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WEEKEND WRAP: A new world champion and a 43 year-old record broken

WEEKEND WRAP: A new world champion and a 43 year-old record broken

22 July 2019

It was a stellar weekend of sport for Australia, with teenage superfish Ariarne Titmus leading the charge to become the 400m Freestyle World Champion, while Catriona Bisset broke an almost 50-year-old Aussie athletics record.

Carmen Marton - Leaving a lasting legacy

Carmen Marton - Leaving a lasting legacy

19 July 2019

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.

Mission accomplished for Aussie synchro girls

Mission accomplished for Aussie synchro girls

18 July 2019

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.

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.