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Australian squad named for Tokyo Test Event and World Championship

Australian squad named for Tokyo Test Event and World Championship

17 July 2019

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.

WEEKEND WRAP: Aussies claim 21-piece medal haul across land and water

WEEKEND WRAP: Aussies claim 21-piece medal haul across land and water

15 July 2019

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.

Taliqua Clancy - Pride, heritage and history

Taliqua Clancy - Pride, heritage and history

11 July 2019

Nineteen years ago, a young Indigenous girl sat glued to the tv, watching in awe as Cathy Freeman inspired the nation at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.

Brad Hore - Changing the trajectory for Indigenous youth

Brad Hore - Changing the trajectory for Indigenous youth

10 July 2019

Olympic boxer Brad Hore picked up the gloves for the first time as a 10-year-old. He lost every single one of his first 10 fights.

NAIDOC WEEK: Kyah Simon - Returning to my roots

NAIDOC WEEK: Kyah Simon - Returning to my roots

9 July 2019

It’s not unusual for kids growing up to have dreams of grandeur. Whether it be following in the footsteps of their favourite celebrity or sportsperson, nothing seems out of reach and life is full of possibility.