Feb. 2, 2021
Australia’s lone 2019 individual world champion and Tokyo Olympic hope Ariarne Titmus will be missing with a shoulder injury when 64 of the country’s top swimmers arrive on the Gold Coast.
March 20, 2020
Australia’s head swimming coach Jacco Verhaeren knows first hand that this year’s Tokyo Olympics will not be swum “on a level playing field” and has sent an impassioned and unprecedented message to the world expressing his concerns. To hold;d the Olympic Games from July 24, 2020, would he indicates, be “unfair”. Highlights and the coronavirus (COVD-19) crunch in his message to Olympic bosses.
March 2, 2020
Tony Shaw , is fuming. Silence was never golden when it came to a federation’s responsibilities to act in the interest of its athletes, suggested the chairman of the Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA) and an Australian team coach himself. And he was going to be silent no more. Pointing the finger squarely at Swimming Australia, for “sitting on its hands” and not leading the charge to get Mack Horton the 400m freestyle World title back from Sun Yang.