Ex-swimming star Geoff Huegill has made a public apology after being allegedly caught with cocaine at Sydney's Randwick races on Saturday.
Samantha Lane TWO disturbing reports into a dysfunctional Olympic swimming team devoid of leadership in London last year will see athletes found guilty of abusing prescription drugs and bullying exposed and hit...
Peter FitzSimons Ian Thorpe is gay, you say? He’s apparently “come out” in his interview with Michael Parkinson on Channel Ten on Sunday night? Gay, you say?
Michael Klim has rejected claims Australia's greatest Olympian Ian Thorpe could have been greater if he had come out while competing.
Malcolm Knox So Mark Spitz thinks Ian Thorpe may have been an even greater swimmer if he had come out earlier. It’s an interesting theory, and begs a question: Why only seven gold medals, Mr Spitz? What...
Rachel Olding Former Australian swimmer Geoff Huegill and his publicist wife Sara Hill have pleaded guilty to cocaine possession.
Adrian Proszenko Ian Thorpe's confidante, Deidre Anderson, predicts the champion swimmer will conquer his demons and eventually be in a position to help other athletes adjust to post-sport life.
Megan Levy Olympic gold medallist Grant Hackett has denied claims by his manager that he is entering rehab for an addiction to prescription sleeping drugs, saying instead that he had travelled to the US for a...
Peter FitzSimons When Kim Beazley became the Opposition Leader nigh on two decades ago, the great Labor identity Graham Freudenberg commented that he was “the first ALP leader since Ben Chifley not afflicted by a...
Swimming legend slams Stilnox Six's punishment, saying Australia's infamous London Olympic men's 4x100m freestyle relay team should have copped a two-year ban.
David Sygall Australian swimming is out to make a splash for the right reasons.
A group of Olympic swimmers who took sleeping drugs and "pranked" their female colleagues in a bonding ritual ahead of the London games have avoided further punishment from the Australian Olympic...
WHEN Matthew Mitcham missed out on a place in the Olympic diving finals in August, the whole country witnessed his disappointment.
Adrian Proszenco AN AUSTRALIAN Olympic medal-winning swimmer has revealed she refused her coach's instructions to take a vitamin injection for fear it contained illegal performance-enhancing substances.
Stathi Paxinos The fundamental culture of the Australian swimming team that flopped badly at last year's London Olympic Games has been heavily criticised by a second report.
Samantha Lane THE Australian Olympic Committee will investigate, and is prepared to financially sanction, the swimmers accused of breaching the team agreement in London.
Jonathan Swan The head coach of the Australian swimming team, Leigh Nugent, says he only discovered after the London Olympics that his swimmers were getting drunk and abusing prescription drugs during the Games.
Richard Hinds Not long ago Australian swimmers were beacons of athletic supremacy and models of wholesome virtue.
Samantha Lane and Scott Spits A report reviewing the leadership in Australia's swimming team has slammed a "toxic" culture which saw swimmers abuse prescription drugs, alcohol and curfews during last year's London Olympics.
Samantha Lane Athletes found guilty of abusing prescription drugs and bullying will face significant fines.