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“Parks concept” to take Youth Games to the next level

“Parks concept” to take Youth Games to the next level

6 July 2017

Buenos Aires 2018 is set to take the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) to the next level as an event that engages young people.

Mixed results for Aussies on opening day of World Softball Cup

Mixed results for Aussies on opening day of World Softball Cup

6 July 2017

It didn’t take long for the Aussie Spirit to experience the highs and lows of international competition on an eventful opening day of the XII Softball World Cup in Oklahoma City.

Mitchell and Pearson back on track

Mitchell and Pearson back on track

6 July 2017

Morgan Mitchell (Vic) and Sally Pearson (Qld) have returned to the tracks of Europe in Székesfehérvár (HUN) earlier today as they continue their preparations for the IAAF World Championships.

Matildas to play Brazil in Australia

Matildas to play Brazil in Australia

6 July 2017

Football Federation Australia (FFA) has announced that the Matildas will face Brazil this September in a two-match International Series at Pepper Stadium, Penrith (Saturday 16 September) and McDonald Jones Stadium, Newcastle (Tuesday 19 September).

9 things you didn't know about: Cam Bolton

9 things you didn't know about: Cam Bolton

6 July 2017

Get to know Sochi 2014 Olympian, Cam Bolton, a snowboard cross rider who is looking to make his second Olympic appearance at the Pyeongchang 2018 Games.

5 things you didn't know about: Casey Wright

5 things you didn't know about: Casey Wright

4 July 2017

Cross country skier Casey Wright is aiming to make her Olympic debut at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games and is working tirelessly towards that goal.

Aussies fall on opening day of Wimbledon

Aussies fall on opening day of Wimbledon

4 July 2017

It's been a tough opening day for the Australian contingent at Wimbledon.

Frayne and Bol book World Championships tickets

Frayne and Bol book World Championships tickets

4 July 2017

Two-time Olympian Henry Frayne (Qld) and Rio Olympian Peter Bol (Vic) have recorded London IAAF World Championships qualifying standards in a big weekend for Australian athletics abroad

Congratulations Jeff Horn

Congratulations Jeff Horn

3 July 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee would like to congratulate London 2012 Olympian, Jeff Horn on winning the World Boxing Organisation welterweight title over Manny Pacquiao on Sunday.

Fox adds final script to best 2017 canoe slalom weekend so far

Fox adds final script to best 2017 canoe slalom weekend so far

3 July 2017

Jessica Fox completed her most successful ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup weekend for 2017 on Sunday when she won silver behind Germany’s Ricarda Funk in the women’s K1 in Markkkleeberg.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.

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.