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Lewis, Thomas impressive, as 4 x 400m women qualify for Berlin

Lewis, Thomas impressive, as 4 x 400m women qualify for Berlin

11 May 2009

With less than 100 days to go to the Berlin world championships, Australia’s established and emerging stars have produced a string of promising performances at the Osaka Grand Prix in Japan on the weekend.The charge was led by Tamsyn Lewis who had a brilliant day storming to an impressive victory

McLellan to inspire relay squad

McLellan to inspire relay squad

8 May 2009

Sally McLellan will add another event to her schedule for August's track and field world championships if she can inspire the Australian 4x100m team to better the qualifying time in Osaka on Saturday.

Rawlinson still hopeful of defending world title

Rawlinson still hopeful of defending world title

21 April 2009

Jana Rawlinson remains hopeful of defending her 400m hurdles world title in August, despite separating from her husband and coach. Rawlinson, 26, confirmed on Monday she is battling to save her marriage to her husband of three years, former Commonwealth 400m hurdles champion Chris Rawlinson.

London stadium ahead of schedule - Coe

London stadium ahead of schedule - Coe

20 April 2009

London Olympics chief Lord Sebastian Coe said construction work on the main stadium was four months ahead of schedule.

London stadium ahead of schedule - Coe

London stadium ahead of schedule - Coe

20 April 2009

London Olympics chief Lord Sebastian Coe said construction work on the main stadium was four months ahead of schedule.

Selectors looking to London via Berlin

Selectors looking to London via Berlin

21 March 2009

Australia's leading track and field athletes will be given every chance to stake an early claim for the London Olympics after a surprisingly large team was named for the Berlin world championships.

Lewis creates history and Lapierre leaps long

Lewis creates history and Lapierre leaps long

21 March 2009

Tamsyn Lewis has become the first Australian to claim national titles in the 400m, 400m hurdles and 800m track events and in the process she has surpassed Raelene Boyle and Catherine Freeman on the list of all-time national title-holders after capturing her first 400m hurdles title in Brisbane.

Lewis and McLellan closing in on more gold

Lewis and McLellan closing in on more gold

20 March 2009

Serial Australian title winners Tamsyn Lewis and Sally McLellan have taken the first steps towards more gold

Americans inspire Australia's new track stars

Americans inspire Australia's new track stars

19 March 2009

If one-lap star Sean Wroe and 400m hurdler Tristan Thomas deliver the goods at the Australian track and field championships starting today, both will owe a considerable debt to an American superstar. Having won the 400m at the recent big domestic meets in Sydney and Melbourne, Wroe will start

Tallent wins national 20km walk title

Tallent wins national 20km walk title

9 March 2009

Dual Olympic medallist Jared Tallent came within a second of his personal best time to win his second successive national title in the 20km walk in Melbourne on Saturday.