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BMX Freestylers set for first jump towards Tokyo 2020

BMX Freestylers set for first jump towards Tokyo 2020

26 October 2017

The Australian Cycling Team has been announced for the 2017 UCI Urban World Championships to be held in China from November 8-12.

Tonegato and Parry to make return from injury at Central Coast 7s

Tonegato and Parry to make return from injury at Central Coast 7s

26 October 2017

Aussie 7s stars, Emma Tonegato and Shannon Parry will make their much-anticipated return from injury this weekend at the Central Coast Sevens as the Rio Olympic stars looks to build strongly towards the Sevens World Series.

Aussie Sailors set to compete at home of Tokyo 2020 Games

Aussie Sailors set to compete at home of Tokyo 2020 Games

26 October 2017

The outcomes from Enoshima Olympic Week will have a significant impact on the way Australian Sailing approaches the rest of the Olympiad, Finn sailor Jake Lilley believes.

Wilson goes down in final in Portugal

Wilson goes down in final in Portugal

26 October 2017

Aussie Julian Wilson has gone down to Gabriel Medina in the final of the World Surf League event in Portugalbut still remains an outside chance at claiming the overall world title with on event remaining.

Sail Melbourne and Sail Sydney offer Nacra Crews vital time on water

Sail Melbourne and Sail Sydney offer Nacra Crews vital time on water

25 October 2017

Australia’s top Nacra 17 sailors are keen to gain precious experience in the full-foiling boats at Sail Melbourne and Sail Sydney, but confirmation the events will be 100-point regattas is sure to stir the competitive spirit.

Olympic champ Chalmers laps up limelight

Olympic champ Chalmers laps up limelight

25 October 2017

Olympic gold medallist Kyle Chalmers is enjoying having the eyes on him heading into the national short course championships in Adelaide starting Thursday.

Undefeated beach volleyball pairing off to fast start together

Undefeated beach volleyball pairing off to fast start together

25 October 2017

In a few short weeks, Australian beach volleyballers Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have gone from not playing together as seniors to a wonder duo.

Aussie triathletes face a feast of hometown racing in 2017-18

Aussie triathletes face a feast of hometown racing in 2017-18

24 October 2017

Australia’s triathletes are setting themselves for the biggest international and domestic 12 months on record with all roads leading to the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Devonport in Tasmania for a feast of major events.

Skaters head to the AIS for Olympic Camp

Skaters head to the AIS for Olympic Camp

24 October 2017

The Tokyo 2020 Games may be over 1000 days away but some of the nation’s brightest young skateboarders have gotten the chance to begin their path towards Olympic competition at the Australian Institute of Sport over the weekend.

Aussie side named for FIBA World Cup qualifiers

Aussie side named for FIBA World Cup qualifiers

24 October 2017

The Australian Boomers team to compete in the first two games of Australia’s FIBA World Cup Qualifiers has been announced, including the game hosted in Adelaide on November 27.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

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.

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.