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Watt, Frayne & Samuels through to finals

Watt, Frayne & Samuels through to finals

4 August 2012

ATHLETICS: Dani Samuels led the Australian charge on the first night of Olympic Stadium action by qualifying for the discus final. Mitchell Watt and Henry Frayne also progress to their first Olympic final. Ryan Gregson also progressed to the semi-finals of the 1500m in a good night for the Aussies.

Watt fit and ready to jump big in London

Watt fit and ready to jump big in London

2 August 2012

ATHLETICS: Australian long jumper Mitchell Watt was gutted with his silver medal at last year's world championships. Gutted not so much with his failure to win, but with the heel injury that prevented him from getting anywhere near his best after dominating the rest of the 2011 season.

Double gold to Aussies in Paris

Double gold to Aussies in Paris

7 July 2012

At this rate, Sally Pearson is going to take some catching at the London Olympics.

Athletes' last chance to qualify

Athletes' last chance to qualify

6 July 2012

Australia's athletes are spread across Europe this weekend either fine tuning their Olympic preparation, hoping to find form or desperately trying to record an 11th hour qualifier for the Games.

Athletics team ready for medal haul

Athletics team ready for medal haul

26 June 2012

The Australian Athletics Section at the London Olympic Games is poised to bring home the most medals in decades.

Samuels and McKnight impress

Samuels and McKnight impress

21 May 2012

At the Samsung Diamond League in Shanghai Dani Samuels (NSW) equaled her season’s best of 62.34m to finish third in the women’s discus while in the 1500m Kaila McKnight (Vic) came sixth and set a new personal best time of 4:05.61.

Frayne to make Diamond League debut

Frayne to make Diamond League debut

18 May 2012

IAAF world indoor long jump silver medallist Henry Frayne will make his Samsung Diamond League debut in Shanghai (CHN) on Saturday night, in the men’s triple jump.

100 Days and Counting

100 Days and Counting

18 April 2012

The Olympic Games tipped to be “as good as Sydney” are now just 100 days away. In the quest to go faster, higher and stronger in London, Australia’s top athletes are fine-tuning their routines and battling for Olympic selection ahead of the Games of the XXX Olympiad.

Discus Dani back in form

Discus Dani back in form

16 April 2012

Discus world champion Dani Samuels declared she was ready to take on the big girls again after producing her biggest throw in two years at the national athletics championships in Melbourne.

Seventeen stars join nomination list

Seventeen stars join nomination list

6 March 2012

Following the Melbourne Track Classic & Olympic Trials, Athletics Australia has identified a further 17 athletes for nomination to the Australian Olympic Committee in June subject to them meeting ongoing form and fitness requirements.