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Jessica Crisp of Australia competes in the RS:X Women's Sailing on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Weymouth Harbour on July 31, 2012 in Weymouth, England.

SAILING: The International Sailing Federation has done a complete 360 on its decision to scrap windsurfing at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Anna Meares (L) of Australia celebrates winning the Gold medal ahead of Victoria Pendleton of Great Britain in the Women's Sprint Track Cycling Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 7, 2012 in London, England.

Australian track cycling star Anna Meares has confirmed that she is aiming for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Doping centre in China

Australia will likely become the first nation to order its Olympians to sign a legal document stating they have no doping history in a landmark move athletes say will flush out drug cheats.

Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates speaks at the Australian Olympic Committee 2012 Olympic Games team flag bearer announcement at the Stratford Westfield Southern Lounge on July 26, 2012 in London, England.

Members of the Australian Olympic Team will be asked to sign a statutory declaration saying they have no doping history under a new proposal put forward by the President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates.

AOC President John Coates (R) speaks to the media as The Minister for Sport Mark Arbib (L) looks on during the AOC Annual General Meeting at Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre on May 14, 2011 in Sydney, Australia.

RUGBY SEVENS: The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) congratulates The Honourable Mark Arbib on his review into the governance of the Australian Rugby Union (ARU).

Silver medallists Olivia Price, Nina Curtis and Lucinda Whitty celebrate on the podium following the Women's Elliott 6m WMR Sailing on Day 15 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Weymouth & Portland Venue at Weymouth Harbour on August 11, 2012 in Weymouth, England.

SAILING: The Australian cricket team, the Wallabies and a leading AFL club have held talks with Olympic sailing team boss Peter Conde in a bid to try and learn the secrets of his unprecedented success.

Kim Crow on her way to bronze in the women's single sculls final on day 8 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Eton Dorney. Crow also won silver in the double scull.

AOC: The new chair of the AOC Athletes’ Commission, Kim Crow, says the group will focus on athlete behaviour and look at ways to lift standards heading into the 2016 Rio Olympics and beyond.

Jessica Crisp of Australia competes in the Women's RS:X class medal race held at the Qingdao Olympic Sailing Center during day 12 of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

Australian sailing chiefs admit they are surprised by a decision to dump windsurfing from the 2016 Rio Olympics and replace it with the relatively new sport of kitesurfing.

General views across Green Park the venue for London 2012 Equestria on June 29, 2011 in London, England.

Lord Sebastian Coe has declared London is in “good shape” almost one year out from the start of the Olympic Games.

Lornah Kiplagat of the Netherlands leads the field along Copacabana Beach during the 2008 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Rio de Janerio, Brazil.

IOC officials left Rio de Janeiro impressed by preparations for the 2016 Olympics, saying the city had made great strides on infrastructure projects for the games and beyond.