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David Polkinghorne is a sports reporter at The Canberra Times.
David Polkinghorne She may not have won the Olympic gold medal she desperately wanted, but Caroline Buchanan has inspired a new generation of BMX bandits in the ACT.
David Polkinghorne Canberra's Nathan Hart has spent the past month rubbing shoulders with Australian cycling royalty and hopes training every day alongside Anna Meares and Shane Perkins will help get him to where he...
David Polkinghorne Alicia Coutts says the Australian swimming team's much-maligned culture was ''so much better'' last year.
David Polkinghorne Caroline Buchanan becomes only the second woman to win two world championships in the same year.
David Polkinghorne Former Swimming Australia head coach Leigh Nugent knows coaching jobs ''end up in tears''.
David Polkinghorne Riding a mountain bike around a muddy, cold Mt Stromlo for 24 hours isn't really Bec Henderson's thing, but the event's vibe will ensure she spends a big chunk of this weekend at the Australian 24...
David Polkinghorne The only familiar things waiting for Canberra United recruit Ariane Hingst in Newcastle are some friends and the beaches.
David Polkinghorne Their superstar is out ''indefinitely'' and their coach has flown home on the eve of the game, but the Canberra Capitals are confident they have the right people in place to cover the two big losses.
David Polkinghorne It's a far cry from racing in front of 20,000 at an Olympic Games, but Canberra mountain biker Bec Henderson is still excited about competing at the national championships at Stromlo this weekend.
David Polkinghorne Former Australian head coach said disastrous London Olympics campaign was a ''long time coming''.
David Polkinghorne Canberra's Patty Mills believes he's now ready to lead an NBA team after his heroics at the Olympics Games.
David Polkinghorne Canberra United's star striker Michelle Heyman wants a few days on her own before she decides her W-League future.
David Polkinghorne Canberra BMX star Caroline Buchanan knows she's the fastest female rider in the world, but she also knows that doesn't guarantee her a gold medal at this year's London Olympic Games - she will also...
David Polkinghorne Under-siege swimmer Kenrick Monk has defended his controversial photo with Nick D’Arcy as ‘‘just a bit of fun’’ after the pair met with Swimming Australia officials in Brisbane today.
David Polkinghorne The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) should reverse its punishment of controversial swimmers Kenrick Monk and Nick D'Arcy despite the pair being a couple of ''dickheads'', swimming icon Laurie...
David Polkinghorne If Cycling Australia wants to know how cyclist Chloe Hosking will handle the London road race course, it only needs to check its email.
Chris Dutton, David Polkinghorne The Australian Institute of Sport claims there's no need to quarantine its athletes just 36 days out from the Olympic Games despite admitting some may be at a ''high risk'' to a contagious outbreak...