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1 year to Buenos Aires 2018

1 year to Buenos Aires 2018

6 October 2017

The setting up of the Olympic rings at the downtown obelisk of the Argentine capital city marked the beginning of the final countdown for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games, a multi-sports celebration that will gather almost 4000 elite athletes from 206 countries on October 6-18 next year

Three Changes To Hockeyroos’ Oceania Cup Team

Three Changes To Hockeyroos’ Oceania Cup Team

5 October 2017

The Hockeyroos have been forced to make three changes to the team to play at the Oceania Cup due to injuries.

World Cup qualifiers to begin in Adelaide for Aussie men

World Cup qualifiers to begin in Adelaide for Aussie men

5 October 2017

The Australian Boomers’ road to the FIBA World Cup will begin in Adelaide with the city set to host the first home game of the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers against Japan on Monday 27 November from 7.00 pm local time.

Australian women's team open their Artistic Gymnastics World Champs campaign

Australian women's team open their Artistic Gymnastics World Champs campaign

4 October 2017

The 47th edition of the FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships continued at the Montreal Olympic Stadium today, with it this time being the Women’s turn to take to the competition arena.

Oceania Cup Men's squad announced

Oceania Cup Men's squad announced

4 October 2017

Hockey Australia has announced the 18-member Kookaburras team for the Oceania Cup to be played at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre from 11-15 October.

Olympic quotas & World Champions

Olympic quotas & World Champions

3 October 2017

Australia dominated on the global stage over the October long weekend with World Championship victories, international golds and two qualifications for the Winter Olympic Games.

Artistic Gymnastics World Champs kick off for Aussie men

Artistic Gymnastics World Champs kick off for Aussie men

3 October 2017

The 47th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships kicked off in Montreal today, with Australia’s Men’s Artistic Gymnastics team being the first of the Aussies to take to the world’s ultimate gymnastics stage in Canada.

Pearson nominated for athlete of the year

Pearson nominated for athlete of the year

3 October 2017

Sally Pearson's stellar comeback from career-threatening injuries has been recognised with a nomination for the IAAF's athlete of the year award.

Aussies take out Oktoberfest 7s

Aussies take out Oktoberfest 7s

1 October 2017

The Aussie Sevens men have claimed their first piece of major international silverware since 2012, taking out the inaugural Oktoberfest 7s against Fiji, 40-7.

Fox shows class with stunning World Title win

Fox shows class with stunning World Title win

1 October 2017

Australia’s Jessica Fox has bounced back from one of the most disappointing races of her career to post an emphatic K1 win at the 2017 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Pau, France, overnight.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

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Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.

Did you know?

Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.