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Confidence high in Australian PyeongChang 2018 success

Confidence high in Australian PyeongChang 2018 success

27 September 2016

The countdown to the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games is well and truly on with only 500 days to go until Australia’s finest winter athletes take on the world in South Korea.

Hughes hungry for Olympic gold with 500 days to go

Hughes hungry for Olympic gold with 500 days to go

27 September 2016

With 500 days to go until the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, snowboard cross rider Jarryd Hughes has his sights firmly set on Olympic gold.

500 days to PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games

500 days to PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games

27 September 2016

With Rio 2016 drawn to a close, PyeongChang 2018 is in the global spotlight to stage the next international mega-sports event. On February 9, 2018, the mountain resort region of Gangwon Province will turn into a world festival beyond sport.

Australia set to make Asian Winter Games debut

Australia set to make Asian Winter Games debut

26 September 2016

Australian athletes will get their first opportunity to compete at the Asian Winter Games after being invited to the 2017 event to be held in Sapporo, Japan in February.

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Dennis crashes out of cycling tour

Dennis crashes out of cycling tour

26 September 2016

Australian cycling star Rohan Dennis has crashed out of the last stage of the Eneco Tour.

Progress made for South East Queensland 2028 Olympic bid

Progress made for South East Queensland 2028 Olympic bid

23 September 2016

Council of Mayors (SEQ) has today voted to proceed with a feasibility study into a possible bid for a 2028 Olympic Games for SEQ.

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Hughes hungry for Olympic gold with 500 days to go

Hughes hungry for Olympic gold with 500 days to go

27 September 2016

With 500 days to go until the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics, snowboard cross rider Jarryd Hughes has his sights firmly set on Olympic gold.

500 days to PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games

500 days to PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games

27 September 2016

With Rio 2016 drawn to a close, PyeongChang 2018 is in the global spotlight to stage the next international mega-sports event. On February 9, 2018, the mountain resort region of Gangwon Province will turn into a world festival beyond sport.

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Three fresh faces on Athletes' Commission

Three fresh faces on Athletes' Commission

19 September 2016

Members of the 2016 Australian Olympic Team have voted three new faces onto the Australian Olympic Committee’s Athletes’ Commission, to serve as the voice of Australian Olympians over the next four years.

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Experience of a lifetime for 17 Aussies at Lillehammer 2016

Experience of a lifetime for 17 Aussies at Lillehammer 2016

1 March 2016

17 Aussie athletes represented the green and gold with pride both on and off the ice and snow at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Winter Olympic Games.

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Tributes flow for Midget Farrally

Tributes flow for Midget Farrally

8 August 2016

In a week when surfing was accepted as an Olympic sport, Australia lost a legend of the sport, Bernard “Midget” Farrelly.

Five new sports added for Tokyo 2020

Five new sports added for Tokyo 2020

4 August 2016

IOC: The International Olympic Committee has voted to add five new sports to the Olympic programme for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.