 2017, with teammate Matthew Lydement in third place
Australia women’s volleyball coach Shannon Winzer believes the Volleyroos are on the right track following the World Championship qualifiers in Kazakhstan.
A new snatch PB and five out of a possible six successful lifts has Jacob Marquardt grinning from ear to ear after his international debut at Ashgabat 2017.
Aussie Men's Sevens coach Andy Friend has locked in seven stars that will form the core of his team's push to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Ruth Hock has won Australia’s second Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) medal with bronze in the women’s -67kg taekwondo.
The Australian women’s volleyball team has been beaten 3-0 by Chinese Taipei in their opening match of the 2018 World Championship qualifiers in Kazakhstan.
One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018
PyeongChang 2018 medals
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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.
Did you know?
Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).