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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.

Men’s and Women’s Fours crowned World Champions

Men’s and Women’s Fours crowned World Champions

1 October 2017

Golden 20 minutes sees Australia’s win back-to-back gold medals; Men’s Four win World Championships for the first time in 26 years

Penalties cost Australians at Canoe Slalom World Championships

Penalties cost Australians at Canoe Slalom World Championships

30 September 2017

Australians Jessica Fox, Ros Lawrence and Lucien Delfour have finished outside the medals on a difficult day of racing at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Pau, France.

Aussies return better for the Ashgabat 2017 experience

Aussies return better for the Ashgabat 2017 experience

29 September 2017

The Australian team has returned home from Ashgabat 2017 with two bronze medals, an additional nine top-10 performances, and a unique international experience that will inspire the athletes to strive for greater sporting ambitions.

Men’s Four power into finals in Sarasota

Men’s Four power into finals in Sarasota

29 September 2017

Australia bids to win its first Men’s Four World Championship title in 26 years

Men's double sculls miss A/B Semi-Final

Men's double sculls miss A/B Semi-Final

28 September 2017

The Men’s Double Scull of David Watts and Luke Letcher raced in a highly competitive repechage in a bid to make the A/B semi-finals at the 2017 World Rowing Championships.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

2017/18 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.

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.