Australia's Greatest Athlete in 2010

A TV sporting challenge show to find Australia's greatest athlete, sponsored by Rexona, has been running since 2009. Here are details of the second series of Rexona Australia's Greatest Athlete from 2010. Top Australian athletes from a range of sports are were chosen, with each athlete is tested in 15 challenges and the winner determined by the athlete that performs the best across all 15 tasks. See more on Australia's Greatest Athlete, and also a discussion about TV Athlete Challenges, part of the attempt to find the World's Greatest Athlete.

The Athletes

The following is the list of the eight competitors from Season 2 of Australia's greatest athlete challenge. The winner again was the reigning champion Billy Slater of Rugby League, who as the series one champion was the only athlete competing for the second time. In second place was Shannon Eckstein, who appeared again in the 2011 series. Here is the final order.

  1. Billy Slater - Rugby League.
  2. Shannon Eckstein - surf life saving Ironman
  3. James O’Connor - Rugby Union
  4. Craig Lowndes - V8 Supercars
  5. Jason Culina - Soccer player
  6. Cameron Ling - Geelong AFL player
  7. Matthew Mitcham - Diver (ex-trampoline gymnast)
  8. Wendell Sailor - Rugby Union and League

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