FORMER Merrylands girl Dani Stevens (nee Samuels) has smashed the Oceania and Australian record for the women's discus throw to win silver at the 2017 IAAF World Championships.
From back page "Historic racing is a rich man's sport, but I enjoy being the little Aussie battler and competing to win," he said.
THE Tiger Wests Little Athletics season starts on September 1 with registrations at the Asics Wests Clubhouse in Wyatt Park on Friday, August 18 and 25, from 6pm to 7.
FINISHING second in an international invitational motor race in a field of 60 might be a good result for some, but Ron Goodman sees his second place in 2016 as simply "first among the losers".
MORE than 2,300 up and coming juniors from all over Australia will converge on the Sydney Olympic Park Athletic Centre from March 14 to 18 next year for the 2018 Australian Junior Athletics Championships.
ONE of the larger dart clubs, the Merrylands RSL Darts Club play weekly mens, womens and mixed competitions but is also a very social and friendly club, says treasurer Robyn Seddon.
A PILLAR behind the scenes at the Canterbury-Bankstown District Junior Rugby League, Lana Brisenden's love of the game is obvious.
NOT nearly as daunting as a Ninja Warrior course and a lot more fun, thousands of families have already signed up to tackle the Weet-Bix Little Big Dash at the Newington Armory in Sydney Olympic Park on Sunday, August 6.
PUNCHING well above their weight, a six-member team from the Auburn Swimming Club brought home a swag of medals from NSW Metropolitan Short Course Championships at Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre (SOPAC).
THE Parramatta Eels and Wests Tigers have partnered with the Thomas Kelly Youth Foundation and the NRL to support Stay Kind Day, for their clash at ANZ Stadium on Sunday.