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Prince of pommel comes unstuck

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

NSWIS artistic gymnast Prashanth Sellathurai will have to wait until the official Olympic test event to secure his spot at the 2012 Olympic Games after missing out on automatic qualification at the 2011 FIG World Championships in Tokyo.

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Strong start in Stockholm

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

The 2011 FINA Swimming World Cup kicked off in style over the weekend in Stockholm, Sweden, with three NSWIS athletes coming away with medals.

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NSWIS connects with the Far West

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

From the Far West Academy of Sport:

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Mixed fortunes for Australia

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

The Australian Kookaburras and Hockeyroos have experienced mixed fortunes at the 2011 Oceania Cup, with both sides looking to improve ahead of next year’s Olympic Games.

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Fearnley takes Chicago by storm

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

NSWIS wheelchair track & road athlete Kurt Fearnley has claimed his fourth Chicago Marathon after a stirring performance overnight in the Windy City.

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McKeons shine in Singapore

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

NSWIS swimmers David and Emma McKeon were the shining stars at the Singapore leg of the 2011 FINA World Cup as the duo picked up three gold and two bronze between them at the two day meet.

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Fearnley second in New York

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

NSWIS athlete Kurt Fearnley finished second at the 2011 New York Marathon overnight, taking silver in the men’s wheelchair division after overcoming a mechanical issue.

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Paralympic qualifying on track

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

The Australian wheelchair rugby team and men’s and women’s wheelchair basketball teams have all take huge steps towards qualification for the 2012 London Paralympic Games over the weekend.

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Steelers look to London

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

The Australian men’s wheelchair rugby team, the Steelers, has secured a spot at the 2012 London Paralympic Games after crushing Japan in the final of the Asia-Oceania qualifying tournament in Korea.

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McKeon motors to victory in Beijing

Posted on December 15, 2011 by

Emma McKeon to impress overnight at the Beijing leg of the 2011 FINA World Cup, picking up a gold medal on the opening night of competition.

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