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Athletes learn from the best at Taekwondo Nationals

Athletes learn from the best at Taekwondo Nationals

13 October 2017

With Olympians on the sidelines and Ashgabat athletes on the mats the 2017 Australian Taekwondo Championships in Bendigo, Victoria provided the ultimate environment for Australia’s next generation of fighters to flourish.

Smith to make captain debut in tonight's Oceania Cup

Smith to make captain debut in tonight's Oceania Cup

12 October 2017

Emily Smith says it couldn’t have worked out any better that she will run out as Hockeyroos captain for the first time in front of family and friends in her home state.

Kookaburras Cruise Past PNG In Oceania Opener

Kookaburras Cruise Past PNG In Oceania Opener

12 October 2017

The Kookaburras have opened their 2017 Oceania Cup campaign with a comfortable 30-0 win over Papua New Guinea at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre on Wednesday night.

Knowles ready to hit off in Oceania Cup opener

Knowles ready to hit off in Oceania Cup opener

11 October 2017

The Hockey Oceania Cup kicks off in Sydney tonight and Kookaburras captain Mark Knowles says it’s a great chance to grow the game in the region.

New beach volleyball pairing secures gold for Australia in Japan

New beach volleyball pairing secures gold for Australia in Japan

11 October 2017

The new pairing of Rio 2016 Olympians Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar has struck gold at their first major tournament together. Cruising past Indonesia in the final of the Osaka Open in straight sets. 21-10 , 21-11.

Parry eyeing Sydney Sevens redemption

Parry eyeing Sydney Sevens redemption

9 October 2017

Rio 2016 gold medallist Shannon Parry says the Australians are now better prepared to deal with the pressure of a home crowd, after struggling in last season's World Series leg in Sydney.

Positive steps made for Aussies at World Championships

Positive steps made for Aussies at World Championships

8 October 2017

The conclusion of the Women’s All-Around Final in Montreal last night, also signifies the end of Australia’s campaign at the 2017 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships.

Godwin finishes 13th in World Championships All-Around Final

Godwin finishes 13th in World Championships All-Around Final

7 October 2017

Australia’s Georgia Godwin has climbed seven places from Qualifications to finish 13th All-Around in the Women’s Individual All-Around Final at the 47th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships.

Godwin ready to fly the flag in Women's All-Around Final

Godwin ready to fly the flag in Women's All-Around Final

6 October 2017

Following an exciting Men's Individual All-Around Final at the 27th FIG Artistic Gymnastics World Championships, Australia's Georgia Godwin is ready to take the floor in tomorrow night's Women's Individual All-Around Final.

1 year to Buenos Aires 2018

1 year to Buenos Aires 2018

6 October 2017

The setting up of the Olympic rings at the downtown obelisk of the Argentine capital city marked the beginning of the final countdown for the Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games, a multi-sports celebration that will gather almost 4000 elite athletes from 206 countries on October 6-18 next year

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.