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Bronzed Aussies in pool

20 August 2014
Brianna Throssell (women's 200m freestyle) and Nic Brown, Nic Groenewald, Grayson Bell and Kyle Chalmers (men's 4x100m medley relay) after winning bronze on Day 4 of the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

SWIMMING: Australia has won another two bronze medals in the pool after Brianna Throssell finished third in the women’s 200m freestyle and Kyle Chalmers, Nic Brown, Nic Groenewald and Grayson Bell finished third in the men’s 4x100m medley relay tonight.

Ami Matsuo and Brianna Throssell both qualified for the final of the women's 200m freestyle at the Youth Olympic Games, Nanjing.

SWIMMING: Ami Matsuo and Brianna Throssell will represent Australia in the final of the women’s 200m freestyle after both qualifying in the top eight this morning.

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: Dual world champion James Magnussen has revealed he was given the option of withdrawing from this week's Pan Pacific championships on the Gold Coast due to a "pretty dodgy" back.

Youth Olympic swimmer Nic Brown, 18, wins bronze in the men's 100m butterfly.

SWIMMING: Nic Brown has won bronze for Australia in the men's 100m butterfly on Day 3 of the Youth Olympic Games.

Kyle Chalmers, Nic Brown, Nic Groenewald and Grayson Bell have qualified for the men's 4x100m freestyle relay final.

SWIMMING: Australia has had another successful morning at the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium in Nanjing, qualifying for another two semi finals (women’s 50m butterfly, men’s 50m freestyle) and two finals (women’s 200m backstroke, men’s 4x100m freestyle relay) tonight.

Hatrick for Throssell

18 August 2014
Youth Olympian Brianna Throssell has won three bronze medals in two days the Olympic Sports Centre Natatorium in Nanjing.

SWIMMING: Brianna Throssell has won a hatrick of medals at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games after winning two more bronze medals in the women’s 200m butterfly and medley relay tonight.

(L-R) Amy Forrester, Ami Matsuo, Brianna Throssell and Ella Bond all smiles after swimming the heats of the 4x100m medley relay at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China on August 18, 2014.

SWIMMING: Australia has dominated in the pool in the morning session on day two in Nanjing, qualifying for two semi-finals and two finals later tonight.

Kyle Chalmers of Australia competes in the Men's 100 Metre Freestyle Heats during day four of the World Swimming Championships at SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre on April 29, 2013 in Adelaide, Australia.

Australian swimmer Kyle Chalmers is just 16-years-old, but he is already nearing a major crossroads in his sporting career.

Nic Brown, Brianna Throssell, Ami Matsuo and Kyle Chalmers hold their bronze medals, won in the pool of Day 1 of the YOG in the mixed 4x100m freestyle relay.

SWIMMING: Australia has won its second medal for the Youth Olympic Games, winning bronze in the Mixed 4x100m freestyle relay on the first day of competition.

Youth Olympic swimmer Nic Brown and Chef de Mission Susie O'Neill at the Nanjing Youth Olympics.

SWIMMING: After a whirlwind first session in the pool at the Youth Olympic Games, it is a time for many of the athletes to reflect on their swimming journey so far especially quiet achiever Nicholas Brown.