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James Magnussen of Australia celebrates winning the 100m Freestyle at the 15th FINA World Championships at Palau Sant Jordi on August 1, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.

SWIMMING: Two years on from winning his maiden world championship title, James Magnussen has won the Australian Swim Team’s second gold medal of the 2013 FINA World Championships taking out the men’s 100m freestyle.

Christian Sprenger competes during the 50m Breaststroke Final where he won silver at the 15th FINA World Championships on July 31, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.

SWIMMING: Already a gold medallist and world champion at this meet, Christian Sprenger has won Australia’s sixth medal in Barcelona.

Missy Franklin of the USA (L) is congratulated by Emily Seebohm of Australia after the Swimming Women's 100m Backstroke Final at the FINA World Championships on July 30, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain. Franklin won gold and Seebohm silver.

SWIMMING: Emily Seebohm has won the Australian Swim Team’s fifth medal of the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, picking up silver in the women’s 100m backstroke.

Christian Sprenger of Australia celebrates winning the Swimming Men's 100m Breaststroke Final at the FINA World Championships on July 29, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.

SWIMMING: Christian Sprenger has become Australia’s first gold medallist at the 2013 FINA World Swimming Championships in Spain, while Alicia Coutts has won two silver medals on night two of competition

(L-R) Silver Medal winners Bronte Campbell, Cate Campbell, Emma McKeon and Alicia Coutts of Australia celebrate on the podium after the 4x100m Freestyle on day nine of the FINA World Championships on July 28, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.

The Australian Swim Team has won their first medal at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, picking up silver on the opening night of finals in the women's 4x100m freestyle relay in a new Commonwealth record time.

Montage image of multiple Olympic Champion Libby Trickett (Lenton) at the Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

SWIMMING: Triple Olympian and multiple world champion Libby Trickett has today announced her retirement from competitive swimming.

Cate Campbell of Australia reacts after seeing her time in the Women's 100 Metre Freestyle Semi Final during day five of the Australian Swimming Championships at SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre on April 30, 2013 in Adelaide, Australia.

SWIMMING: Strong swims from James Magnussen and Cate Campbell highlighted Saturday's final day of the Australian time trials in Brisbane, with the focus switching to July's world championships in Barcelona.

James Magnussen of Australia celebrates winning as Matthew Abood catches his breath after the Men's 50 Metre Freestyle during day seven of the Australian Swimming Championships at SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre on May 2, 2013 in Adelaide, Australia.

SWIMMING: More than 60 swimmers will represent Australia at the 2013 FINA and IPC World Championships in Barcelona and Montreal this year with a host of new faces announced on the Australian Swim Team in Adelaide.

Deputy Chef de Mission Lynne Bates at the swimming, Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

AOC: One of sport’s most highly respected female administrators is stepping down from her role as an Executive Board Member of the Australian Olympic Committee

James Magnussen of Australia celebrates winning as Matthew Abood catches his breath after the Men's 50 Metre Freestyle during day seven of the Australian Swimming Championships at SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre on May 2, 2013 in Adelaide, Australia.

SWIMMING: Sprint king James Magnussen swam a new personal best time to reclaim his men’s 50m freestyle national title at the 2013 Australian Swimming Championships in Adelaide tonight, with teammate and relay world champion Matthew Abood also securing an individual swim in Spain.