Dual Olympic medallist and greatest individual slalom paddler of all time, Jessica Fox received a rock-star welcome when she arrived at Ropes Crossing Primary School to be part of a Launch Day for the school’s sport houses.
Sunday 11 November marks 100 years since many courageous Australians made the ultimate sacrifice for the freedom of their country, including three Australian Olympians.
Three members from the Stockholm 1912 Olympic Team made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the war. For those soldiers who survived, the wait to come home was such a long ordeal that an Inter-Allied Games was created and participated in by six Australian Olympians.
The 2018 Oceania Rugby Sevens tournament kicks off at Suva’s ANZ Stadium in Fiji on Friday, with some of the best teams in the world competing for the Oceania title.
The AIS have launched a public vote to determine the ABC Sport Personality of the Year and Best Sporting Moment of the past 12 months, with several Olympic stars earning their way into the mix.