News

Barty relishing role as Aussie no. 1

Barty relishing role as Aussie no. 1

3 November 2017

The newest member of the world’s top 20, Ash Barty is now Australia’s highest-ranked player across both the ATP and WTA tours.

Vale Tony Madigan

Vale Tony Madigan

30 October 2017

The Olympic movement and Boxing community is mourning the loss of three-time Olympian and Australian amateur boxer, Tony Madigan who passed away today, aged 87.

Seebohm and McKeon reign supreme at swimming's Gala Awards Night

Seebohm and McKeon reign supreme at swimming's Gala Awards Night

30 October 2017

Two of Australia’s queens of the pool, Emily Seebohm and Emma McKeon were the big winners at Swimming Australia’s Gala Awards Dinner in Adelaide Sunday night.

Small Aussie contingent makes big waves at Enoshima

Small Aussie contingent makes big waves at Enoshima

30 October 2017

Australian sailors have made a statement at the site of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic regatta, with Jake Lilley and Matthew Wearn each claiming a Silver medal amid powerful fleets and tricky conditions at Enoshima Olympic Week, which concluded on Sunday.

Men’s and Women’s Fours take top honours at Rower of the Year Awards

Men’s and Women’s Fours take top honours at Rower of the Year Awards

30 October 2017

Lucy Stephan named winner of Gina Rinehart Rowing Leadership Award; 11 Awards presented at glittering ceremony in Sydney

Women's National Training Centre a massive boost for Tokyo 2020 hopes

Women's National Training Centre a massive boost for Tokyo 2020 hopes

29 October 2017

Australia’s female rowers have celebrated a massive boost to their Gold medal hopes today.

Parrish upsets big guns as Morgan claims double gold

Parrish upsets big guns as Morgan claims double gold

29 October 2017

Gold Coaster Josh Parrish mixed it with some of the biggest names in swimming in Adelaide tonight and declared he wants to be part of Australia’s team for next year’s Commonwealth Games.

Seebohm swims to 25th National Short Course Title

Seebohm swims to 25th National Short Course Title

28 October 2017

Emily Seebohm has tonight eclipsed Matt Welsh as Australia’s most successful Australian Short Course swimmer, winning her 25th National title in Adelaide.

Campbell breaks 100m short course world record

Campbell breaks 100m short course world record

27 October 2017

Cate Campbell has returned to the pool with a bang clocking a new short course world record in the 100 metres freestyle on the opening night of the Australian Short Course Swimming Championships in Adelaide tonight.

BMX Freestylers set for first jump towards Tokyo 2020

BMX Freestylers set for first jump towards Tokyo 2020

26 October 2017

The Australian Cycling Team has been announced for the 2017 UCI Urban World Championships to be held in China from November 8-12.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

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.

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).