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Mickle throws season best for 3rd in NYC

Mickle throws season best for 3rd in NYC

27 May 2013

ATHLETICS: Australian thrower Kim Mickle has recorded a season’s best of 63.93m in the women’s javelin to come third in a strong field at the IAAF Diamond League meet in New York overnight and in the process record her third world championship A-Qualifier.

Biggest marathon team ever to join strong walks contingent in Moscow

Biggest marathon team ever to join strong walks contingent in Moscow

21 May 2013

ATHLETICS: More Australians than ever will battle it out in the marathon at the IAAF World Championships in Moscow (RUS) after Athletics Australia today confirmed the selection of an additional six charges to compete in one of the toughest events in sport.

LaCaze earns Worlds berth

LaCaze earns Worlds berth

20 May 2013

ATHLETICS: Queenslander Genevieve Lacaze will compete in the women’s 3000m steeplechase at the IAAF World Championships after running 9:37.62, an IAAF World Championships A-Qualifier, to win at the Ponce Grand Prix in Ponce (PUR) yesterday.

Pearson re-injures hamstring

Pearson re-injures hamstring

14 May 2013

ATHLETICS: Reigning world and Olympic 100m hurdles champion Sally Pearson is unlikely to race again until July after re-injuring her hamstring.

Harradine smashes Oceania and Australian record

Harradine smashes Oceania and Australian record

11 May 2013

ATHLETICS: Queenslander Benn Harradine has announced his return competitive athletics in unbelievable fashion by smashing his own Oceania and Australian record in the men’s discus throw.

Saint-sational run in USA ensures Moscow for Ben

Saint-sational run in USA ensures Moscow for Ben

29 April 2013

ATHLETICS: Ben St Lawrence has produced a magnificent victory in the men’s 10,000m at the Payton Jordan Invitational to ensure his selection for the IAAF World Championships.

Chasing Winning Edge: ASC announces sports funding

Chasing Winning Edge: ASC announces sports funding

22 April 2013

FUNDING: Australian national sporting organisations have today learnt their funding allocations from the Australian Government for 2013-14 with Australian Sports Commission (ASC) Chair John Wylie AM announcing the breakdown in almost $120 million in government investment.

Chasing Winning Edge: ASC announces sports funding

Chasing Winning Edge: ASC announces sports funding

22 April 2013

FUNDING: Australian national sporting organisations have today learnt their funding allocations from the Australian Government for 2013-14 with Australian Sports Commission (ASC) Chair John Wylie AM announcing the breakdown in almost $120 million in government investment.

Twenty-five of the best on road to Moscow

Twenty-five of the best on road to Moscow

17 April 2013

ATHLETICS: Twenty-five outstanding athletes are officially headed to the IAAF World Championships in Moscow (RUS), with Athletics Australia Selectors today confirming the addition of 14 automatic selections to the Australian Flame team after their performances at the Qantas Australian Athletics Championships this past weekend.

Young stars soar at athletics nationals

Young stars soar at athletics nationals

15 April 2013

ATHLETICS: The National Championships concluded on Sunday with numerous outstanding performances and emotion charged results to round-out the 2012/2013 domestic season.