Alumni News

(L to R) Craig Phillips, Julien Prosser, Kitty Chiller, Chris Fydler and Matt Favier of the 2016 Australian Olympic Team Executive pose for a group photo at Melbourne Cricket Ground on November 20, 2013 during a Rio 2016 planning visit.

BLOG: Last time I posted a blog it was 1,000 days to go until the Rio Opening Ceremony in 2016. Today it is just 867 days to go and writing this blog provided an opportunity to reflect on what we have achieved in the last 133 days.

SWIMMING: The first Australian Olympic medallist from the Gold Coast, Greg Brough, has passed away on Sunday at the age of 63.

So Long Sochi: A Recap

11 March 2014

Throughout 16 days of action packed competition we saw 60 Australian athletes compete on the world stage at the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games.The Australian Olympic Winter Team campaign concluded with 3 Medals and a host of top 5, 10, and 16 results.

Pearson wins silver

9 March 2014
Silver medalist Sally Pearson of Australia celebrates during the medal ceremony for the Women's 60m Hurdles on day three of the IAAF World Indoor Championships at Ergo Arena on March 9, 2014 in Sopot, Poland.

ATHLETICS: The Australian Flame captain Sally Pearson (Qld) has won a silver medal in the women’s 60m hurdles at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot (POL).

EQUESTRIAN: Smack bang in the middle of NSW, a chance encounter with a drover over a paddock fence linked Bridget Hyem to Olympic glory.