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Junior figure skaters put Australia on the map

Junior figure skaters put Australia on the map

20 March 2017

Australia’s six-member figure skating team, with an average age of 17, delivered the ultimate in Taipei at the Junior World Championships coming home with a gold medal, PB’s and a finals appearance

Hockey Australia announce new men's squad members

Hockey Australia announce new men's squad members

20 March 2017

National selectors for the men’s national hockey team have announced four new squad members, along with the team who will compete in the Darwin International Hockey Open.

Aussies win silver and bronze at Manly World Tour

Aussies win silver and bronze at Manly World Tour

20 March 2017

Australian Olympians claimed silver and bronze at the debut of World Tour beach volleyball on Sydney’s iconic Manly Beach this weekend.

Toomey and Lee stand-outs on home soil

Toomey and Lee stand-outs on home soil

20 March 2017

Olympian Tia-Clair Toomey and two-time Commonwealth Games medallist, Seen Lee, have been the stand-out performers among the local lifters at the Australian International Weightlifting event in Melbourne at the weekend.

Gilmore and Wright back on top of the surfing world

Gilmore and Wright back on top of the surfing world

20 March 2017

Owen Wright and Stephanie Gilmore claimed victory yesterday at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast, the opening stop on the World Surf League (WSL) Championship Tour (CT), in four-to-six foot (1 - 2 m) waves at the world-famous Snapper Rocks.

Henshaw eighth in World Ski Slopestyle final

Henshaw eighth in World Ski Slopestyle final

20 March 2017

Russ Henshaw saved his best run for last to finish eighth overall in the men’s Ski Slopestyle at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

Aussie Ski-Cross team make finals but miss podium rounds

Aussie Ski-Cross team make finals but miss podium rounds

19 March 2017

The penultimate day of competition at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships saw Sami Kennedy-Sim and Anton Grimus in action in the men’s and women’s Ski Cross events.

Australian pair skaters become Junior World Champions

Australian pair skaters become Junior World Champions

18 March 2017

Australia is celebrating a magic moment in the nation's sporting history with pair skaters Harley Windsor (20) and Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya (17) crowned 2017 Junior World Figure Skating Champions after a confident, attacking free program skate in Taipei City, Taiwan.

PyeongChang Sliding Track gets Aussie approval ahead of Test Event

PyeongChang Sliding Track gets Aussie approval ahead of Test Event

17 March 2017

Australian athletes from the sliding disciplines of skeleton and bobsleigh have given the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic track their seal of approval ahead of this weekend’s Olympic Test Event.

IOC announces principles for a more robust Anti-Doping System

IOC announces principles for a more robust Anti-Doping System

17 March 2017

The IOC outlines 12 principles for a more robust and independent global Anti-Doping System to protect clean athletes.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.

Did you know?

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