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Cotterill's Greek odyssey readies him for a shot at Olympic glory

Cotterill's Greek odyssey readies him for a shot at Olympic glory

15 December 2011

Have you ever wondered what it is like to play professional water polo in Europe? Rosebery’s Aussie Sharks star Johnno Cotterill has been doing it for five years and says that culturally, there is nothing else like it.

Bates backs cyclists for Olympics

Bates backs cyclists for Olympics

15 December 2011

Kate Bates' sudden retirement from cycling is another setback to an Australian team pursuit squad yet to rediscover its mojo ahead of the London Olympics.

Hockey Olympic Training Squad named

Hockey Olympic Training Squad named

14 December 2011

After a history making victory at the Champions Trophy in New Zealand last weekend, Kookaburras coach Ric Charlesworth has selected his 2012 London Olympic Games training squad.

Early Olympic Triathlon nominations

Early Olympic Triathlon nominations

14 December 2011

Christmas has come early for Australian Triathlon’s “first couple” Emma Moffatt and Brad Kahlefeldt following their early nomination by Triathlon Australia to the AOC for selection in the 2012 Australian Olympic Team.

Australian Match Racers power through

Australian Match Racers power through

14 December 2011

Australia’s two Women’s Match Racing crews have won their way through to the quarter-finals at the Perth 2011 ISAF Sailing World Championships, ensuring that the nation will have a team at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

Magnussen in ominous form

Magnussen in ominous form

14 December 2011

James Magnussen has warned he's only just warming up and is three to four months ahead of where he was this time last year after cruising to victory in the 100m freestyle at the Queensland State Championships on Tuesday.

Slingsby world title defence underway

Slingsby world title defence underway

13 December 2011

Tom Slingsby has gotten his World Championship defence off to a solid start following the first day of Laser racing at the Perth 2011 ISAF Sailing World Champion.

Chantelle skates in mum's tracks

Chantelle skates in mum's tracks

12 December 2011

The news had been such a long time coming for figure skater Chantelle Kerry that she almost burst into tears when the dream became a reality. Knowing that she was about to follow in her Olympian mum’s perfect footsteps added to the excitement.

Off to altitude for Xmas: Alex’s Diary

Off to altitude for Xmas: Alex’s Diary

12 December 2011

Training has been great so far, I can really feel huge improvements in my fitness. Seeing as I’m leaving today (Sunday) for America the impact of what I’m training for has started to hit me and I can’t help but feel very excited

Walkers in form, St Lawrence best Aussie at Zatopek:10

Walkers in form, St Lawrence best Aussie at Zatopek:10

12 December 2011

Six athletes clocked Athletics Australia qualifying times for the 2012 London Olympics on Sunday morning, as race walkers from across the country descended on Melbourne for the Australian 50km Race Walking Championships.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

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?

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.