Tuesday Mar 4
Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer
The Week That Was: Five Things You Might Have Missed Last Week
PHOENIX, Arizona, March 4. WE had a few records broken, some new records that are set to be broken and a star swimmer recognized for her record-setting performances.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Former Olympic champ Hackett to enter rehab in US
Former Olympic swimming champion Grant Hackett has flown to the United States to undergo treatment for an addiction to the sleeping medication Stilnox.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Swimming Australia says it's back in the swim
After nearly 18 months of upheaval Swimming Australia is about to release a plan aimed at restoring public confidence, luring increased investment and putting the nation back among the pacesetters.
Ian Thorpe's Swiss hideaway
CROWDS are gathering and the waterproof mascara is being passed around in readiness for tonight's Mardi Gras with spirits high despite the rain.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Grant Hackett's ex wife Candice Alley fears for their twins
'I am devastated': Grant Hackett's ex wife Candice Alley fears for their four-year-old twins after Olympian lost their son and wandered around casino half naked She has famously stayed tight lipped over her split from Olympic champion Grant Hackett, but now Candice Alley has broken her two-year public silence following the athlete's dash to rehab.
Guys sink while girls stay in swim
LIFE after swimming has left the likes of Ian Thorpe and Grant Hackett floundering, but Australia's golden girls have taken a shine to new careers post-pool.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Bond with rivals proved a bitter pill, says James Magnussen
James Magnussen has revealed the dog-eat-dog nature of elite swimming was a reason the Australian relay team at the London Olympics used the sleeping tablet Stilnox at a controversial bonding session in the pre-Games camp at Manchester.
Hackett's luxury rehab crash pad
FALLEN swimming star Grant Hackett is believed to be preparing to go into the same US rehab clinic where Ben Cousins sought help.
Swimming can sink even the strongest
When Kim Beazley became the Opposition Leader nigh on two decades ago, the great Labor identity Graham Freudenberg commented that he was "the first ALP leader since Ben Chifley not afflicted by a gross personality disorder".
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Groin injury shelves Perkins for 6 weeks
The team said Perkins was injured during the third quarter on Feb. 20 against the Miami Heat, and he did not play Sunday against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Canberra Mornings Live: Wednesday February 26
US medical researchers say a rare and mysterious polio-like illness may have afflicted up to 25 children in California, several of whom have suffered limb paralysis.
The curse of the Sydney 2000 Olympics: Grant Hackett only the latest...
California drought laid bare: Photos show how reservoir is almost COMPLETELY dry as NASA is brought in to help deal with crisis Silent killer who raped and murdered 15-year-old takes two deep breaths and closes his eyes as he becomes Missouri's fourth inmate to be executed in four months 'I think about the smell, the stench and the bad things': ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Sport and Stilnox: tracing the link
Grant Hackett's father says there is "no doubt" his son is in denial over the treatment he needs and he is not coping with being "alone".
Former Olympic champ Hackett to enter rehab in US
By JEFF BARNARD Associated Press For Cherie Lash Rhoades, an appeals hearing was her last chance to keep her small house on a tiny American Indian reservation in the high desert of northeastern... By JEFF BARNARD Associated Press The ousted leader of a small American Indian tribe in northeastern California wore a bulletproof vest to her first court ... (more)
Grant Hackett enters rehab: Australian swimmer seeks treatment for...
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Grant Hackett flies to USA to seek treatment for prescription drug addiction
Unmasked: Banker who ran Goldman Sachs insider Twitter gossip account so popular it sparked internal inquiry... who actually lives in Texas and has never worked for them 'American dominance in the seas, sky and space can no longer be taken for granted,' admits Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel as he slashes Army to smallest size in 74 YEARS So that's ... (more)
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Family health crisis for distressed former Olympic swimming star...
The family crisis behind Grant Hackett's distress: Olympic swimming star's father is seriously ill and has had 'major surgery' A family health crisis is behind the flight of distressed Olympic swimming star Grant Hackett to the Gold Coast, following dramatic scenes in which he was filmed wearing a singlet over his private parts and wandering ... (more)
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Warnie's got blonde ambition
A GANG of about 20 teenagers set upon a 14-year-old boy, slashing him four times with a blade, in the latest bout of knife violence to strike Melbourne.
Rush Hour: The stories you need to know today
THIS morning, former Olympic swimmer Grant Hackett has endured a night of panic in Melbourne.
Shirtless Hackett in casino panic
THE declaration of a "state of emergency" for the out-of-control Morwell mine fire is unnecessary, Victoria's health minister says.