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Erika Ropati-Frost competing at the Arnold International in Melbourne on 14 March 2015.

Erika Ropati-Frost broke three national records on her way to victory in the Arnold Weightlifting Classic in Melbourne

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 01: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (C), Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes (R) and International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (L) gather while inaugurating the new Rio 450 tunnel, on the 450th anniversary of the founding of Rio de Janeiro, on March 1, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The tunnel is part of an urbanization project ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Rio marks its 450th anniversary today and is celebrating the event with a yearlong series of events including concerts, exhibitions, historical tours, soccer matches, fireworks displays and other activities. The ''Marvelous City'' was founded in 1565 by the Portuguese and was the seat of power of the Portuguese Empire in the 19th century before serving as the capital of the Brazilian Republic until 1960. The city is Brazil's most popular tourist destination and will host the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the first to be held in South America, next year. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

The IOC has wrapped up a busy week of meetings in Rio de Janeiro.

Olympic flame and Australian flag in Sochi Olympic Park.

RIO 2016: The IOC is to relax regulations barring athletes from promoting non-official sponsors during 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 vice-president, Australian John Coates, says preparations for the Rio Olympics are on track.

An aerial shot of Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Coordination Commission saw solid progress being made during its eighth visit to the 2016 host city.

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 20: Patty Mills #8, Aron Baynes #16 and Cory Joseph #5 of the San Antonio Spurs celebrate a play against the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center on January 20, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. The Spurs defeated the Nuggets 109-99. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

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.

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - OCTOBER 09: Karrie Webb of Australia watches her shot on the 10th hole during the Sime Darby LPGA at Kuala Lumpur Golf & Country Club on October 9, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. (Photo by Stanley Chou/Getty Images)

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.

A general view of the Copacabana beach ahead of the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 on June 6, 2013.

Brazil will enjoy five days of non-stop partying, after Rio de Janeiro's Carnival officially opened.

Michael Scott, Performance director of Australia Swim Team attends a press conference for the FINA World Championships at Palau Sant Jordi on July 26, 2013 in Barcelona, Spain.

Michael Scott is finishing as Swimming Australia Director of Performance to take up the role of CEO with Rowing Australia.

Athletes aiming for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games stand with Woolworths Chief Marketing Officer Tony Phillips and 2016 Team Chef de Mission Kitty Chiller at the sponsorship announcement on 30 January 2015 in Melbourne

Woolworths, the fresh food people, have signed on to be the Official Supermarket of the Australian Olympic Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.