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400 days until PyeongChang 2018

400 days until PyeongChang 2018

5 January 2017

If the past couple of months are anything to go by, that time will fly by for our Australian athletes vying for their position to compete at the biggest winter sports event in the world.

Coates recognised in top 5 influential Olympic figures

Coates recognised in top 5 influential Olympic figures

5 January 2017

The President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates, has featured near the top of an international poll recognising world leaders and influential sporting figures.

Ewan and Allen take classy criterium victories

Ewan and Allen take classy criterium victories

5 January 2017

Pocket rocket Caleb Ewan timed his sprint to perfection to successfully defend his elite men's criterium national title at the 2017 Cycling Australia Road National Championships in Ballarat.

Five things you didn't know about: Casey Wright

Five things you didn't know about: Casey Wright

4 January 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.

Bodi ready to Turn it up on the Gold Coast

Bodi ready to Turn it up on the Gold Coast

4 January 2017

Rio 2016 Olympian Bodi Turner says he is a changed rider after making his Olympic debut last August, and this week returns to the Gold Coast to race in the BMX Australia Chambikx/Probikx UCI Series opener.

Nitro Athletics is the innovation athletics needs says Coe

Nitro Athletics is the innovation athletics needs says Coe

4 January 2017

Athletics needs innovative new concepts to attract new fans to the sport and IAAF President Sebastian Coe believes the Australian organisers of the new Nitro Athletics series may have a hit.

Gregson breaks 50-year drought to win Burnie Mile

Gregson breaks 50-year drought to win Burnie Mile

3 January 2017

Olympic finalist Ryan Gregson became the first man in 50 years to win the Burnie Mile from scratch with a performance that rocked the timber stands at the 130th running of the Burnie Gift Carnival.

National Cycling Champs to kick off in Ballarat

National Cycling Champs to kick off in Ballarat

3 January 2017

Cycling Australia has confirmed a world-class line up of riders will hit Ballarat for the 2017 Road Nationals in Ballarat 4-8 January.

Olympians ring in the New Year

Olympians ring in the New Year

1 January 2017

As fireworks around the globe signal the end of 2016, Australian Olympians have rung in the new year surrounded by family and friends. Many have taken to social media to reflect on a history-making year and thank supporters for their encouragement and love.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

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.