Nicola McDermott jumps to a record-breaking Olympic silver

Posted on August 7, 2021 by

NSWIS scholarship holder Nicola McDermott has won a silver medal in the Tokyo 2020 women’s high jump event, breaking her own national record and becoming just the second Australian woman to have won an Olympic high jump medal.

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Record swimming golds for Australian women

Posted on August 1, 2021 by

In the final session of swimming events at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Emma McKeon won gold in the 50m freestyle before joining NSWIS scholarship holder Cate Campbell as part of the Olympic record-breaking women’s 4×100 medley relay team to finish the meet with another gold for Australia.

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Gold and bronze for Australia’s 100m freestyle women

Posted on July 30, 2021 by

Wollongong-born Emma McKeon has triumphed in an epic women’s 100m freestyle final with NSWIS scholarship holder Cate Campbell taking home a well-deserved bronze.

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NSW trap shooters take aim in Tokyo

Posted on July 28, 2021 by

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics men’s trap shooting event got underway on Wednesday with the first day of qualification taking place at the Asaka Shooting Range.

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