Australia have won the women's rugby sevens title in Brazil with a 24-12 victory over New Zealand.
Winning an Olympic gold medal is an even greater priority for 2016 than Test match rugby.
Melissa Breen of the ACT is the new Australian 100m record holder
Anna Meares will go into her first world track cycling championships in two years with a simple philosophy - to win.
Diving's quest for Rio 2016 glory has received a huge boost, with the recruitment of a world-class International coach and a major expansion of the sport’s High Performance program.
The international basketball federation has renewed hope the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics could stage its street-inspired 3-on-3 game.
VOLLEYBALL: Australia's prospects for the 2016 Rio Olympics have been boosted by inclusion in the 28-nation indoor volleyball World League.
OLYMPIC: In years squashed between a Summer and Winter Olympics, you get a wonderful blend of inspiration. From the slopes of Austria to the Australian shores, you don't have to look far to see Australian athletes striving for excellence. Relive the #ASPIREtoSochi #ASPIREtoNanjing #RoadtoRio magic of 2013!
AOC: The President of the AOC John Coates believes performances by Australia’s Olympic athletes have “bottomed” and results will improve as we get closer to the 2016 Rio Games.
SAILING: Fresh from coming to the rescue of his injured sister, Australia's Olympic sailing champion Nathan Outteridge wants to step up again for his country by winning gold at the 2016 Rio Olympics.