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Baseball Australia climbs into the world’s top 10

Baseball Australia climbs into the world’s top 10

20 January 2017

Australia has catapulted into the top 10 of the WBSC World Rankings for the first time since 2012.

Skeleton season in full swing for Aussies

Skeleton season in full swing for Aussies

20 January 2017

It’s all systems go for the green and gold skeleton athletes as the 2016/2017 season gets into full swing and the Aussies continue to log strong results.

A day in the life: Snowboard Cross

A day in the life: Snowboard Cross

20 January 2017

Ever wonder what it’s like to travel around the world, racing down mountains for a living? Sochi Olympian Jarryd Hughes takes us through a day in the life of a Snowboard cross athlete.

Snowboarders sail through to finals

Snowboarders sail through to finals

20 January 2017

Six Australians have advanced through to the finals of the Snowboard Cross World Cup in Solitude, USA, led by 2014 Olympian Alex 'Chumpy' Pullin.

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Baseball Australia climbs into the world’s top 10

Baseball Australia climbs into the world’s top 10

20 January 2017

Australia has catapulted into the top 10 of the WBSC World Rankings for the first time since 2012.

Women's draw announced for Sydney 7s

Women's draw announced for Sydney 7s

19 January 2017

Australia’s Golden Girls will shine for the first time on home soil with the HSBC Sydney 7s draw released today ahead of the World Series event at Allianz Stadium in Sydney from Friday, February 3.

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A day in the life: Snowboard Cross

A day in the life: Snowboard Cross

20 January 2017

Ever wonder what it’s like to travel around the world, racing down mountains for a living? Sochi Olympian Jarryd Hughes takes us through a day in the life of a Snowboard cross athlete.

Snowboarders sail through to finals

Snowboarders sail through to finals

20 January 2017

Six Australians have advanced through to the finals of the Snowboard Cross World Cup in Solitude, USA, led by 2014 Olympian Alex 'Chumpy' Pullin.

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Coates recognised in top 5 influential Olympic figures

Coates recognised in top 5 influential Olympic figures

5 January 2017

The President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates, has featured near the top of an international poll recognising world leaders and influential sporting figures.

Melbourne 1956: Olympic basketball debut for Australia

Melbourne 1956: Olympic basketball debut for Australia

24 November 2016

On day three of the Games Australian men’s basketball made its Olympic debut, while rower, Merv Wood, competing in his four consecutive Games progressed to the final giving him a shot at a third Olympic medal.

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Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

23 September 2016

90 New South Wales secondary students have received the Pierre de Coubertin award today.

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Historic visit by Chinese President emphasises strong ties with IOC

Historic visit by Chinese President emphasises strong ties with IOC

19 January 2017

IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping to the Olympic Museum today, in what is the first visit by a Chinese head of state to the IOC.

IOC President Bach discusses the “Independent Person” Report

IOC President Bach discusses the “Independent Person” Report

10 December 2016

The detailed findings show that there was a fundamental attack on the integrity of the Olympic Games and on sport in general.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.