commonwealth games

Get to know the Rugby World Cup Sevens in 5 minutes

Get to know the Rugby World Cup Sevens in 5 minutes

The 2018 Rugby Sevens World Cup follows a see-sawing World Series but kicks off with the usual favourites and rising stars. 13 Jul 2018
Garfoot calls time on cycling career

Garfoot calls time on cycling career

Rio Olympian and Commonwealth Games gold medalist Katrin Garfoot has announced she has retired from cycling. 13 Jul 2018
Teen sets sights on 2020 Olympics

Teen sets sights on 2020 Olympics

Sunshine Coast local Kaylee McKeown may only be 16 but the rising star has made her third Australian Dolphins team. 5 Jul 2018
Cate Campbell has sights firmly set on Tokyo

Cate Campbell has sights firmly set on Tokyo

After a memorable Commonwealth Games, Cate Campbell was back in scintillating form at the 2018 Pan Pacific Championship Trials. 3 Jul 2018
How an Olympic Champion helped young Aussie swimmer

How an Olympic Champion helped young Aussie swimmer

Australian swimmer Jessica Hansen recent stint with breaststroke world record holder and American Lily King has paid off after swimming a new personal best time of 1:06.74 in the 100m breaststroke final to qualify for the Pan Pacs. 2 Jul 2018
Commonwealth Games stars turn it out for Gold Coast Marathon

Commonwealth Games stars turn it out for Gold Coast Marathon

Dual Commonwealth Games gold medalist Madison de Rozario has won the women's Wheelchair Marathon while Jess Trengove took second at the Gold Coast Marathon this morning. 1 Jul 2018
Hills takes out 10km run at Gold Coast Marathon

Hills takes out 10km run at Gold Coast Marathon

Commonwealth Games and Olympian Madeline Hills dominated in the women's Southern Cross University 10km Run this morning as part of the Gold Coast Marathon weekend. 30 Jun 2018
Hills and Mitchell set to go head to head

Hills and Mitchell set to go head to head

Commonwealth Games long distances runners Madeline Hills and Victoria Mitchell head the seeds heading into this weekends Southern Cross University 10km Run. 27 Jun 2018
Tait ready for Marathon

Tait ready for Marathon

Commonwealth Games para triathlete Sara Tait is ready to defend her Gold Coast Marathon title come next weekend. 22 Jun 2018
Australian's looking to make history at Gold Coast Marathon

Australian's looking to make history at Gold Coast Marathon

Commonwealth Games athletes Jess Trangove and Celia Sullohern will be looking to make history at the Gold Coast Marathon next month. 16 Jun 2018
Whirlwind adventure for young Aussie gymnast

Whirlwind adventure for young Aussie gymnast

The last four months have been a whirlwind of excitement and memories for Australian rhythmic gymnast Alexandra Kiroi-Bogatyreva. 9 Jun 2018
Ellie Cole: We're no different

Ellie Cole: We're no different

Australians love an underdog. The idea of defying all odds, never giving up hope and proving doubters wrong inspire hope and courage for our own battles. 11 May 2018
Lakeisha Patterson: Forever never giving up

Lakeisha Patterson: Forever never giving up

Two-time Paralympic gold medalist Lakeisha Patterson has learnt to be resilient and accept the challenges put in front of her. 8 May 2018
Can the Olympics follow the Commonwealth Games in equality?

Can the Olympics follow the Commonwealth Games in equality?

The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games has laid much-needed groundwork for equality in international sporting events. 24 Apr 2018
Top 10 moments from the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Top 10 moments from the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

It's hard to believe that the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games came to an end last weekend and it's now four years until Birmingham 2022 but in light of one of the biggest events coming to the Australian shores, lets look at the top 10 moments for female athletes at the Games. 23 Apr 2018
World Rugby looking to expand women's 7s series

World Rugby looking to expand women's 7s series

World Rugby has hinted that they will be adding another Rugby World Series event to their women's circuit soon. 18 Apr 2018
Youthful Hockeyroos to learn lessons from Games loss

Youthful Hockeyroos to learn lessons from Games loss

After losing the gold medal match 4-1 to New Zealand, Hockeyroos captain Emily Smith said they will learn from the loss and how to prepare when they face it again. 18 Apr 2018
Walsh: "I'm going to miss them"

Walsh: "I'm going to miss them"

It was the moment everyone knew was coming as Tim Walsh has ended his time as coach of Australia's Women's Sevens team. 17 Apr 2018
The perfect send off

The perfect send off

It was the perfect send off for Australian guard Belinda Snell who announced her international retirement on the eve of the gold medal match against England. 16 Apr 2018
"It will stick with us"

"It will stick with us"

The dust has settled and while the nation is still in shock about Australia's loss to England in the gold medal match, it is a moment the Diamonds won't be forgetting anytime soon. 16 Apr 2018
Commonwealth Games loss to motivate Aussie 7s

Commonwealth Games loss to motivate Aussie 7s

It was a heartbreaking loss for the Olympic gold medalist as they went down to New Zealand in the gold medal match in extra time. 16 Apr 2018