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Shelley claims marathon gold in Glasgow

Shelley claims marathon gold in Glasgow

28 July 2014

Michael Shelley and Jess Trengove got Australia off to a sensational start in the Glasgow 2014 athletics competition.

Rowe becomes equal fastest Australian ever

Rowe becomes equal fastest Australian ever

21 July 2014

ATHLETICS: Victorian middle-distance runner Alex Rowe has equalled the Australian men’s 800m national record at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Monaco, matching the time of 1:44.40 set by Ralph Doubell when he won the gold medal at the 1968 Mexico Olympic Games.

Youth Olympians breaking records

Youth Olympians breaking records

17 July 2014

ATHLETICS: Taking out first place in an event can mean the world to an athlete - but setting a new record, in particular that of Olympic champion Sally Pearson, in the process is another story.

One month to YOG

One month to YOG

16 July 2014

TEAM: The Opening Ceremony fireworks may be on the horizon, but the one month countdown to the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games will be no party.

Three Aussies bronzed in Glasgow warm up

Three Aussies bronzed in Glasgow warm up

14 July 2014

ATHLETICS: Olympic champion Sally Pearson, discus thrower Dani Samuels and 400m hurdler Lauren Wells have each won a bronze medal at the British Athletics Grand Prix in Glasgow.

Olympian coaches show the way

Olympian coaches show the way

9 July 2014

TEAM: Australian youth athletes are travelling to the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing with a wealth of knowledge and experience behind them in the form of Olympic coaches and mentors.

Samuels second in prestigious Paris Diamond League

Samuels second in prestigious Paris Diamond League

7 July 2014

Australian discus thrower Dani Samuels has thrown over 67 metres for the third time this year to finish second at the IAAF Diamond League.

Another javelin top three for Mickle

Another javelin top three for Mickle

4 July 2014

Ultra-consistent Australian Kim Mickle has claimed yet another podium finish at the Diamond League.

Final Youth Olympic Team Announcement

Final Youth Olympic Team Announcement

30 June 2014

TEAM: There may be a World Cup and a few Commonwealth Games medals to win over the next two months, but come August 16, sporting eyes can shift to the next generation in Australian sport.

Sprinting: A family affair

Sprinting: A family affair

30 June 2014

ATHLETICS: When Sydney teenager, Samantha Geddes steps onto the track at the second summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, it will have been a long time coming for the youngster.