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Final Youth Olympic Team Announcement

Final Youth Olympic Team Announcement

30 June 2014

TEAM: There may be a World Cup and a few Commonwealth Games medals to win over the next two months, but come August 16, sporting eyes can shift to the next generation in Australian sport.

Sprinting: A family affair

Sprinting: A family affair

30 June 2014

ATHLETICS: When Sydney teenager, Samantha Geddes steps onto the track at the second summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, it will have been a long time coming for the youngster.

Olympians mentor youth athletes

Olympians mentor youth athletes

23 June 2014

AOC: The AOC has launched a peer support program called ‘Champ Connect’, for aspiring athletes wearing the green and gold at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games.

Mickle bronzed, Pearson scratched

Mickle bronzed, Pearson scratched

6 June 2014

ATHLETICS: The IAAF World Championships silver medallist Kim Mickle has placed third in the women’s javelin at Round 4 of the IAAF Diamond League in Rome.

Pearson, Mickle competing in Rome

Pearson, Mickle competing in Rome

5 June 2014

ATHLETICS: Sally Pearson will square off against the woman who succeeded her as world champion and Kim Mickle takes on the Olympic javelin champion in Rome

Buckman and LaCaze post PBs

Buckman and LaCaze post PBs

2 June 2014

ATHLETICS: World championships finalist Zoe Buckman took advantage of a super-fast 1500m at the Diamond League meet in Oregon to improve her personal best and consolidate her position as the third-fastest Australian over the distance.

More records add to podium from IAAF World Relays

More records add to podium from IAAF World Relays

26 May 2014

ATHLETICS: Australia set a brace of national endurance relay records and claimed two battling fourth place finishes on the final day of the IAAF World Relays. These fantastic efforts followed a bronze medal on Day 1

Hammer thrower Hulley spearheads athletics team

Hammer thrower Hulley spearheads athletics team

21 May 2014

ATHLETICS: Sydney teenager Alex Hulley is one of the 20 aspiring young athletes to head to China later this year as part of the athletics section for the 2014 Australian Youth Olympic Team.

Media Call: Athletics team announced

Media Call: Athletics team announced

20 May 2014

ATHLETICS: 2010 Youth Olympic Champion Nick Hough (110m hurdles) helps announce the 20-strong athletics section of the 2014 Australian Youth Olympic Team.

Samuels fires for Shanghai silver

Samuels fires for Shanghai silver

19 May 2014

Dani Samuels has continued her stunning start to the 2014 season at the IAAF Diamond League in Shanghai (CHN).