Ironman champion Ky Hurst and long-distance swimmer Melissa Gorman have been named as the 2008 Olympic open water swimming team.
Grant Hackett has expressed disappointment at speculation about his physical condition just three months out from the Beijing Games.
Tom Wald Beijing-bound Ky Hurst hasn't accused the camera of lying in the unflattering photos of Grant Hackett - but says they didn't tell the full story either.
Tom Wald Grant Hackett has been sensationally disqualified from the 10km Olympic qualifying event after being chewed up and spat out in a "vicious" race in Seville.
Queensland's Melissa Gorman qualified for the Olympic Games with a 25th place finish in the FINA World 10km Open Water Championships in Seville, Spain.
Tom Wald Swimmer Grant Hackett's says winning the 10km event is equally important as the Olympic 1500m freestyle crown.
By Tom Wald Grant Hackett's dream of collecting double gold at the Beijing Olympics is steadily becoming a reality following his barnstorming performance in the 10km.
By Tom Wald Grant Hackett has told former rival Kieren Perkins to back him and not question his massive workload in the lead up to next year's Beijing Olympics.
By Tom Wald Craig Stevens has predicted seasoned open water campaigners to employ rough-house tactics on pool swimmers such as himself and Grant Hackett on Saturday.