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Marathon women run on strong in Rio

Marathon women run on strong in Rio

15 August 2016

Australian marathon runners Milly Clark, Jess Trengove and Lisa Weightman have produced strong runs in the women’s marathon at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Frayne fires but foul night for Fabrice

Frayne fires but foul night for Fabrice

14 August 2016

Henry Frayne recorded his best ever finish in an Olympic final, but it was disappointment for Fabrice Lapierre in the men’s long jump final at the Rio Olympic Stadium on Saturday night.

Aussies shine on the track

Aussies shine on the track

14 August 2016

ATHLETICS: Genevieve LaCaze and Madeline Hills have become the first Australians to qualify for the final of the women’s 3000m steeplechase on an exciting second morning at the Olympic Stadium in which Morgan Mitchell and Anneliese Rubie also reached the semi-finals of the women’s 400m.

Three medals and PBs on Day 7 in Rio

Three medals and PBs on Day 7 in Rio

13 August 2016

It was another huge day in Rio with three medals won by Australia.

Day 8 preview – Super Saturday

Day 8 preview – Super Saturday

13 August 2016

On Super Saturday Australia has medal hopes on the water, in the velodrome, in the pool and on the track.

Aussie duo make the long leap into final

Aussie duo make the long leap into final

13 August 2016

Australia will have a double shot at a first Olympic men’s long jump gold medal after Henry Frayne and Fabrice Lapierre both qualified for tomorrow night’s final at the Olympic Stadium in Rio.

Dane strides to bronze medal

Dane strides to bronze medal

13 August 2016

Australia’s Dane Bird-Smith has produced a gutsy effort to win the bronze medal in the men’s 20km walk at the Rio Olympics.

Wellings earns 10 out of 10 for PB effort

Wellings earns 10 out of 10 for PB effort

13 August 2016

ATHLETICS: Eloise Wellings has recorded the best ever Olympic result by an Australian in the women’s 10,000m final, smashing her personal best in a race that saw Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana smash a 23-year-old world record.

Day 7 preview - Meares, athletics and plenty more

Day 7 preview - Meares, athletics and plenty more

12 August 2016

Athletics kicks off its competition program with three sessions on Day 1. Flagbearer Anna Meares starts her program and popular boxer Shelley Watts has her first bout.