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LA in the running to replace Boston for 2024

LA in the running to replace Boston for 2024

28 July 2015

With Boston out of the race to host the 2024 Olympic Games speculation is mounting that the USOC will choose Los Angeles as its candidate.

McEvoy aims for world titles double

McEvoy aims for world titles double

28 July 2015

Self-confessed science geek Cameron McEvoy has swimming's coveted sprint double in his sights at the world championships in Russia.

No cause for concern as top wrestlers beaten ahead of Worlds

No cause for concern as top wrestlers beaten ahead of Worlds

28 July 2015

Wrestling Australia is confident of a bold showing at September’s World Championships, despite two of the three athletes chosen to compete at the event losing at the Australia Cup in Canberra on the weekend.

Big Dan fires up for Rio

Big Dan fires up for Rio

28 July 2015

Three-time Olympian Daniel Repacholi will be firing up his preparations for Rio selection, as he travels to compete in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Gabala, Azerbaijan, next month.

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LA in the running to replace Boston for 2024

LA in the running to replace Boston for 2024

28 July 2015

With Boston out of the race to host the 2024 Olympic Games speculation is mounting that the USOC will choose Los Angeles as its candidate.

McEvoy aims for world titles double

McEvoy aims for world titles double

28 July 2015

Self-confessed science geek Cameron McEvoy has swimming's coveted sprint double in his sights at the world championships in Russia.

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Lassila eyes fifth Winter Olympics

Lassila eyes fifth Winter Olympics

9 July 2015

Dual medallist Lydia Lassila says she'd love to have a crack at a fifth Winter Olympic Games - if a training facility can be built for snow athletes in Australia.

Olympic Day social wrap

Olympic Day social wrap

23 June 2015

June 23 is celebrated around the world as the birth of the modern Olympic Games. For this year's Olympic Day Australian athletes visited schools, got active and took to social media to celebrate the Olympics.

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Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

18 July 2015

Over 100 Indigenous runners participated in the 2015 Indigenous Marathon Project's Deadly Fun Run Championships in Uluru this morning to celebrate the 30 year anniversary of the handing back of world famous landmark to its traditional owners.

Metzker still feeling the pain of Moscow 1980

Metzker still feeling the pain of Moscow 1980

27 June 2015

AOC: Time heals old wounds but leaves the scars. That is certainly the case for Olympic swimmer Max Metzker who competed for Australia at Moscow 1980.

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Ice Hockey stars qualify for Lillehammer 2016

Ice Hockey stars qualify for Lillehammer 2016

11 July 2015

Young ice hockey stars Jake Riley and Madison Poole have become Australia's first athletes to qualify for the 2016 Lillehammer Youth Olympics.

Skills stars skating towards international success

Skills stars skating towards international success

9 July 2015

Two of Australia’s brightest young ice hockey prospects will put their skills to the test in Finland from 5-10 July, as they look to book their tickets to the 2016 Lillehammer Winter Youth Olympic Games.

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Decision nears on 2022 Olympic bid

Decision nears on 2022 Olympic bid

27 July 2015

Beijing and Almaty have embarked on a frantic final lobbying campaign for the 2022 Winter Olympics ahead of a decision this week on the winner.

IOC Coordination Commission pleased with Toyko 2020 progress

IOC Coordination Commission pleased with Toyko 2020 progress

2 July 2015

The IOC's Coordination Commission for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 completed its second official visit to the Japanese capital, citing the Organising Committee’s adherence to key milestones, strong government support and its embrace of Olympic Agenda 2020 as highlights of the visit.

AOC participates in IMF Uluru Anniversary Relay

2015 Pacific Games

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).