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Let the fun begin: Titmus and Ledecky finally set to collide

Let the fun begin: Titmus and Ledecky finally set to collide

Katie Ledecky has come to win, while Ariarne Titmus says she had never felt so relaxed. On Monday, the wait is over as they meet in the 400m freestyle final.

  • by Phil Lutton and Tom Decent

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‘That is really spectacular’: Mother’s pride at Campbell sisters’ success

‘That is really spectacular’: Mother’s pride at Campbell sisters’ success

From the comfort of her living room in Brisbane, flanked by the mother and father of their coach, Jenny Campbell cheered home Bronte and Cate on a memorable first day of finals.

  • by Tom Decent
Fresh faces and familiar stars ensure relay odyssey continues in Tokyo

Fresh faces and familiar stars ensure relay odyssey continues in Tokyo

Australia’s majestic women’s 4x100m freestyle relay team were overwhelming favourites but still stunned the world with a record-crushing performance in Tokyo.

  • by Phil Lutton
Smith’s cold, lonely swim to Australia’s first medal

Smith’s cold, lonely swim to Australia’s first medal

Brendon Smith celebrated his 21st birthday while the Australian team was in training camp in Queensland and has now come of age in his sport’s toughest race.

  • by Chip Le Grand
A year ago, Jack McLoughlin almost gave up. Today he’s a silver medallist

A year ago, Jack McLoughlin almost gave up. Today he’s a silver medallist

When the Olympics were postponed, the distance swimmer found a new passion outside of the water.

  • by Phil Lutton
‘A thing of beauty’: How do you build the perfect swimmer?

‘A thing of beauty’: How do you build the perfect swimmer?

Power dives and snappy tumble turns – elite swimmers work hard to hone these “skills”, and there’s their stroke. What are their secrets?

  • by Phil Lutton
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Dolphins out of the blocks fast to set up huge first day of finals

Dolphins out of the blocks fast to set up huge first day of finals

Some new faces and big names all fired for the Australians as they put the writing on the wall on the first night of competition at the Olympic pool.

  • by Phil Lutton
‘One hell of a race’: Titmus, Ledecky prepare for an Olympic epic

‘One hell of a race’: Titmus, Ledecky prepare for an Olympic epic

The tactics will be crucial as Australia’s Ariarne Titmus challenges American great Katie Ledecky in a 400m freestyle showdown two years in the making.

  • by Phil Lutton
The 10 Australian swimmers you must know about at the Tokyo Games

The 10 Australian swimmers you must know about at the Tokyo Games

Australia has medal prospects all over the Tokyo pool. Here are some of the key names as the Olympic program prepares to roar into life over the weekend.

  • by Phil Lutton
‘We only take the best’: The video to inspire the Dolphins in Tokyo

‘We only take the best’: The video to inspire the Dolphins in Tokyo

This is the spine-tingling montage, narrated by coaching legend Lawrie Laurence, that will set the scene for Australia’s assault on the Olympic pool in Tokyo.

  • by Phil Lutton
Campbell says team can fire under pressure as star scratches key event

Campbell says team can fire under pressure as star scratches key event

Cate Campbell is convinced the drama of the 2019 World Championships has steeled the Australians for Tokyo, while Kaylee McKeown has made a key call on her meet.

  • by Phil Lutton