The Australian Fencing Federation has described funding from the Australian Olympic Committee as “a real positive” which bolsters the team’s pursuit of a place at the Tokyo 2020 Games.
Australia has performed incredibly at the Asian Cadet and Junior Fencing Championships in Korat, Thailand, finishing the competition with two bronze medals.
It is with deep sadness that the Australian Olympic Team has a new oldest living Olympian after the passing of Helen Joy Hardon, who was a fencer at the Melbourne 1956.
Kristian Radford will be one of six Australians fighting for a spot at Rio at the Asia-Oceania Zone Olympic qualifying competition on Monday.
With Rio 2016 just over four months away, the largest Australian Olympic Team ASPIRE session held ahead of the first South American Olympic Games has informed and motivated over 160 athletes in Sydney.