When Royal Australian Navy officer Lieutenant Rowan Walker crossed the finish line in eleventh place in the Gold Coast Airport Marathon in early July he became the Australian Marathon National Champion for 2014.
Supercharged sports master Petty Officer Kristian Weldon lead the charge this week to promote physical training with a difference through HMAS Cairns's first 'Amazing Race'.
A picture perfect Sydney winters day on Friday 4 July at Henson Park, Marrickville saw the inaugural Rugby League Test match between Navy and the Royal Marines.
For the third consecutive year West Coast Eagles and Sydney Swans will compete for the HMAS Sydney II Memorial Trophy during an AFL premiership round at Patersons Stadium in Fremantle. The match commemorates the battle of HMAS Sydney II and the German Raider Kormoran where 645 members of Sydney II’s ship’s company lost their lives.
With a blast of a whistle on a humid afternoon in Lumut, Malaysia on the 6 of June 2014, an effort to develop international relations kicked off between the navies of Australia and Malaysia.
A new milestone was achieved at the Australian Services Rugby Championships (ASRC) last week when Navy fielded a full women's fifteen for the first time in more than a decade.
The annual Royal New Zealand Navy Inter-Ship Hockey Tournament was held on May 28, at North Harbour Hockey Stadium, in Auckland, New Zealand. HMAS Choules was alongside Auckland for a port visit, so the ship’s company was invited to participate in the event.
New Squadron 725 personnel took time out of their hectic schedules to compete in an exhibition game of Australian Rules Football on a very warm Saturday in Florida recently.
HMAS Cerberus based Leading Seaman Physical Trainer Drew Thornton has been kicking goals steadily and is now scoring a dream come true. Most young lads only dream of playing with the big leagues, but Leading Seaman Thornton is stepping into the fray after being selected to represent Victoria at the 2014 NRL Affiliated States Championships to be played at Coopers Stadium Adelaide.
HMAS Coonawarra recently held the 25th iteration of the Petras Memorial Trophy Cross Country race.