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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.

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

10 November 2011

AOC President John Coates says a sharp drop in the number of sports winning medals is a worrying trend.

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

Medal decline a worrying trend: Coates

9 November 2011

AOC President John Coates says a sharp drop in the number of sports winning medals is a worrying trend.

Olympians geared up for Equestrian Final

Olympians geared up for Equestrian Final

9 November 2011

Australia’s top equestrian athletes are ready to battle at the inaugural Equestrian Grand Final that is being held as part of EQUITANA at Sydney Showgrounds this Friday 11 – Sunday 13 November 2011.

McKeon sprints to gold in Beijing

McKeon sprints to gold in Beijing

9 November 2011

Wollongong teenager Emma McKeon has continued to out sprint her more fancied rivals at the FINA World Cup series at the Water Cube in Beijing on Wednesday night, helping Australia to a total of six gold medals on the first day of finals.

Pitztal Glacier best snow in Europe right now: Greta Small's Blog

Pitztal Glacier best snow in Europe right now: Greta Small's Blog

8 November 2011

The atmosphere at the World Cup races is always so electric. To think that I could be competing there next year against my role model Lindsey Vonn just blows my mind away.

Thorpe's comeback 'on track':Armstrong

Thorpe's comeback 'on track':Armstrong

8 November 2011

No stranger to a comeback himself, Duncan Armstrong reckons Ian Thorpe is on track to make the 2012 London Olympic team despite bombing in his pet event at the Beijing World Cup round.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).