Thornton Progresses to 400m Semi-Finals

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The Rio 2016 bound Jessica Thornton (NSW) made easy work of her girl’s 400m heat on day one at the IAAF World Under 20...

The world awaits national pole vault record holder Alana Boyd

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The world awaits pole vaulter Alana Boyd (Qld), with the two-time Commonwealth champion set to continue her preparation for the Olympic Games on the...

Jared Tallent confirmed as Athletics Team Captain for Rio

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The Olympic champion, Jared Tallent, has today been announced as Athletics Team Captain for Rio 2016, replacing the injured Sally Pearson. A three-time medallist from...

Alptekin Fights Doping Ban

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Asli Cakir Alptekin from Turkey crossed the line first in the 1500 metres at the London Olympic Games, however she was banned in August...

Alana Boyd Jumps an Australian Record

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Alana Boyd has shown why she is the best in the World. At a Queensland Australia Pole Vault permit meet, she cleared 4.81m, adding 4cm...

Westcott to start at Australian Half Marathon Championships ahead of Olympic debut

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The Rio 2016 bound Scott Westcott headlines the bounty of distance running talent set to take to the start line for the Australian Half Marathon...

Rio Calling for Kajan After Personal Best Run

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In other athletics news from overnight, Selma Kajan has clocked a personal best of 2:01.27 in Barcelona (ESP) to qualify for the women’s 800m at...

Popular Hurdler Withdraws from US Olympic Trials

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Popular US Hurdler Lolo Jones has announced that she will not be competing at the US Olympic Trials. Jones had hip surgery in November...

Sally Pearson Withdraws from Rio Olympics

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UPDATE: Athletics Australia Head Coach, Craig Hilliard, has made the following comments in the wake of the withdrawal of Olympic champion, Sally Pearson, from the...

Baden and Marschall stake claim for Rio 2016 selection

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The rising stars of Australian men’s track and field have shone across the globe these past twenty-four hours, with Joel Baden (Vic) and Kurtis...