For many Australians sport is an obsession - some even call it a religion! Others just enjoy having a bit of fun while keeping fit. Our remarkable sportspeople compete in a huge variety of events including the Olympics, making Australia one of the world's most successful sporting nations. Everyone has a favourite sport they love to play or team they want to join. This collection features your favourite Olympic sports stars and events, including icons such as Ian Thorpe, Dawn Fraser, the Oarsome Foursome and Leisel Jones. They appear alongside other greats such as Casey Stoner, Lauren Jackson, Karrie Webb, and Midge Farelly Going for Gold has fascinating facts, trivia and sporting mishaps to appeal to everyone.
Number Of Pages: 192
Published: 27th June 2012
Publisher: Random House Australia
Country of Publication: AU
Edition Number: 1