All posts tagged world championships

Gold a weight off Yates’ shoulders at Worlds

Leora Yates showed mental strength is just as important as physical strength when winning her second straight World Masters Weightlifting Championships title in Montreal, Canada on August 24.

One final foray for brilliant Besser

Veteran masters ironman and triathlete Michael Besser is preparing for his last international event, the Ironman World Championships in Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, this weekend.

Yates raises the Bar-celona

Leora Yates won a gold medal for Australia at the 2018 International Weightlifting Federation's Masters World Championships late last month.

Yudelman qualifies for Ironman 70.3 Worlds

Maccabi NSW triathletes Brett Yudelman and Paul Ephron competed in the 2018 Cairns Asia Pacific Ironman 70.3 Championships, a world championships qualifying event.

Rocky road to aerobic gymnastics worlds

Deborah Greenbaum's road to representing Australia at last week's Aerobic Gymnastics World Championships in Portugal was marked with obstacles she found a way to overcome.

Jewish triathletes qualify for world titles

Five Jewish triathletes have been chosen to represent Australia at the International Triathlon Championship World Titles on the Gold Coast in September.

Fox named NSW’s best athlete

Two-time canoe slalom Olympic Games medallist Jessica Fox was named Athlete of the Year at the inaugural NSW Champions of Sport Awards in Sydney on November 27, capping off another highly successful year on the rapids.

Solomon returns to world stage

Taking his mark for Australia in the men’s 400m heats at the World Athletics Championships in London on August 5 was a milestone moment in the context of Steven Solomon’s running career.

Australia reaches finals of Asia Pacific champs

AFTER five wins and one loss during the tournament, the Australian lacrosse team faced Japan in the grand finals of the 2017 Under-23 Asia Pacific (ASPAC) Lacrosse Championships in South Korea over the weekend.

Fox sisters shine at canoe Australian Open

IT was a classy sister act at the 2017 Canoe Slalom Australian Open in Penrith last weekend, with Jewish siblings Jessica and Noemie Fox coming first and second in the women’s C1 (single canoe) final.