Sally Pearson can't wait to step out of her comfort zone and take on many of the world's fastest women when she doubles up at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.
 
Olympic 400m finalist Steve Solomon had not competed on home soil for two years but it was worth the wait to watch him blitz the nation’s best 400m runners to win his third national title in Melbourne tonight.
 
It's one of the more bizarre preparations but Mel Breen’s focus leading into the Commonwealth Games trials has involved eating as much as possible.
 
Heptathlete Sophie Stanwell confirmed her ticket to Glasgow with a fighting first Australian title at Lakeside Stadium in Albert Park yesterday.
 
Australian hammer throwers Tim Driesen and Lara Nielsen are off to Glasgow for the Commonwealth Games after winning the national titles at Lakeside Stadium last night.
 
Surgery on both ankles late last year appears to have finally fixed the lower leg problems that have plagued Olympic and world championship long jump silver medallist Mitchell Watt for two years.