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Beijing Team size creeping up

Beijing Team size creeping up

8 December 2006

Based on the latest estimates the Australian Olympic Team in Beijing is likely to number 504 athletes...

Chinese delegation arrives for airport planning visit

Chinese delegation arrives for airport planning visit

8 December 2006

A 13 man delegation from the Civil Aviation Authority of China (CAAC) visited Sydney late last month as part of ”an exchange of ideas” for planning airport arrivals ...

Aussie handballers tuning up for Worlds

Aussie handballers tuning up for Worlds

8 December 2006

The Australian men’s handball squad is commencing their final preparations for the World Championship to be held in various...

Salter shows plenty of promise ahead of Beijing

Salter shows plenty of promise ahead of Beijing

8 December 2006

Modern pentathlon aims to test one’s mental qualities as much as physical skills, in theory producing the ideal, complete...

Hill ready to climb her way to Beijing

Hill ready to climb her way to Beijing

8 December 2006

Despite the absence of World Champion Emma Snowsill and Commonwealth Champion Brad Kahledfeldt ...

Olympic team get new coach for Beijing campaign

Olympic team get new coach for Beijing campaign

8 December 2006

The Australian under 23 team have a new coach as they begin the difficult job of qualifying for the 2008 Beijing Games

AOC increases athlete funding ahead of Beijing Games

AOC increases athlete funding ahead of Beijing Games

8 December 2006

Newly crowned world champion walker Nathan Deakes is in line to collect a funding bonus from the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) for his record feat.

Vatkin behind wheel in drive to Beijing

Vatkin behind wheel in drive to Beijing

8 December 2006

Legendary gymnastics coach, Vladimir Vatkin, has been appointed as the Australian men’s gymnastic coach.

Hockeyroos name Champions Trophy squad

Hockeyroos name Champions Trophy squad

8 December 2006

As they look to build towards the Beijing Olympics, Hockey Australia has selected a youthful squad to represent the Hockeyroos...

Summer of Tennis to feature Beijing hopefuls

Summer of Tennis to feature Beijing hopefuls

8 December 2006

Australia’s Olympic tennis hopefuls will be under the spotlight from expectant Aussie crowds as the men’s and women’s tours head down-under for a scorching summer of tennis

Aussies march into Port Moresby

2015 Pacific Games

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.