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Australia’s best set sights on Shanghai

Australia’s best set sights on Shanghai

31 March 2011

Australia’s best swimmers will converge on the Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic centre this Friday for the 2011 Telstra Australian Swimming Championships incorporating selection trials for the 14th FINA World Championships to be held in Shanghai in July.

Hockeyroos & Kookaburras begin Olympic journey at the Oceania Cup

Hockeyroos & Kookaburras begin Olympic journey at the Oceania Cup

30 March 2011

Both the Hockeyroos and Kookaburras will begin their first steps towards gold at the 2012 London Olympics when they face New Zealand and Fiji in the 2011 Oceania Cup/ Olympic Qualifier tournament in Hobart from October 5-9.

London's Olympic stadium ready

London's Olympic stadium ready

30 March 2011

The last piece of turf was laid on Tuesday at the Olympic Stadium, symbolising the completion of building work on the 80,000-seat flagship venue for the 2012 London Games.

Hockeyroos & Kookaburras begin Olympic journey at the Oceania Cup

Hockeyroos & Kookaburras begin Olympic journey at the Oceania Cup

30 March 2011

Both the Hockeyroos and Kookaburras will begin their first steps towards gold at the 2012 London Olympics when they face New Zealand and Fiji in the 2011 Oceania Cup/ Olympic Qualifier tournament in Hobart from October 5-9.

Biggest test looms for Schipper

Biggest test looms for Schipper

30 March 2011

A ninth year on the national swim team may loom but champion butterflier Jessicah Schipper reckons she is still learning.

Mark propels Australia to Olympic Games

Mark propels Australia to Olympic Games

30 March 2011

Victorian Lauryn Mark has won a quota place for the 2012 London Olympic Games for Australia in the women’s skeet at the ISSF World Cup at the Sydney International Shooting Centre.

London's Olympic stadium ready

London's Olympic stadium ready

30 March 2011

The last piece of turf was laid on Tuesday at the Olympic Stadium, symbolising the completion of building work on the 80,000-seat flagship venue for the 2012 London Games.

Hockeyroos & Kookaburras begin Olympic journey at the Oceania Cup

Hockeyroos & Kookaburras begin Olympic journey at the Oceania Cup

30 March 2011

Both the Hockeyroos and Kookaburras will begin their first steps towards gold at the 2012 London Olympics when they face New Zealand and Fiji in the 2011 Oceania Cup/ Olympic Qualifier tournament in Hobart from October 5-9.

Mark propels Australia to Olympic Games

Mark propels Australia to Olympic Games

30 March 2011

Victorian Lauryn Mark has won a quota place for the 2012 London Olympic Games for Australia in the women’s skeet at the ISSF World Cup at the Sydney International Shooting Centre.

Rawlinson reunites with King

Rawlinson reunites with King

29 March 2011

Hurdling superstar Jana Rawlinson has reunited with coach Phil King, who masterminded the first of her two world championship titles.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.