AOC: Australian athletes and administrators have played a pivotal role in the Olympic Movement for 120 years.
ARCHERY: Ryan Tyack from the Sunshine Coast in Queensland is the newest Australian World Champion defeating Viktor Ruban of the Ukraine in an exciting finals match at the 2014 World Indoor Archery Championships at Nimes, France overnight.
ARCHERY: Up and coming Australian archery star, Taylor Worth, has narrowly lost to Korean world number one Oh Jin-Hyek, in the World Archery Championships in Antalya (Belek), Turkey.
AOC: Olympic sports, the AOC and AIS need to address “culture and Team values” as they prepare athletes for the 2016 Games in Rio.
IOC: On 12 February, 2013, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) agreed on the 25 sports it will propose to the 125th IOC Session for approval as the core sports for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games.
I congratulate the Australian Crime Commission and the Federal Government for the stance they have taken because as far as cheating in sport goes the “gloves are now off”, we now have the powers to properly investigate doping and match fixing.
ARCHERY: Australian archer Taylor Worth has proven he will be a force to be reckoned with come Rio 2016, after thrashing world No 1 Brady Ellison (USA) on his way into the top 16 in the men’s individual archery competition on the hallowed turf of the Lords Cricket Ground.
ARCHERY: Ask young Australian Olympic archer Taylor Worth about his best London moment and the cricketing fan in him shines through.
ARCHERY: Giant-killing Australian archer Taylor Worth trounced world No.1 Brady Ellison in the second round of match play to move right into medal contention at the London Olympics.
ARCHERY: Despite a gallant battle, Australian archer Elisa Barnard has gone down to seventh-ranked Carina Christiansen of Denmark 7-3 at Lord’s Cricket Ground on Monday afternoon.