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Olympic agenda 2020 - already cutting costs

Olympic agenda 2020 - already cutting costs

31 July 2015

President Thomas Bach has heaped praise on bid cities for reducing their costs and embracing the new Olympic Agenda 2020.

Wu claims top five diving finish

Wu claims top five diving finish

31 July 2015

Australian diving team captain Melissa Wu has claimed a top five finish in the 10m platform final at the world titles in Russia.

IOC Soul Placed on the Line

IOC Soul Placed on the Line

30 July 2015

David Miller for Sport Intern explains Almaty's exceptional case for Winter Games 2022

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Wu claims top five diving finish

Wu claims top five diving finish

31 July 2015

Australian diving team captain Melissa Wu has claimed a top five finish in the 10m platform final at the world titles in Russia.

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Youth Olympic selection on the line for skiers

Youth Olympic selection on the line for skiers

30 July 2015

Australia’s best young skiers are competing for a place at the Winter Youth Olympic Games (WYOG) when they race and undergo testing at Mt Hotham this week.

Almaty the unknown contender in Winter Olympic contest

Almaty the unknown contender in Winter Olympic contest

29 July 2015

2022 Bid: The contest to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games is only a two-horse race but IOC members face a difficult decision when they vote on Friday

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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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IOC Soul Placed on the Line

IOC Soul Placed on the Line

30 July 2015

David Miller for Sport Intern explains Almaty's exceptional case for Winter Games 2022

AOC participates in IMF Uluru Anniversary Relay

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Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.