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Robins, Dunross and Martin named in Australian Sailing Hall of Fame

Robins, Dunross and Martin named in Australian Sai...

The Australian Sailing Hall of Fame acknowledges exceptional performance and contribution at the highest level by an individual or a team, both past and present, and covers all dis
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Sydney 2000: Day 9, Tuesday 27 October

Sydney 2000: Day 9, Tuesday 27 October

Gliders go down fighting while Australia leads the fleet home on Sydney Harbour   Australia’s women’s wheelchair basketball team, the Gliders, progressed through the group s
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Sydney 2000: Day 8, Monday 26 October

Sydney 2000: Day 8, Monday 26 October

‘The Cheetah’ officially becomes the world’s fastest   Lisa Llorens – known as ‘the cheetah’ because of her affection for the majestic animals and her ability t
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Sydney 2000: Day 7, Sunday 25 October

Sydney 2000: Day 7, Sunday 25 October

The painful wait that ended in glory  Three months before the Sydney Paralympics, Julie Higgins’ hip pain returned with a vengeance. However, after a 16-year break from the spor
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Sydney 2000: Day 6, Saturday 24 October

Sydney 2000: Day 6, Saturday 24 October

Boomerangs and Belles go down, but gold rush continues   Australia’s intellectual disability basketball side had much to be proud of in Sydney. In their pool matches, despite
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The Moment That Made The CEO Weep

The Moment That Made The CEO Weep

This article originally appeared in the Sydney 2000 20-year anniversary addition of the Australian Paralympian magazine – download your copy today (PDF, 6,526KB). Sitting in
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