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Porter wants another swing at a Softball Olympic podium

Porter wants another swing at a Softball Olympic podium

19 October 2017

In Stacey Porter’s two decades with the Australian Softball Team, she has enjoyed the highs of twice standing on the Olympic podium and the low of seeing the sport dropped from the Games programme.

Surfing legend Fanning targets Tokyo 2020

Surfing legend Fanning targets Tokyo 2020

18 October 2017

Mick Fanning is a three-time Surfing World Champion. He is a big supporter of the sport’s elevation to Olympic status

Tyack ranks highly at World Championships

Tyack ranks highly at World Championships

18 October 2017

Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallist Ryan Tyack has claimed sixth in a field of 120 in the qualification of the World Archery Championships in Mexico City.

Uni Sevens players added to squad for NZ series

Uni Sevens players added to squad for NZ series

16 October 2017

Six rising stars from the University Sevens Series have been selected to join the wider Qantas Australian Women’s Sevens squad that will compete in Bendigo against New Zealand next week.

Japan lead-up to suit Aussie sailors

Japan lead-up to suit Aussie sailors

16 October 2017

Australian Sailing Head Coach Victor Kovalenko has indicated on the eve of the first round of the 2017-18 World Cup Series in Japan that Australia’s proximity to the 2020 Olympics host nation should provide our elite sailors respite from the drawbacks of regular long-haul travel.

Artacho del Solar and Clancy claim first World Title victory

Artacho del Solar and Clancy claim first World Title victory

16 October 2017

In just their second tournament together Australia’s newest beach volleyball team of Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have won their second international gold.

Kookaburras & Hockeyroos claim double Oceania Cup success

Kookaburras & Hockeyroos claim double Oceania Cup success

16 October 2017

The Kookaburras and Hockeyroos have both won the 2017 Oceania Cup with victories over New Zealand at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre on Sunday night.

AOC congratulates Olympians at Sport Australia Hall of Fame Awards

AOC congratulates Olympians at Sport Australia Hall of Fame Awards

13 October 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) extends its congratulations to all the amazing athletes acknowledged at last night’s Sport Australia Hall of Fame awards.

Coaching gives self-taught surfing superstar Tyler Wright new edge

Coaching gives self-taught surfing superstar Tyler Wright new edge

13 October 2017

It is not often that an elite athlete reaches the top of his or her sport without the help of a coach. But then Australia’s Tyler Wright is not your average sportswoman.

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Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.

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American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).