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Massive 12 months of Australian beach volleyball ahead

Massive 12 months of Australian beach volleyball ahead

7 December 2016

Three major international events and an Asian tour event are the highlights of the biggest season in Australian beach volleyball since the Sydney Olympics, and it all kicks off later this month.

Batch & Gaudoin named as new Hockey Head Coaches

Batch & Gaudoin named as new Hockey Head Coaches

7 December 2016

Hockey Australia have confirmed the new head coaches for the Australian men's hockey team and the Australian women's hockey team, as Colin Batch and Paul Gaudoin respectively.

Good start to SWC Melbourne for Aussies

Good start to SWC Melbourne for Aussies

7 December 2016

It was a strong start yesterday for Australia’s 470 Silver Medallists at Sailing World Cup Melbourne, the final event of the 2016 circuit.

Cheerleading and Muaythai become IOC recognised Sports

Cheerleading and Muaythai become IOC recognised Sports

7 December 2016

The martial art of Muaythai kickboxing and Cheerleading have made their way into the Olympic movement.

 Optus wins Australian Olympic Committee Gold

Optus wins Australian Olympic Committee Gold

6 December 2016

Optus has been awarded the Australian Olympic Committee’s Gold Inspiration Award for excellence in Olympic Marketing.

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - an unlikely cycling gold

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - an unlikely cycling gold

6 December 2016

It was a successful day for Australia at the Olympics with its first non-swimming or athletics gold medal. There were two golds in the pool, and hockey closed their campaign with a win.

Olympic medallists head to Victoria for SWC Melbourne 2016

Olympic medallists head to Victoria for SWC Melbourne 2016

5 December 2016

Sailing World Cup Melbourne begins this week, with several Olympic medallists heading to the southern state to compete in the final Sailing World Cup event for 2016.

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - Controversy and near misses

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - Controversy and near misses

5 December 2016

Sailing medals were on the line on Day 14 of the Melbourne Olympics. Australia had a number of medal hopes, but unfortunately there was controversy which cost Australia a gold medal. In shooting we missed a medal by just two shots.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

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Did you know?

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

Did you know?

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