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Pearson seeks fewer hurdles and more inspiring performances

Pearson seeks fewer hurdles and more inspiring performances

10 October 2014

ATHLETITCS: Sally Pearson has a simple wish for 2015: fewer hurdles. Pearson overcame a hamstring injury and public criticism from Australia's head athletics coach Eric Hollingsworth to defend her Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles title in Glasgow.

Buchanan to chair Sports Commission review of athletics

Buchanan to chair Sports Commission review of athletics

4 September 2014

ATHLETICS: Former national cricket coach John Buchanan will chair a wide-ranging Australian Sports Commission review into the troubled state of athletics in Australia.

Pearson silver and Samuels bronze in Zurich

Pearson silver and Samuels bronze in Zurich

29 August 2014

ATHLETICS: Sally Pearson (Qld) has finished second in the women’s 100m hurdles and Dani Samuels has reached the podium again.

Aussies break social media PBs

Aussies break social media PBs

27 August 2014

@AUSOLYMPICTEAM: Limited access to social media has failed to stop the Australian Youth Olympic Team from being so social at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Athletics Team excels in Nanjing

Athletics Team excels in Nanjing

27 August 2014

AOC: The Australian Athletics section has collected nine medals at the second summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

8x100m relay sets up Aussie trifecta

8x100m relay sets up Aussie trifecta

26 August 2014

ATHLETICS: The inaugural running of the 8x100m relay has given Australia three extra medals to take home with them on Friday.

PBs aplenty as Aussies close on Night 9

PBs aplenty as Aussies close on Night 9

25 August 2014

ATHLETICS: Three Aussies competed in the A finals on night 9 of the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Silver to Clark in women's triple jump final

Silver to Clark in women's triple jump final

25 August 2014

ATHLETICS: 16-year-old Tay-Leiha Clark has taken out silver in the final of the women’s triple jump, at the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, China.

Hulley gets silver on second night of finals

Hulley gets silver on second night of finals

24 August 2014

ATHLETICS: Sydneysider, Alex Hulley has secured Australia’s fifth medal in athletics on the second night of finals at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Robinson sets sights on world juniors

Robinson sets sights on world juniors

24 August 2014

ATHLETICS: The fifth day of athletics at the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing, China, saw high jumper Nicole Robinson the soul competitor in the morning session at the Olympic Sports Centre.