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Tokyo 2020 welcomes National Olympic Committes

Tokyo 2020 welcomes National Olympic Committes

8 February 2017

Tokyo 2020 concluded today its first National Olympic Committee (NOC) Open Days event, hosting delegations from 13 NOCs. Their visit was aimed at reviewing and showcasing the progress made in preparations for the Games and ensuring the best possible conditions are made available for the athletes during the Tokyo 2020 Games.

Aussies give Nitro seal of approval

Aussies give Nitro seal of approval

7 February 2017

After months of excitement and anticipation, Nitro Athletics burst into life on Saturday at Lakeside Stadium in Melbourne, to the delight of fans and athletes alike.

Williams inspires in East Arnhem Land

Williams inspires in East Arnhem Land

7 February 2017

It might be almost five years on from winning Paralympic gold in London but Annabelle Williams is still doing her best to inspire Australians to do everything they can to achieve their goals.

Coady fights through Mammoth weather hit

Coady fights through Mammoth weather hit

7 February 2017

Our Aussie athletes are known for battling through all weather conditions with a brave face, but there is little they can do when the weather is so havoc it forces events to be canceled.

Kennedy-Sim 11th in weather affected Feldberg Sprint World Cup

Kennedy-Sim 11th in weather affected Feldberg Sprint World Cup

7 February 2017

Ski Cross athlete Sami Kennedy-Sim, has finished in 11th place in a weather affected World Cup event in Feldberg, Germany.

Promising cross country results in PyeongChang

Promising cross country results in PyeongChang

7 February 2017

It has been a historic weekend for Australian Cross Country skiing as five Aussies took on the world’s best at the PyeongChang 2018 Test Event.

In-form Anthony makes second straight Moguls final

In-form Anthony makes second straight Moguls final

6 February 2017

A second strong result in as many weeks has put Jakara Anthony in good step for the 2017 Asian Winter Games which are now just 13 days away.

Lockett produces two top-10 finishes in Dresden

Lockett produces two top-10 finishes in Dresden

6 February 2017

In a career-best result, Australia's top female short track speed skater, Deanna Lockett, has finished fourth in Saturday’s 1000m women’s final at the ISU Short Track World Cup in Dresden.

Aussie men secure best result of the season in Sydney

Aussie men secure best result of the season in Sydney

5 February 2017

The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team have finished a valiant fourth at the Sydney 7s – their best placing of the current World Series – with the young team showing their potential for the future after recording some remarkable wins over the last two days.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.