On this day last year, Catherine Skinner became Australia’s fifth Olympic shooting gold medallist when she took out the women’s trap event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Rio 2016 Olympian James Willett has taken silver in the men’s Double Trap at the ISSF World Cup in Acapulco, separated from winner Ankur Mittal (India) by only 2 points in a close final.
To celebrate International Women’s Day 2017, we take a look at some of the ground-breaking sporting moments from our top female athletes.
February 2017 was a history-making month for Australian athletes around the globe. Winter athletes cemented their place on the international stage, records were broken, medals were won and world class events debut on Australian soil.
Olympic rowing gold medallist, Kim Brennan, and our golden Women’s 7s rugby team are among 22 Olympic athletes included on the Australia Day Honours list.