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Jon Tuxworth is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra teenager Jackson Frew has wasted no time proving himself in mountain biking's top level, claiming third in the junior men's final at the first round of the World Cup downhill in France.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Gunners coach Shaun McEachin insists a less than ideal pre-season was no excuse for their lacklustre performance in a season-opening 97-57 SEABL road loss to Albury-Wodonga on Saturday night.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra's Alison Bai has set her sights on boosting her ranking enough to earn direct entry into next year's Australian Open playoffs after winning the ACT Open singles title at Lyneham on Saturday.
Jon Tuxworth His oldest brother may be battling to win back his NRL spot, but Nicholas Cornish became the next playmaker off the family's production line with an encouraging first grade debut in Goulburn's 36-22...
Jon Tuxworth Canberra coach Carrie Graf insists the WNBL can co-exist with football codes if it returns to a winter season.
Jon Tuxworth Stamina and endurance will be put to the test when competitors compete in the Mont 24-hour Mountain Bike Race at Kowen Forest, the largest even of its kind in the country.
Jon Tuxworth Basketball Australia is seeking to emulate netball and pay for free-to-air coverage as it looks to avoid a TV blackout for the Women's National Basketball League next season.
Jon Tuxworth Weston Creek Molonglo veteran Cade Brown has played with Test tweaker Nathan Lyon, but he endorsed Blake Dean as the most complete teammate he's seen after his match-winning display in the Douglas...
Jon Tuxworth Canberra hurdler Lauren Wells' emotions went from despair to pure joy after booking a world championships berth when her time was adjusted at the Melbourne World Challenge on Saturday.
Jon Tuxworth Defending champions Arawang have had an early reminder their title defence won't be plain sailing after they were shocked 44-43 by South Canberra in the first round of the state league netball...
Jon Tuxworth The ACT Orienteering League will use the season opener on Sunday at West Stromlo to farewell defending titleholder Lizzie Ingham.
Jon Tuxworth Single Gaze doesn't race in the Golden Slipper until Saturday, but two of its owners already have reason to celebrate after their runner Without A Shadow booked a place in the Country Championships...
Jon Tuxworth Canberra trainer Nick Olive admits it's yet to sink in he has finally graduated to racing's big stage, adamant 50-1 roughie Single Gaze can defy the odds and win the $3.
Jon Tuxworth He's forged a lofty reputation on the big stage, but Nick Kyrgios faces his first real test in his bid to translate Grand Slam success onto the ATP Tour against world no.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra Capitals veteran Jess Bibby has revealed a simple half hour shoot around with coach Carrie Graf helped convince her to abort her retirement plans with the WNBL games record at her mercy.
Jon Tuxworth Canberra golfer Nikki Campbell's future in the game is clouded with uncertainty after confirming she is expecting her first child in August.
Jon Tuxworth ACT coach Laing Harrow is confident his side can dominate for a few years yet after it secured a fifth straight national softball championship by thrashing NSW in the final at Brisbane on Saturday.
Jon Tuxworth A little bundle of joy for Tommy Berry is helping ease his family's pain.
Jon Tuxworth Yass Magpies will spend at least one more year in the Canberra Raiders Cup wilderness.
Jon Tuxworth Queen of the track Gai Waterhouse rates Sunday's Black Opal Stakes field the strongest she has seen in years.