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Schipper retires from competitive swimming

Schipper retires from competitive swimming

29 September 2014

Triple Olympian, Olympic Gold Medallist and multiple World Champion Jessicah Schipper today announced her retirement from competitive swimming.

Youth athletes support mixed gender events

Youth athletes support mixed gender events

29 August 2014

MIXED GENDER: While the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) has been a fantastic experience for everyone involved it has also acted as a dress rehearsal for mixed gender events on a larger Olympic stage.

O'Neill backs Youth Olympic results

O'Neill backs Youth Olympic results

28 August 2014

NANJING 2014: Australia's inability to win a swimming gold medal at the Youth Olympics should not be viewed as a bad omen, says pool great Susie O'Neill.

Aussies break social media PBs

Aussies break social media PBs

27 August 2014

@AUSOLYMPICTEAM: Limited access to social media has failed to stop the Australian Youth Olympic Team from being so social at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Swimmers embrace YOG spirit

Swimmers embrace YOG spirit

27 August 2014

SWIMMING: The Games may be almost over but youth swimmers from around the world have demonstrated that the spirit is still well and truly alive after banding together for a combined training session at the Wutaishan training pool on Tuesday.

Australian swimmers back as world beaters

Australian swimmers back as world beaters

25 August 2014

SWIMMING: High praise today from AOC President, John Coates, for the Australian Swimming Team after their outstanding performances against the powerful Americans at the Pan Pacific Championships on the Gold Coast.

Road to Rio paved in gold for Swim Team

Road to Rio paved in gold for Swim Team

24 August 2014

SWIMMING: The pool competition at the 2014 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships have come to an end with Australia coming away with a total of 26 medals – 10 gold, 8 silver and 8 bronze from the four day meet at the Gold Coast Aquatic Centre.

Throssell finishes with seven bronze

Throssell finishes with seven bronze

22 August 2014

SWIMMING: Brianna Throssell has won seven bronze medals in the pool at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) after coming third in the women’s 100m butterfly on Friday night, the final night of competition in the pool.

Swimmers ready for final session

Swimmers ready for final session

22 August 2014

SWIMMING: Australia is in the running for four more medals on the last day of the swimming competition at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

Friends and Families show up in droves to support the Aussies

Friends and Families show up in droves to support the Aussies

22 August 2014

YOG: The athletes may be the primary attraction at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China but the family and friends cannot be forgotten about.