Another huge weekend on the Road to Rio, with an Aussie 7s victory, two triathlon podium finishes and two more IGNITEtheDream sessions in Canberra.
Commonwealth javelin champion Kim Mickle opened her 2015 international campaign with a podium finish at Round 2 of the IAAF Diamond League
Discus thrower Benn Harradine booked his spot in the Australian squad for August's world athletics championships with an impressive season-opening effort in Germany.
Sally Pearson surged to victory in the women’s 100m hurdles to open her 2015 international athletics season at the IAAF Grand Prix meet in Japan.
A huge week of Australian athletics is set to get even bigger, with Olympic champion Sally Pearson one of eight athletes taking to the field of play at the Golden Grand Prix in Japan.
With 459 days to go until the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, it was another huge weekend on the road to Rio, including athletics and water polo athletes in action.
The Australian men’s 4x800m relay team claimed bronze and the women’s 4x400m squad all but ensured automatic qualification to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the IAAF World Relays.
Australian teams will duel for automatic qualification to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the IAAF World Relays in Nassau (NAH).
ATHLETICS: The Board of Directors are very pleased to confirm the appointment of Phil Jones as the new Chief Executive Officer of Athletics Australia.
ATHLETICS: Craig Hilliard, a renowned Australian athletics coach for more than thirty years, has been announced as Head Coach by Athletics Australia.