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Three Aussies bronzed in Glasgow warm up

Three Aussies bronzed in Glasgow warm up

14 July 2014

ATHLETICS: Olympic champion Sally Pearson, discus thrower Dani Samuels and 400m hurdler Lauren Wells have each won a bronze medal at the British Athletics Grand Prix in Glasgow.

Olympian coaches show the way

Olympian coaches show the way

9 July 2014

TEAM: Australian youth athletes are travelling to the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing with a wealth of knowledge and experience behind them in the form of Olympic coaches and mentors.

Samuels second in prestigious Paris Diamond League

Samuels second in prestigious Paris Diamond League

7 July 2014

Australian discus thrower Dani Samuels has thrown over 67 metres for the third time this year to finish second at the IAAF Diamond League.

Another javelin top three for Mickle

Another javelin top three for Mickle

4 July 2014

Ultra-consistent Australian Kim Mickle has claimed yet another podium finish at the Diamond League.

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.