swimming June 25, 2022
The decision to restrict the participation of transgender swimmers at an elite level has heightened debate over fairness and inclusion, and sparked conflict between athletes and researchers alike.
swimming October 30, 2021
Born with a rare genetic disorder, Paralympian Grant ‘Scooter’ Patterson has won fans the world over for his larrikin quips and easygoing nature. Now with Tokyo medals under his belt, the swimmer is looking towards his next challenge.
swimming March 13, 2021
With disruption and doubt still surrounding the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, now scheduled to start in July 2021, can the Australian swim team stay in their lane and remain focused on the quest for gold?
swimming February 27, 2021
Where once elite athletes were encouraged to show no chinks in their armour, today’s sporting heroes are keen to share their vulnerabilities in the hope of reducing the stigma surrounding mental health challenges.
swimming February 24, 2018
Dean Summers on his plan to swim the Seven Seas in support of exploited international seafarers.
swimming April 8, 2017
Emma McKeon on her Rio Olympics triumph, her swimming pedigree and her plans for the future.
swimming June 11, 2016
Open-water swimmer Jarrod Poort’s plan to make waves in Rio.
swimming June 20, 2015
Commonwealth Games silver medallist Mack Horton on the Australian swim team’s cultural turnaround.
swimming May 9, 2015
Commonwealth Games 200-metres breaststroke gold medallist Taylor McKeown reveals her animal instincts.