Caroline Wilson The exclusion of reserve rower Emma McCarthy from the competition’s headquarters outside London has emerged as another bone of contention for the Australian women’s eight on the eve of its Olympic...
In front of a roaring crowd at Eton Dorney, Kate Hornsey and Sarah Tait surged home to grab silver and the first rowing medal for Australia at the 2012 Games.
Kim Crow and Brooke Pratley placed second in the double sculls. They finished strongly to be just over a boat length behind British winners Anna Watkins and Katherine Grainger.
Caroline Wilson It was in a quiet corner of English heaven that Josh Booth's private hell went public.
Rupert Guinness Kim Crow could not think about the biggest individual race of her life - the Olympic single scull final - after crewing with Brooke Pratley to win a silver medal in the double scull.
Rupert Guinness, Dorney Lake Australian rower Kim Crow can't get enough of the physical and mental pain that top-rung athletes have to endure.
Kyle Mackey-Laws It's fast becoming one of Australia's feel-good stories from the London Olympics.
Andrew Hough THE Sports Minister, Kate Lundy, has said she would row along the Olympic course in Team GB kit after she lost a bet with her British counterpart.
One has acquired more Olympic medals than any other athlete in history. The other was knocked out of the Games after 250 seconds. But Michael Phelps and Ashley McKenzie, the 23-year-old British No.
John Huxley More than six years have passed, but Melissa Gorman still winces with pain as she recalls the first time she competed in a 10 kilometre open-water swim - on Elk Lake, Vancouver Island, in the Pan...
Adam Cooper Let's get one thing straight - the Ashes aren't up for grabs in London right now. But you wouldn't know it with all the hype.
Rupert Guinness Every day during the Olympics, Michael Craig tends his sheep as he has for 10 years. But when he hears the roar of the 26,000 crowd at the Games rowing and canoe-kayak venue, he will stop and look...
Rupert Guinness AS Australia's Olympic gold medal winning men's K41000 crew bathe in their glory, hopes are rising that they will be able to do for canoe-kayak what the Oarsome Foursome did for rowing.
Tim Barrow Almost half of Australia's athletes are expected to miss the London Olympic opening ceremony to focus on their preparations.
Samantha Lane Picture this: a British sports minister, dressed in a kookaburra-print shirt, dribbling a hockey ball through Australia House in central London.
John Huxley If you spot a bearded, balding, vaguely familiar-looking bloke marching behind the Vietnamese national flag at the Olympics opening ceremony, don't call a security guard.
Michael Gleeson IT was always a futile task to ask everyone to keep schtum in an era of mobile phones, cameras and with a cast and crew of thousands.
Caroline Wilson The leak behind the massive betting plunge on Australian flag bearer Lauren Jackson was not her roommate Liz Cambage, who kept her suspicions to herself after the two Australian basketballers...
Caroline Wilson The leak behind the massive betting plunge on Australian flag bearer Lauren Jackson was not her roommate Liz Cambage, who kept her suspicions to herself after the two Australian basketballers ...
Steer clear of the ice creams and video games. Be civil to your rivals and keep Twitter use to a minimum, writes former Olympian Steve Redgrave in this guide for athletes.