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Australia’s best triathletes inspire the next generation

Australia’s best triathletes inspire the next generation

19 April 2017

Triathlon’s next generation of stars were given an insight into the life of an Olympic Champion today, as Emma Frodeno (nee Snowsill) and Loretta Harrop inspired budding triathletes with their tales of triumph and defeat at the Olympic Games.

Barty Australia's Fed Cup X-Factor

Barty Australia's Fed Cup X-Factor

19 April 2017

Australian captain Alicia Molik believes Ash Barty brings an ‘x-factor’ to her team that can help them return as a Fed Cup force.

Australia tops the Track World Champs

Australia tops the Track World Champs

19 April 2017

As a new Olympic cycle commences, Australian track cycling is celebrating a world-topping performance at the 2017 UCI Track World Championships in Hong Kong.

101 day journey for PyeongChang Olympic Torch

101 day journey for PyeongChang Olympic Torch

19 April 2017

The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Organising Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) has announced its plan for the Olympic Torch Relay routes and the selection of Olympic torchbearers.

Trengove pushing for PB in London

Trengove pushing for PB in London

18 April 2017

The women’s field for the upcoming London Marathon is packed with superstars of the sport but the fanfare of sharing such a famous course with the fastest distance runners in the world is of little concern for two-time Olympian Jess Trengove.

Brondello announced as Australian head coach

Brondello announced as Australian head coach

18 April 2017

Three-time Olympic medallist Sandy Brondello has been announced as the coach of the Australian women's basketball team with the signing marking the start of the four-year road to the Tokyo Olympics.

IOC and Peru working together to deliver IOC Session in Lima

IOC and Peru working together to deliver IOC Session in Lima

18 April 2017

Following the devastating floods affecting large parts of the country, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Peruvian government today confirmed that preparations for the IOC Session, to be held in Peru, in September are going ahead as planned.

Gilmore goes down in Bells Beach final

Gilmore goes down in Bells Beach final

17 April 2017

Stephanie Gilmore went from putting herself down as a tea bag two days ago to nearly winning her fourth Bells Beach title.

Youth to boost Aussies for Japan Sevens

Youth to boost Aussies for Japan Sevens

17 April 2017

Australia's women's sevens side has added some youth for the Japan leg of the 2016-2017 World Series.

Aussie Sevens finish fourth in Singapore

Aussie Sevens finish fourth in Singapore

17 April 2017

The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team has finished the Singapore 7s in fourth place after falling to England in the Third Place Play Off 12-14.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).

Did you know?

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