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A snatch PB for Marquardt on debut at Ashgabat 2017

A snatch PB for Marquardt on debut at Ashgabat 2017

23 September 2017

A new snatch PB and five out of a possible six successful lifts has Jacob Marquardt grinning from ear to ear after his international debut at Ashgabat 2017.

An unforgettable Ashgabat experience for Wakeling

An unforgettable Ashgabat experience for Wakeling

22 September 2017

Brandon Wakeling has secured a top-10 result as Australia’s first weightlifter at the Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG).

7 Sevens stars locked in as Tokyo 2020 push begins

7 Sevens stars locked in as Tokyo 2020 push begins

22 September 2017

Aussie Men's Sevens coach Andy Friend has locked in seven stars that will form the core of his team's push to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Age is just a number for bronzed Hock at Ashgabat 2017

Age is just a number for bronzed Hock at Ashgabat 2017

22 September 2017

Ruth Hock has won Australia’s second Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) medal with bronze in the women’s -67kg taekwondo.

Team announced for Oceania Cup

Team announced for Oceania Cup

21 September 2017

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

Aussie women lose Qualification opener

Aussie women lose Qualification opener

21 September 2017

The Australian women’s volleyball team has been beaten 3-0 by Chinese Taipei in their opening match of the 2018 World Championship qualifiers in Kazakhstan.

Caslick hopes to play on until Paris 2024

Caslick hopes to play on until Paris 2024

21 September 2017

Sevens star Charlotte Caslick is confident she can overcome the physical demands of rugby to finish her career as a three-time Olympian.

Australia to participate at Asian 2022 Games in selected sports

Australia to participate at Asian 2022 Games in selected sports

21 September 2017

It’s been a historic day for the Australian Olympic movement at the home of the fifth Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Dennis' shot at World Championships podium cruelled by crashed

Dennis' shot at World Championships podium cruelled by crashed

21 September 2017

South Australia's Rohan Dennis (Adelaide CC) finished eighth after crashing in wet conditions in the elite men's time trial at the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.

Waterford wins Australia’s first medal at Ashgabat 2017

Waterford wins Australia’s first medal at Ashgabat 2017

21 September 2017

Keshena Waterford has made history for Australia by winning the nation’s first ever Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) medal with bronze in Taekwondo.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

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?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.