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Two more Tasmanians to race for gold as JackJumpers get emotional

Ben Hann
Brian Allen
July 9 2024 - 1:58pm
Stewart McSweyn, 29, will compete in his second Olympic Games. Picture by Athletics Australia
Stewart McSweyn, 29, will compete in his second Olympic Games. Picture by Athletics Australia

It has been an emotional week for Tasmania's Olympic hopefuls as Australia's basketball and athletics teams were named.

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Ben Hann

Ben Hann

Digital Sport Journalist

A passionate sports lover, devoted to writing detailed stories about the best people and sporting events that Launceston has to offer. Follow me on Twitter at @BenHann6 or email me at ben.hann@austcommunitymedia.com.au for any stories.

Brian Allen

Brian Allen

Sports Journalist

Passionate about covering all sports from Ultimate Frisbee through to the latest footy and netball updates. Started at The Examiner in January 2022. Was part of the Warrnambool Standard's sports team which won the 2019 AFL Victoria Best Print/Online coverage for a daily newspaper. Got a story? Email: brian.allen@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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