Peter Hanlon

Peter Hanlon

Peter Hanlon has worked at The Age since 1995, initially as deputy sports editor, subsequently as editor of the Saturday and Sunday Age sports sections, and since 2007 as a senior sports writer. He writes extensively on the AFL, and has also covered the Beijing Olympics and Delhi Commonwealth Games.

In the twilight zone, but ageless Gauci is still living the dream

Peter Hanlon A STRANGE feeling came over Darren Gauci on Tuesday. More than 30 years into his riding career, he got out of the car, hauled his gear through a racecourse gate, looked around and realised, ''I've...

Horse Racing

Emotions on a razor's edge as jockeys ply trade

Peter-Hanlon-sport-dinks

Peter Hanlon A jockeys' room on a group 1 race day has a little bit of everything, and then some.