Aussie Olympic community share their #OlympicDayGoals progress
After it's launch on 1 June, the #OlympicDayGoals campaign is in full swing, with athletes, sports and fans pledging goals and sharing their progress ahead of Olympic Day on June 23.
Paddle Australia's Alyce Wood shared her newfound ukelele skills, while Aly Bull practiced her football tekkers.
Cat McArthur tried some handstand walking and junior paddler Jenaya Massie challenged herself with doing 16 consecutive chin-ups.
Kayaker Jaime Roberts dusted off her piano and committed to learning Beethoven's, 'Fur Elise.'
Australia's WAIS athletes also shared their pledges on Instagram which ranged from yoga to puppy push-ups, and from juggling to cooking arancini!
#InsideWAIS Athletes take on the @ausolympicteam #OlympicDayGoals Challenge • @emilyrogers98 • @mattwearn1995 • @jaimeroberts90 • @tim_putt • @sophiejadeross • @jamiedwyer01 • @hannah_cross_ • @chels_e_bosch • @niajerwood • @amie.thompson • @tess.hosking • @ellyarngranland_ • @caityparkerr • @misslauracoles
Aerial Skier David Morris pledged to perfect the planche by June 23, a goal that five-year-old Sam also set himself to master.
This is Sam (5) he accepts the @AUSOlympicTeam #OlympicDayGoals Challenge! The goal he will achieve by Olympic Day is tuck planche (he calls it tuck bunny) for 15 seconds. I challenge Uncle Ethan @mrs.caitybutler, Spencer @laneway_life and Acre @the.small.folk to set their own #OlympicDayGoals, and together we can celebrate our achievements on 23 June. #olympicday2020 #zgcburnie
Little Sam wasn't the only young gun setting himself some #OlympicDayGoals, with St Joseph's Barcaldine school pledging some educational, artistic and sporting goals.
Four-year-old gymnast Ivy, also set herself a goal of pike climbing six feet by June 23.
Haven’t touch a rope in over 8weeks 😅 but it was my favourite thing to do at gym so to get back into it I accept the @AUSOlympicTeam #OlympicDayGoals Challenge! The goal I will achieve by Olympic Day is Pike climb 6ft. This is my starting point today....lots of room for practice and improvement over the next 23 days. I challenge @tinyellatumbles @upside_down_lilly @sunny_gymnast @pipers_gymstagram to set their own #OlympicDayGoals, and together we can celebrate our achievements on 23 June.
Dual Olympic Champion Cate Campbell teamed up with Sunrise presenter, Mark Beretta, to get acquainted with some Japanese calligraphy ahead of Tokyo 2020 next year.
Seoul 1988 Olympic cyclist Julie Speight set herself the impressive goal of riding 30km in one go for the first time since having a rod inserted into her leg.
Plus WA's Artistic Swimmers have set themselves a team challenge of passing a chair over as many lane ropes as possible.
The WA @artisticswimmingaus athletes have been hard at work on their #OlympicDayGoals - to pass a chair over as many lane ropes as possible 👏👏 How are you going with your goal? You can still pledge your #OlympicDayGoals to achieve by #OlympicDay2020 on 23 June! Find out more via the 🔗 in our bio
While Diving Australia's Annabelle Smith set a goal of completing a press to handstand without jumping.
Find out more about #OlympicDayGoals at
Pledge your own goal on social media, tagging #OlympicDayGoals and @AUSOlympicTeam, and encourage your family and friends to set their own goals to achieve by 23 June.