Swimming

Wed 26 Dec 2018

Ex-Aussie champion warns FINA over rebel swimming league

Ex-Aussie champion warns FINA over rebel swimming league

Ex-Australian swimming champion Rob Woodhouse says the pressure is mounting on world body FINA after more stars threaten a boycott supporting a rebel league

Wed 12 Dec 2018

Rising star smashes Aussie record to take gold

Rising star smashes Aussie record to take gold

Teenager Ariarne Titmus has secured Australia’s first gold medal of the world short course swimming titles in China with a record-breaking 200m freestyle.

Sat 3 Nov 2018

8 water safety tips to keep you and family safe this summer

8 water safety tips to keep you and family safe this summer

AS temperatures rise, so too do risks and dangers of swimming in natural waterways.

Sat 20 Oct 2018

Lacy swoops as ironman stars strike early trouble

Lacy swoops as ironman stars strike early trouble

James Lacy seals breakout win in the ironman series in a race notable for the failure of stars Shannon Eckstein, Matt Bevilacqua and Ali Day to make the final

Sat 1 Sep 2018

Campbell sisters confirm Sydney relocation bombshell

Campbell sisters confirm Sydney relocation bombshell

Queensland’s loss is NSW's gain as star Aussie swimmers Cate and Bronte Campbell take to social media to confirm their move to Sydney ahead of next Olympics

Thu 30 Aug 2018

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

State comes to kids’ rescue after SOS call

ALL Queensland primary students to be taught swimming survival skills as part of an Australian-first program to start next year.

Sun 26 Aug 2018

Texts behind swim break-up revealed

Texts behind swim break-up revealed

SWIM champion Emily Seebohm has revealed text messages on ex-boyfriend Mitch Larkin’s phone turned her world upside down.

Tue 14 Aug 2018

Golden moment for gutsy Jake at Tokyo Pan Pacs

Golden moment for gutsy Jake at Tokyo Pan Pacs

Noosa swimmer fighting back from setbacks

Salty Seebohm slaps ex Larkin

Salty Seebohm slaps ex Larkin

JUST when the dust appeared to have settled on her public breakup with Mitch Larkin, swimmer Emily Seebohm took a swipe.

Mon 13 Aug 2018

Seebohm blasts ex Larkin in empowering Instagram post

Seebohm blasts ex Larkin in empowering Instagram post

Just when the dust appeared to have settled on her break-up with Mitch Larkin, swimmer Emily Seebohm has taken a not-so-subtle dig at her Australian teammate

Sun 12 Aug 2018

‘On notice’: Aussies cut US down to size

‘On notice’: Aussies cut US down to size

THEY haven’t quite smashed the Americans but golden girl Cate Campbel, believes Australia has taken the wind out of the US in rundown to the 2020 Olympics.

Titmus third woman ever to break four minutes

Titmus third woman ever to break four minutes

KATIE Ledecky may have won the battle but the shot Ariarne Titmus fired across the bow in the 400m freestyle could mean she wins the war at the Tokyo Olympics

Americans rob themselves after baffling screw-up

Americans rob themselves after baffling screw-up

AMERICA was left with red faces all around after an embarrassing own goal robbed it of a gold medal in Tokyo.

Sat 11 Aug 2018

Seebohm, Larkin open up after split

Seebohm, Larkin open up after split

EMILY Seebohm and Mitch Larkin have opened up about the difficulty of preparing for the Pan Pacs in the wake of their breakup.

Thu 9 Aug 2018

‘It sucks’: Pan Pacs shock as Chalmers misses final

‘It sucks’: Pan Pacs shock as Chalmers misses final

Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers has failed to make the final of the 200m freestyle at the Pan Pacs despite claiming the event may have been his best medal chance

Overcoming ‘greatest choke in Olympic history’

Overcoming ‘greatest choke in Olympic history’

CATE Campbell has revealed she was stuck in limbo after the Rio Olympics, not wanting to quit the sport but knowing she could not continue on the same path.

Wed 8 Aug 2018

Aussie swim star puts target on ‘special’ rival

Aussie swim star puts target on ‘special’ rival

ARIARNE Titmus announced herself to the world at the Commonwealth Games and the Australian teenager is ready to battle the most dominant force in swimming.

Tue 7 Aug 2018

McKeon powers up as Tokyo comes into view

McKeon powers up as Tokyo comes into view

A RENEWED focus on technique and strength heading into this week’s Pan Pacific championships is set to give Emma McKeon a perfect gauge of her standing two years...

Mon 6 Aug 2018

Classy Campbell eyes 100m freestyle payback

Classy Campbell eyes 100m freestyle payback

RIO redemption is still in Cate Campbell’s sights at Pan Pacs swimming titles in Tokyo despite 100m freestyle Olympic champion Penny Oleksiak’s withdrawal.

Thu 2 Aug 2018

10yo ‘Superman’ shatters Phelps Olympic record

10yo ‘Superman’ shatters Phelps Olympic record

CLARK Kent Apuada announced himself as a future swim star by taking more than a second off a 23-year-old Michael Phelps mark.

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