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Kent Callister of Australia competes during the FIS Snowboard World Cup 2015 Men's Snowboard Halfpipe Final during the U.S. Grand Prix at Park City Mountain on March 1, 2015 in Park City, Utah. Callister finished 3rd for his first World Cup podium.

SNOWBOARD: Australian teenager Kent Callister won his first World Cup medal when he finished third in the snowboard halfpipe event in Park City, USA.

2 Sep 2001: The start of the swimming leg of the Women's Triathlon on the Brisbane River during the Goodwill Games in Brisbane, Australia. DIGITAL IMAGE Mandatory Credit: Al Bello/ALLSPORT

GAMES: The men who earned Australia the 2000 Sydney Olympics believe Brisbane is in a strong position to be the country's next host city.

IOC Vice-President and Tokyo 2020 coordination commission Chairman John Coates in Tokyo on 4 April 2014 for the first round of meetings with the local organising committee.

Three venue changes have been approved for the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2020.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - MARCH 01: Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff (C), Rio Mayor Eduardo Paes (R) and International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach (L) gather while inaugurating the new Rio 450 tunnel, on the 450th anniversary of the founding of Rio de Janeiro, on March 1, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The tunnel is part of an urbanization project ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Rio marks its 450th anniversary today and is celebrating the event with a yearlong series of events including concerts, exhibitions, historical tours, soccer matches, fireworks displays and other activities. The ''Marvelous City'' was founded in 1565 by the Portuguese and was the seat of power of the Portuguese Empire in the 19th century before serving as the capital of the Brazilian Republic until 1960. The city is Brazil's most popular tourist destination and will host the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, the first to be held in South America, next year. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

The IOC has wrapped up a busy week of meetings in Rio de Janeiro.

SOCHI, RUSSIA - FEBRUARY 10: Matt Graham of Australia competes in the Men's Moguls Qualification on day three of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Matt Graham finished his moguls World Cup season on a high when he secured his third medal for 2014/15.

New South Wales Blue claimed a win in the Cup Final at the expense of the fancied Queensland Red side.

NSW has claimed a double triumph after its Boys and Girls teams took out the Cup Finals at the National Youth Sevens Championships.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - FEBRUARY 28: International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach of Germany speaks to the media during a press conference after the IOC Executive Board Meeting at the Windsor Atlantica Hotel on February 28, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

The IOC Executive Board has adopted an Implementation Plan for Olympic Agenda 2020.

Olympic flame and Australian flag in Sochi Olympic Park.

RIO 2016: The IOC is to relax regulations barring athletes from promoting non-official sponsors during the Olympic Games.

The Sochi Sliding Centre on 1 November 2012, complete and ready for the first luge test event.

The IOC has revealed the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia's Sochi made an operating profit of more than $A68.01 million.

Lornah Kiplagat of the Netherlands leads the field along Copacabana Beach during the 2008 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Rio de Janerio, Brazil.

IOC vice-president, Australian John Coates, says preparations for the Rio Olympics are on track.

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