tokyo 2020

Semenya wins Gold...but is this the last time?

Semenya wins Gold...but is this the last time?

Caster Semenya will be awarded the gold medal from the 2011 World Athletics Championships, but will this be the last gold she ever gets? 13 Sep 2019
Gold by 0.04 of a second: Aussie Fox gunning for Tokyo glory

Gold by 0.04 of a second: Aussie Fox gunning for Tokyo glory

Australia's paddling sensation Jess Fox took out her third consecutive World Cup C1 title and a K1 gold medal in a phenomenal display. 9 Sep 2019
Matildas Abroad: KERR-POW

Matildas Abroad: KERR-POW

It was another day at the office for the spectacular Sam Kerr in the NWSL and in a milestone week for Matildas Abroad, three players began their seasons in Europe with Emily Gielnik making her debut for footballing powerhouse Bayern Munich. 9 Sep 2019
Stuttering Hockeyroos go down to Kiwis

Stuttering Hockeyroos go down to Kiwis

Australia's dismal record against New Zealand across all sports recently just got worse, while Australia's qualification path to Tokyo 2020 just got harder. 6 Sep 2019
A 15-year-old’s relentless journey to stardom

A 15-year-old’s relentless journey to stardom

Australia’s finest junior rhythmic gymnast is fighting a lack of understanding, funding and her own body to make it to the top. But as Saskia Broedelet explains, the struggle is the most exciting part. 21 Aug 2019
'We're ready to fight': Aussie reputation at stake in Tokyo qualifiers

'We're ready to fight': Aussie reputation at stake in Tokyo qualifiers

Paddle Australia and the best Aussie kayakers and canoers are eagerly gearing up for Tokyo 2020 qualifiers in Hungary this week, with Australia's sterling reputation on the line. 20 Aug 2019
The Gold, The Guns, The Glory: The Best Of Sally Pearson

The Gold, The Guns, The Glory: The Best Of Sally Pearson

From the sheer relief of the narrowest by-a-nose win to the raw, devastating emotion of her retirement, recap the life and times of one of Australia's greatest Olympians. 6 Aug 2019
Pearson announces retirement

Pearson announces retirement

Olympic gold-medallist, Sally Pearson has announced her retirement from athletics after succumbing to persistent injury problems. 6 Aug 2019
Tokyo 2020's power to change perceptions

Tokyo 2020's power to change perceptions

Dual Commonwealth Games gold medalist Madison de Rozario believes the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics has the power to change the perception of disabilities. 25 Jul 2019
Tokyo on the horizon

Tokyo on the horizon

Australian marathon runner Sinead Diver thought her chances of reaching the Olympics was all but gone but she has qualified for Tokyo 2020. 23 Jul 2019
Heartbroken Matildas look to Olympics

Heartbroken Matildas look to Olympics

The Matildas camp disbanded within hours of their shattering World Cup loss on Sunday (AEST), but vowed to reunite and make good on their promise at next year's Olympic Games. 24 Jun 2019
Aussie 7s march on to Tokyo

Aussie 7s march on to Tokyo

The 2016 Rio gold medalist are set to defend their Olympic title after achieving automatic qualification for Tokyo next year. 17 Jun 2019
World Championships in sight for paddlers

World Championships in sight for paddlers

Racing is set to heat up at the second Canoe Sprint World Cup this weekend with the regatta being the final one ahead of the World Championships and first Tokyo 2020 Olympic-quota deciding event. 31 May 2019
Esposito: 'I will be back'

Esposito: 'I will be back'

It was just two months ago that 2016 Olympic gold medalist Chloe Esposito was preparing for the 2019 UIPM World Championships. 19 Apr 2019
Nedov's road back from retirement

Nedov's road back from retirement

It was just two years ago Australian Emma Nedov had retired from artistic gymnastics after a serious injury. 27 Mar 2019
Stingers ready to take on the New Year

Stingers ready to take on the New Year

The turning of the New Year marked the start of Olympic preparation for many of Australia's national teams including the women's water polo team with the Tokyo 2020 fast approaching. 28 Jan 2019