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Swimmers Hungary for open water success

Swimmers Hungary for open water success

3 April 2017

Swimming Australia has nominated three athletes to take on the 10km open water event at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, adding to the three that were already selected for the 5km event at the Australian Open Water Championships in January this year.

Australia win International Hockey Open

Australia win International Hockey Open

3 April 2017

In a nail-biting final test at the Darwin International Hockey Open, the Australian men's hockey team have won the series and the match with a 5 – 3 victory over Pakistan in a game that was packed with action from the very first minute of play.

Juster and Curtis claim National Series crowns

Juster and Curtis claim National Series crowns

3 April 2017

Adversity has been the ally of BMX rider Matthew Juster in 2017, the hulking Northern Territorian overcoming a dose of the flu earlier this week to win the final race, and title in the elite men’s Probikx UCI event in Cairns.

London calling for 20 Aussie athletes

London calling for 20 Aussie athletes

3 April 2017

London is calling for twenty of Australia’s best athletes after initial selections for the 2017 IAAF World Championships were confirmed as the 2017 Australian Athletics Championship drew to a close in Sydney on Sunday

Figure skaters secures Australia first Olympic quota spot

Figure skaters secures Australia first Olympic quota spot

2 April 2017

Brendan Kerry has secured Australia an Olympic berth for men at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games after finishing 15th at the Figure Skating World Championships in Helsinki last night with a smart finals free program.

Rio Olympians secure World Championship berths

Rio Olympians secure World Championship berths

2 April 2017

Morgan Mitchell (Vic) and Kelsey-Lee Roberts (ACT) will be London 2017 bound after ensuring their automatic selection to the Australian team for the IAAF World Championships on day seven at the 2017 Australian Athletics Championships.

5 big questions to be answered in April

5 big questions to be answered in April

1 April 2017

April is set to be another action packed month. Athletes competing in sports set to make their Olympic debut will begin their road to Tokyo 2020 while others have their focus on making Aussie teams for 2017 World Championships.

Pair skaters unable to cement Olympic quota place for Australia

Pair skaters unable to cement Olympic quota place for Australia

1 April 2017

Newly crowned Junior World Pairs Champions Harley Windsor and Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya hopes of early qualification to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang next February have been dashed despite making it to the final sixteen at the World Figure Skating Championships.

Aussie veteran to hit milestone at Hong Kong 7s

Aussie veteran to hit milestone at Hong Kong 7s

31 March 2017

The Australian Men’s Sevens team has been named for the Hong Kong 7s with Head Coach Andy Friend making four changes to the squad that finished in seventh in Vancouver.

Sport Climbers prepared to scale new heights

Sport Climbers prepared to scale new heights

30 March 2017

Australian climbers will flock to Villawood in Sydney’s west this weekend for the most prestigious event on the Australian Sport Climbing calendar.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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.

Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.