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Aussies miss the mark

Aussies miss the mark

7 August 2012

ATHLETICS: It was a disappointing Day 11 morning session for three of the four Australian track and field athletes in action at the Olympic Stadium.

Solomon looks to relay then Rio

Solomon looks to relay then Rio

7 August 2012

ATHLETICS: After continuing his own individual rise on the athletics scene by making the 400 metre final, Australian teenager Steve Solomon says our 4x400m relay team has a wonderful opportunity to win a medal in London.

Solomon stands tall in 400m final

Solomon stands tall in 400m final

7 August 2012

ATHLETICS: For the third day in a row Sydney teenager Steven Solomon has put in a great performance inside the London Olympic Stadium.

Pearson leads Aussie athletics charge

Pearson leads Aussie athletics charge

6 August 2012

ATHLETICS: Sally Pearson has started her campaign in fine style producing the fastest heat time in the history of the Olympics with her 12.57 seconds.

Solomon at home with Bolt and Co.

Solomon at home with Bolt and Co.

6 August 2012

ATHLETICS: On the biggest night of athletics at the London Olympic Games – when Usain Bolt stole the show defending his 100m title in an Olympic Record 9.63s - Australian 400m runner Steve Solomon put on his own show by qualifying for the 400m Olympic final at just 19 years of age.

Weightman lands top 20 spot

Weightman lands top 20 spot

6 August 2012

ATHLETICS: Lisa Weightman has become only the third Australian woman to finish in the top 20 at an Olympic marathon.

Mixed emotions for Watt in silver sand

Mixed emotions for Watt in silver sand

5 August 2012

ATHLETICS: Mitchell Watt has won the long jump silver medal with a jump below his best on the second night of action at the London Olympics under clear skies and with a boisterous 80,000 fans that made for an electric atmosphere.

Gallant Tallent finishes seventh

Gallant Tallent finishes seventh

5 August 2012

ATHLETICS: Over ten 2km laps of London’s iconic Mall, dual Olympic medallist Jared Tallent tried gallantly to win Australia’s first athletics medal.