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Boomer Bogut upbeat about World Champs

Boomer Bogut upbeat about World Champs

29 March 2006

Australian centre Andrew Bogut believes the Boomers have "some good years coming up" and warns the team from Down Under...

2006 Australian Sailing Team Announced

2006 Australian Sailing Team Announced

24 March 2006

Yachting Australia has proudly launched the 2006 Australian Sailing Team. The names were released amongst some of Australia’s most prominent and supportive sailing patrons at a dinner held...

Meares sisters go for gold in 500

Meares sisters go for gold in 500

16 March 2006

The fastest sister act in Australian sport is the best local chance for a gold medal at the start of the Commonwealth Games...

China to recruit 100,000 volunteers for Beijing Games

China to recruit 100,000 volunteers for Beijing Games

30 January 2006

Organisers of the 2008 Beijing Olympics will launch a recruiting drive this summer for 100,000 volunteer helpers...

Tyler Hamilton appeals to CAS to overturn doping ban

Tyler Hamilton appeals to CAS to overturn doping ban

11 January 2006

US Olympic champion cyclist Tyler Hamilton appeared before the Court of Arbitration for Sport today in hope of having...

Hamilton doping hearing set for Tuesday

Hamilton doping hearing set for Tuesday

9 January 2006

Athens Olympic cycling time-trial champion Tyler Hamilton, trying to clear his name after receiving a two-year blood doping ban, has a Court of Arbitration...

Beijing to build airport-city train ahead of Olympics

Beijing to build airport-city train ahead of Olympics

9 January 2006

Work on a privately run train linking Beijing's airport and the city centre will be begin this month and be ready in time for the 2008 Olympics...

Swimming Australia appoints Open Water Head Coach

Swimming Australia appoints Open Water Head Coach

4 January 2006

Swimming Australia has underlined its intention of targeting Olympic Gold for its Open Water swimming program with the appointment of Greg Towle as...

IOC reiterates voting details for 2012 Games

IOC reiterates voting details for 2012 Games

3 January 2006

Following media speculation with regard to a possible error having been committed in the third and penultimate round...

Beijing Olympics on track after solid year of preparations

Beijing Olympics on track after solid year of preparations

30 December 2005

Organisers of the Beijing Olympics enjoyed another solid year of preparations in 2005 as construction of sporting venues...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.