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Aussies finish second in Singapore

Aussies finish second in Singapore

30 April 2018

Australia's men finished second in Singapore, but it took until after the full-time siren for the title to be secured.

The life of Peter Norman

The life of Peter Norman

28 April 2018

Peter Norman’s place in Australian Olympic history is a unique intersection of record-breaking athletic achievement and ground-breaking global events which famously played out on the Olympic stage.

AOC and ASICS team up for the journey to Tokyo

AOC and ASICS team up for the journey to Tokyo

28 April 2018

Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates AC has announced today that ASICS will be the official Team competition and sportwear apparel partner for future Olympic Teams up until the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games.

AOC Annual General Meeting - Orders of Merit to Australian Sporting Greats

AOC Annual General Meeting - Orders of Merit to Australian Sporting Greats

28 April 2018

The Australian Olympic Committee has awarded a posthumous Order of Merit to the late Peter Norman whose Australian record for the 200 metre sprint still stands 50 years after he set the mark.

Australia takes third at Kitakyushu Sevens

Australia takes third at Kitakyushu Sevens

23 April 2018

The Qantas Australian Women's Sevens side have defeated Spain 19-5 to claim bronze at the HSBC Kitakyushu Sevens and maintain their lead on the World Series ladder.

GC2018 great step towards Tokyo 2020

GC2018 great step towards Tokyo 2020

16 April 2018

After 11 days of hot competition, the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games came to an end last night and the future of Australian Olympic sport is looking bright.

Sailing Olympian recruited for key coaching role

Sailing Olympian recruited for key coaching role

12 April 2018

Olympic representative Carrie Smith has been appointed as Head of State Coaching in Victoria, Australian Sailing Performance Director Iain Murray announced last night.

Rose wins 2018 Australian Eventing Championship title

Rose wins 2018 Australian Eventing Championship title

11 April 2018

Rio Olympic bronze medallist Shane Rose proved he is well on target for this September’s FEI World Equestrian Games in Tryon, USA, after a dominant display at the Australian Eventing Championships at Equestriad last weekend.

Dellacqua retires from professional tennis

Dellacqua retires from professional tennis

11 April 2018

Casey Dellacqua has brought down the curtain on a glittering 16-year pro career that featured a top-30 singles ranking, seven WTA doubles titles, two Olympic Games and Grand Slam success.

Aussies dominating GC2018

Aussies dominating GC2018

9 April 2018

While there have been an immense number of achievements so far, here are a select few featuring our Olympic athletes.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.