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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.

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.

Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

23 September 2016

90 New South Wales secondary students have received the Pierre de Coubertin award today.

Update from Sam Willoughby's family

Update from Sam Willoughby's family

23 September 2016

Australian BMX star and dual Olympian Sam Willoughby remains without feeling below his chest after a serious training crash.

Rio 2016 Olympians nominated for 'The Don' award

Rio 2016 Olympians nominated for 'The Don' award

22 September 2016

A total of 15 Australian athletes who competed at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games have been nominated for the Sport Australia Hall of Fame's 2016 ‘The Don’ Award.

Kerry claims confidence boosting fourth in Salt Lake City

Kerry claims confidence boosting fourth in Salt Lake City

21 September 2016

“Being disappointed I didn’t medal is a new feeling” is how Brendan Kerry summed up his first international competition this season after placing 4th at the US International Figure Skating Classic in Salt Lake City on the weekend.

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.

Road to Tokyo begins for Sport Climbers

Road to Tokyo begins for Sport Climbers

15 September 2016

The journey to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has begun for some of Australia’s best sports climbers as they’ve hit the walls at the 2016 World Championships in Paris.

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