Both National and Commonwealth records continued to be broken at the 2019 Australian Swimming Championships, with the competition due to wrap up on Friday 12 April.
Rio 2016 Olympian and Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams took over the @AUSOlympicTeam Instagram story this week for an exclusive behind-the-scenes look into the training camp.
SAILING: Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have claimed Gold for Australia in the Nacra 17 class at the 50th Princess Sofia Trophy Iberostar in Palma, Spain over the weekend.
Adelaide’s Olympic Champion Kyle Chalmers thrilled his home crowd at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre on night two of the 2019 Australian Swimming Championships, claiming back-to-back Men’s 100m Freestyle titles and beating his Rio 2016 gold-medal-winning time.
It was a whirlwind weekend in Aussie sport, with athletics, swimming, cycling, surfing, diving and paddle all bringing the heat.
Olympians Riley Fitzsimmons and Alyssa Bull showed why they are some of the best paddlers in the world, claiming gold in the 2019 Australian Surf Life Saving Male and Female Ski Race Championships.
Stirring victories to Caitlin Ward (VIC) and Thomas Clarke (SA) in the keirins, plus Ashlee Ankudinoff (NSW) and Josh Harrison (SA) in the points races capped off an action-packed four days of racing at the 2019 Cycling Australia Track National Championships in Brisbane.
History was made on day seven of the Australian Track and Field Championships which concluded at Homebush on Sunday. Naa Anang and Celeste Mucci achieved rare doubles, while Lauren Wells with her 12th title and Alwyn Jones with his 10th also stamped their names into the history books.
The Matildas and the US Women’s National Team (USWNT) put on an eight-goal thriller for spectators in Denver Colorado on Friday, but ultimately the world number one side came out on top.
At the age of just 23, Brianna Throssell can already boast seven Youth Olympic and two Commonwealth Games medals for Australia, but if that wasn't enough, she is also an entrepreneur pursing a university degree.
Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018
Best of Buenos Aires 2018
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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.
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There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.