IOC vice-president, Australian John Coates, says preparations for the Rio Olympics are on track.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission saw solid progress being made during its eighth visit to the 2016 host city.
BASKETBALL: If Patty Mills, Joe Ingles, Dante Exum and Aron Baynes get to stand on the medal podium at next year's Rio Olympics they may think back to a quiet dinner they shared.
GOLF: Karrie Webb knows she can't turn back the tide but she's working harder to keep up with the rising wave of young golf talent. And the Rio Olympics is a major goal of hers.
Brazil will enjoy five days of non-stop partying, after Rio de Janeiro's Carnival officially opened.
Michael Scott is finishing as Swimming Australia Director of Performance to take up the role of CEO with Rowing Australia.
Woolworths, the fresh food people, have signed on to be the Official Supermarket of the Australian Olympic Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
RIO 2016: The Rio 2016 Organising Committee has launched its ticket programme, revealing more information about how the 7.5 million tickets will be sold.
Former national champion Courtney Atkinson has ended a two-year sabbatical in a bid to become the first Australian triathlete to contest three Olympics.
CYCLING: Peta Mullens showed her future could be on the road rather than the dirt and Heinrich Haussler was so happy in green and gold, as the Road Cycling Nationals at Buninyong in Victoria concluded with the gruelling and exciting road race events.