ATHLETICS Australia has rejected claims of racial vilification and discrimination made by controversial 400m runner John Steffensen prior to the 2012 Olympics.
BEIJING gold medallist Matthew Mitcham has revealed he battled a methamphetamine addiction in 2011 that almost ended his career and destroyed his life.
ANNA Meares has cleaned up at the Australian cyclist of the year awards after her outstanding performances at the Olympics and world track titles.
AUSTRALIA will likely become the first nation to order its Olympians to sign a legal document stating they have no doping history.
BRETT Brown stood down as coach of the Australian men's basketball team on Monday after a four-year stint.