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Troubled waters for Aussies at Prague World Cup

Troubled waters for Aussies at Prague World Cup

19 June 2017

Jessica Fox has described her feelings of anger and frustration as her chances of a medal at the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup slipped away for a second day in Prague overnight.

Women’s and Men’s Fours take gold at World Rowing Cup

Women’s and Men’s Fours take gold at World Rowing Cup

19 June 2017

Australia finished its first World Rowing Cup event of 2017 with a total of five medals including two golds from the Women’s and Men’s Fours.

7 things you didn't know about: Darcie Morton

7 things you didn't know about: Darcie Morton

18 June 2017

Rising Australian biathlon star and Winter Youth Olympian Darcie Morton is pushing hard to represent Australia at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Aussie volleyballers continue strong form against Japan

Aussie volleyballers continue strong form against Japan

17 June 2017

The Australian men’s volleyball team has scrapped their way to a fourth consecutive FIVB World League win, beating Asian rivals Japan 3-2 in Kunshing, China.

Pierre de Coubertin award turns 25!

Pierre de Coubertin award turns 25!

16 June 2017

For 25 years, the Australian Olympic Committee has awarded outstanding secondary students with the Pierre de Coubertin award, an accolade that acknowledges displays of the Olympic ideals - fair play and sportsmanship.

Aussie 7s looking to finish World Series on a winning note

Aussie 7s looking to finish World Series on a winning note

16 June 2017

The Australian Women’s Sevens squad for the last leg of the HSBC Women’s Sevens World Series in Clermont Ferrand, France has been named with Head Coach Tim Walsh announcing a full-strength side for the tournament.

Shkara shifts down and shapes up

Shkara shifts down and shapes up

16 June 2017

With the experience of the Rio 2016 Games under his belt and a drop in weight divisions Hayder Shkara looks set for his best World Championships to date.

6 things you didn't know about Rohan Chapman-Davies

6 things you didn't know about Rohan Chapman-Davies

16 June 2017

Rohan Chapman-Davies represented Australia in his first international moguls event in 2008 as a 16-year-old. Now, almost 10 years later and ranked in the top 30 in the world, the skier from Mosman, NSW is looking to make his Olympic debut in 2018.

11 Aussie crews prepare for World Rowing Cup 2

11 Aussie crews prepare for World Rowing Cup 2

16 June 2017

The 2017 Australian Rowing Team will take to the water this weekend to compete at World Rowing Cup 2 in Poznan, Poland. A total of 11 Australian crews will race over the course of the 39-country event that will run from Friday 16 June to Sunday 19 June.

Volleyroos confident and relaxed ahead of round three of World League

Volleyroos confident and relaxed ahead of round three of World League

16 June 2017

Australian men’s volleyball coach Mark Lebedew has had more than his fair share of challenges to deal with since he took over in charge of the Volleyroos at the end of last year, but he’s in a pretty happy place today.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.