Taekwondo’s Carmen Marton is one of 26 Aussies who have medalled at the 2019 Pacific Games in Samoa this month. It’s an exciting prospect of what lies ahead for Australia at Tokyo 2020, but at 33 years of age, if selected, Tokyo will be Marton’s last Games – though her legacy will continue.
Australia’s sailors have continued to impress on Day 10 of Samoa 2019, challenging more experienced and much older racers at the Sheraton Resort in Mulifanua.
It’s a case of mission accomplished for the Australian women’s synchronised swimming team after they qualified Australia a berth at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.
Australia’s iconic fashion and lifestyle brand, Sportscraft, has been proudly selected as the Official Uniform Supplier of the 2020 Australian Olympic Team
SAMOA 2019: Following on from Tuesday’s 7 gold medals, Australia added another 11 golds to the tally on Day 9 of the 2019 Pacific Games, including 10 taekwondo gold and a men’s 400m gold from Steve Solomon.
Triathlon Australia today announced the 10-strong squad that will compete at the 2019 Tokyo ITU World Olympic Qualification Event to be held on 15-18 August 2019 at Obaiba Marine Park, Tokyo, and the team that will take on the 2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne two weeks later.
Australia has wrapped up the first week of the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games with a total of 35 medals (13 gold, 8 silver and 12 bronze)
It was a strong weekend for Aussie sport, with Olympians and Olympic hopefuls claiming nine medals on the water, 12 on land and a quota spot for Tokyo 2020.
ustralia has added another seven medals to the table on Day 6 of the Samoa 2019 Pacific Game. However medals aside, the real purpose and spirit of the Pacific Games was felt more than ever at yesterday’s medal events.
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Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).
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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.