Generally, if a team drops into a competition at late notice, they don’t expect to do well, let alone take away the gold and silver medals, but Defence teams did exactly that at the Queensland Volleyball State Championship.
Royal Australian Navy sailors starred with the bat and ball during a tour of the United Kingdom by the men's and women's combined services cricket team last month.
HMAS Choules outclassed a swag of other Navy sides to win the annual Patrons Cup Rugby League Competition in late July at Cronulla Sharks League Club in Sydney.
After winning some significant trophies in the local sailing club competition at the end of the 2015-16 season, the Creswell Albatross Sailing Club is gearing up for the 2016-17 season.
A team of 23 Navy Nordic Skiing and Biathlon members mustered near Mount Hotham in Victoria to undertake skiing and shooting training activities as part of Exercise COOLSHOT16.
Two members of the Royal Australian Navy have been selected to represent Australia at the ITU Triathlon World Championships in Cozumel, Mexico, on 11-18 September.
HMAS Success took to the field of sports diplomacy recently, playing a keenly fought game of soccer and two games of volleyball against members of the Royal Malaysian Navy during a visit to Langkawi, Malaysia.
A hastily put-together team of underdogs has won the 2016 Oberon Shield basketball competition, held at All Sorts Fitness and Wellbeing Centre in Alexandria, Sydney, recently.
Commander David Graham will compete in the most demanding and extreme footrace in the world this month, held in Death Valley National Park, California, USA.
HMAS Albatross took top spot at the recent Navy East Coast touch football championships for the second year running.