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Swim trials moved closer to Games

Swim trials moved closer to Games

2 February 2017

Australia's swimming selection trials will be staged much closer to the Olympics and world championships in the future.

Aussies to hit Mammoth pipe as James aims for another podium

Aussies to hit Mammoth pipe as James aims for another podium

2 February 2017

At just 22 Scotty James keeps racking up the accolades.

LaCaze and Gregson partner up to lead Team Australia

LaCaze and Gregson partner up to lead Team Australia

1 February 2017

Australian middle distance pair Genevieve LaCaze and Ryan Gregson will extend their partnership onto the track as co-captains of Team Australia for Nitro Athletics Melbourne.

Seven things you didn’t know about: Jakara Anthony

Seven things you didn’t know about: Jakara Anthony

1 February 2017

Get to know up and coming moguls skier Jakara Anthony, who is pushing to qualify for the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games.

No half measures for Burnett as she returns to canoe action

No half measures for Burnett as she returns to canoe action

1 February 2017

Athletes spend years preparing for an Olympic Games, so once the event is over, many of them can’t wait to put their feet up and smell the roses for a bit.

Brennan sweeps 2016 Rower of the Year Awards

Brennan sweeps 2016 Rower of the Year Awards

1 February 2017

Australia’s golden girl, Kim Brennan AM, has proven she is Rowing’s Number One at the 2016 Rower of the Year Awards.

Five big questions to be answered in February

Five big questions to be answered in February

1 February 2017

February is an action packed month for our Aussie athletes both at home and around the globe.

Lockett ready to skate into 2017

Lockett ready to skate into 2017

31 January 2017

Australia’s top female short track speed skater, Deanna Lockett, is well rested and looking to send a strong message to her competitors at the first world cup for 2017 in Dresden, Germany.

10 sporting highlights from January 2017

10 sporting highlights from January 2017

31 January 2017

2017 started with a bang! Winter athletes competing in the Northern Hemisphere recorded some of the best Australian results in history. While on home soil, Olympians added National Championship titles to their resume and crowds flocked to some of the biggest sporting events of the year.

Fox claims C1 title and impressive Oceania double

Fox claims C1 title and impressive Oceania double

31 January 2017

Two-time Olympian Jess Fox has led an Australian domination of the women’s C1 final at the Oceania Championships in Auckland, with the 22-year-old taking the title by an incredible 13 seconds.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).