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Debutante Crow set to take on the Worlds

Debutante Crow set to take on the Worlds

24 May 2006

Kim Crow hadn’t set foot inside a rowing boat 12 months ago. This month the 20-year-old from the Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) will represent Australia...

King of Middle Distance, El Guerrouj retires

King of Middle Distance, El Guerrouj retires

24 May 2006

Morocco's Olympic 5000m and 1500m champion Hicham El Guerrouj has retired from athletics...

Open Water Team prepare for their own 'Amazing Race' to Beijing

Open Water Team prepare for their own 'Amazing Race' to Beijing

23 May 2006

Australia’s open water swimming team are taking their next strokes towards Olympic history this week...

Three Golds for Australia at World Sailing Games

Three Golds for Australia at World Sailing Games

22 May 2006

Eight Australian crews featured in the medal races at the 2006 ISAF World Sailing Games in Austria with five winning medals...

Aussie rowers depart for international season

Aussie rowers depart for international season

21 May 2006

One of Australia’s biggest teams in years departed Australia on Saturday for the commencement of the 2006 international rowing season in Europe...

Beijing could be biggest away team ever

Beijing could be biggest away team ever

20 May 2006

A massive team of almost 500 athletes could compete for Australia at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing...

Hockeyroos squad for Champions Trophy announced

Hockeyroos squad for Champions Trophy announced

19 May 2006

With the Australian Hockey League season finished the Hockeyroos squad for the Champions Trophy, as well as the 2006 National Squad...

Timing farce strips Gatlin of stand-alone world record

Timing farce strips Gatlin of stand-alone world record

18 May 2006

A timing mistake has stripped world and Olympic champion Justin Gatlin of a stand-alone world record time in the men's 100m...

Happy Graham hangs up her goggles

Happy Graham hangs up her goggles

16 May 2006

Dual Olympian Elka Graham has announced her retirement from international swimming...

Kenteris and Thanou return delayed by CAS

Kenteris and Thanou return delayed by CAS

16 May 2006

Greek sprinters Konstantinos Kenteris and Ekaterina Thanou have been denied the chance to return to competition by the Court of Arbitration for Sport...

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).