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Olympic champ Chalmers laps up limelight

Olympic champ Chalmers laps up limelight

25 October 2017

Olympic gold medallist Kyle Chalmers is enjoying having the eyes on him heading into the national short course championships in Adelaide starting Thursday.

Statement regarding AOC v Telstra judgment

Statement regarding AOC v Telstra judgment

25 October 2017

Prior to the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, the AOC commenced proceedings against Telstra in relation to an extensive marketing campaign promoting the availability of live events streamed from the Rio Olympics.

Undefeated beach volleyball pairing off to fast start together

Undefeated beach volleyball pairing off to fast start together

25 October 2017

In a few short weeks, Australian beach volleyballers Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have gone from not playing together as seniors to a wonder duo.

Aussie triathletes face a feast of hometown racing in 2017-18

Aussie triathletes face a feast of hometown racing in 2017-18

24 October 2017

Australia’s triathletes are setting themselves for the biggest international and domestic 12 months on record with all roads leading to the Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Devonport in Tasmania for a feast of major events.

Skaters head to the AIS for Olympic Camp

Skaters head to the AIS for Olympic Camp

24 October 2017

The Tokyo 2020 Games may be over 1000 days away but some of the nation’s brightest young skateboarders have gotten the chance to begin their path towards Olympic competition at the Australian Institute of Sport over the weekend.

Aussie side named for FIBA World Cup qualifiers

Aussie side named for FIBA World Cup qualifiers

24 October 2017

The Australian Boomers team to compete in the first two games of Australia’s FIBA World Cup Qualifiers has been announced, including the game hosted in Adelaide on November 27.

Aussies sail into the medals at opening World Cup

Aussies sail into the medals at opening World Cup

23 October 2017

Mat Belcher and Will Ryan have added yet another string to their bow with a convincing Gold medal victory in the 470 class at the World Cup round one event at Gamagori, Japan, while Rio Olympic Gold medallist Tom Burton put in a stirring final day performance to pinch Bronze in the Laser class.

Pyeongchang 2018 Australian Team formal uniforms unveiled

Pyeongchang 2018 Australian Team formal uniforms unveiled

20 October 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and Total Image Group (TIG) today unveiled the official formal uniforms to be worn by the Australian Olympic Team at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Games.

Porter wants another swing at a Softball Olympic podium

Porter wants another swing at a Softball Olympic podium

19 October 2017

In Stacey Porter’s two decades with the Australian Softball Team, she has enjoyed the highs of twice standing on the Olympic podium and the low of seeing the sport dropped from the Games programme.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.

Did you know?

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