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Rose claims exhibition eventing title

Rose claims exhibition eventing title

14 November 2011

Beijing Olympic silver medallist Shane Rose took out the inaugural Exhibition Eventing title in front of thousands at the Equestrian Grand Final at Sydney Showgrounds overnight.

Heath Ryan's gamble pays off

Heath Ryan's gamble pays off

13 November 2011

Olympian Heath Ryan took a big gamble when he decided to try out new music for the Dressage Grand Prix Freestyle at the Equestrian Grand Final – but that gamble paid off when he took out the inaugural title at the Sydney Showgrounds in front of a packed house.

Campbell completes sprint double

Campbell completes sprint double

13 November 2011

Olympic bronze medallist Cate Campbell opened the final night of competition at the FINA World Cup with gold and an all-time best in the women’s 100m freestyle, as the Australian Swim Team wrapped up proceedings in Tokyo with a total of seven gold medals overall.

Coates applauds Queensland double

Coates applauds Queensland double

13 November 2011

The President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates, has congratulated Queensland on their Commonwealth Games success and Sally Pearson’s honour as the IAAF’s female athlete of the year.

Medal haul for Aussie Olympic sailors

Medal haul for Aussie Olympic sailors

13 November 2011

Australian sailors have dominated the final day of the ISAF Sailing World in Melbourne with the home team claiming 16 medals across the eight Olympic and two Paralympic classes.

Dobson takes out Jumping title

Dobson takes out Jumping title

11 November 2011

Hailing from Wanneroo in Western Australia, David Dobson tonight took out the Jumping title at the Equestrian Grand Final at Sydney Showground.

Australian Olympic sailors on top

Australian Olympic sailors on top

11 November 2011

Australian sailors lead the way in four classes after four days of racing at Sail Melbourne, the opening round of the ISAF Sailing World Cup.

Ryan among several new Olyroos faces

Ryan among several new Olyroos faces

11 November 2011

Central Coast goalkeeper Mat Ryan has earned his first Olyroos call-up for this month's crucial qualifiers against Iraq and Uzbekistan.

Meares named AIS Athlete of the Year

Meares named AIS Athlete of the Year

11 November 2011

World and Olympic track cycling champion Anna Meares can add the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) athlete of the year award to her growing list of achievements in 2011.

Evans breaks Australian record

Evans breaks Australian record

10 November 2011

West Australian Blair Evans has swam a new Australian record for the 400m freestyle at the FINA World Cup in Beijing, setting the Water Cube alight with the second fastest time in the world this year, as the Aussies head to Tokyo with a total of 11 gold medals from China.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang 2018 medals

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.