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Weekend Wrap: Winter stars shine

Weekend Wrap: Winter stars shine

12 December 2016

There were plenty of Aussies in action around the globe as our winter athletes look to build towards the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games!

Challenger Series wraps up for Brendan and Kailani

Challenger Series wraps up for Brendan and Kailani

12 December 2016

A narrow podium miss has frustrated Brendan Kerry at the Golden Spin of Zagreb in Croatia at the conclusion of the ten-event ISU Challenger series.

Aussies bring home 11 medals from World Short Course

Aussies bring home 11 medals from World Short Course

12 December 2016

The Australian Swim Team has kick started its four-year build up to Tokyo 2020 with an 11 medal haul - including two gold at the FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships (25m) in Windsor, Canada.

Arthur fourth in halfpipe final

Arthur fourth in halfpipe final

12 December 2016

A brilliant effort from 17-year-old Emily Arthur during last weekend's half-pipe final of the 2016 U.S Revolution Tour landed her in fourth place as she continued her outstanding push up the world rankings.

On this day - Shane Gould owns the record book

On this day - Shane Gould owns the record book

12 December 2016

On this day 45 years ago, Shane Gould MBE broke the world record for the 1500m freestyle.

More Aussies medal at SWC Melbourne

More Aussies medal at SWC Melbourne

12 December 2016

Australians have won gold in two classes, and two silvers on the final day of SWC Melbourne 2016, the final event on the World Cup circuit for 2016.

Cross country World Cup season kicks off

Cross country World Cup season kicks off

12 December 2016

Four Australians have kick started their Cross Country Skiing World Cup season in Davos, Switzerland over the weekend.

Wood and Reynolds complete clean sweep of Grand Prix titles

Wood and Reynolds complete clean sweep of Grand Prix titles

12 December 2016

2016 Rio Olympian Jordan Wood and Paralympic silver medallist Amanda Reynolds have completed incredible clean sweeps of individual medals at the opening Australian Canoeing Grand Prix in Adelaide.

Aussie Sevens stumble in Cape Town

Aussie Sevens stumble in Cape Town

12 December 2016

The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens team have had a disappointing day at the Cape Town Sevens, losing to Argentina in the Challenge Trophy Semi Final on day two.

Aussies take to IBU Cup in Italy

Aussies take to IBU Cup in Italy

11 December 2016

Damon Morton and Daniel Walker have secured their qualification for the next stage of the IBU Cup following their results at the Ridnaun event in Italy overnight.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.