ATHLETICS: Craig Hilliard, a renowned Australian athletics coach for more than thirty years, has been announced as Head Coach by Athletics Australia.
Commonwealth Games finalist Jeff Riseley headlined a contingent of eight Australians who qualified for Beijing 2015 at the IAAF Melbourne World Challenge.
Australia’s Olympic champion Sally Pearson (Qld.) has stormed to victory in her first 100m hurdles race of the season, at the 2015 Queensland Track Classic.
Seventeen-year-old Nina Kennedy is the toast of international athletics after she performed the biggest ever leap by an under 20 aged athlete outdoors.