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AOC participates in 30 Year Anniversary Uluru relay run

AOC participates in 30 Year Anniversary Uluru relay run

18 July 2015

The nation’s most iconic natural landmark played host to a historic Australian-first relay run to celebrate the 30 year Anniversary of the handing back of Uluru to its traditional owners.

Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

18 July 2015

Over 100 Indigenous runners participated in the 2015 Indigenous Marathon Project's Deadly Fun Run Championships in Uluru this morning to celebrate the 30 year anniversary of the handing back of world famous landmark to its traditional owners.

Pacific Games social wrap

Pacific Games social wrap

18 July 2015

Check out all the social media action from the 2015 Australian Pacific Games Team.

Day leads Aussie charge at the Open

Day leads Aussie charge at the Open

18 July 2015

It’s hard to say where the biggest challenge lies: Dustin Johnson, a lack of sleep or horrendous Scottish weather.

Andrewartha looking for Rio redemption

Andrewartha looking for Rio redemption

18 July 2015

Four years on and judoka Jake Andrewartha still can't bring himself to watch the fight that forever made him an Olympian.

Australia wraps up first Pacific Games

Australia wraps up first Pacific Games

17 July 2015

Australia has capped of its first Pacific Games competition with 47 medals in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.

Australia adds six taekwondo medals to Pacific tally

Australia adds six taekwondo medals to Pacific tally

17 July 2015

London 2012 Olympian Safwan Khalil has lead Australia’s male taekwondo Team to six medals on the final day of competition for the 2015 Australian Pacific Games Team.

Melissa Wu to captain diving team for worlds

Melissa Wu to captain diving team for worlds

17 July 2015

DIVING: Two-time Olympian Melissa Wu has been named captain of the Australian Diving Team for the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

VALE - Phillip A Cayzer OAM, 1922-2015

VALE - Phillip A Cayzer OAM, 1922-2015

17 July 2015

The Olympic family was saddened to learn of the passing of Phillip Cayzer. Especially at the time when Phillip's teammates from the 1952 Olympics gather annually at his rowing club in Sydney, to enjoy each other’s company and reminisce at the Kapyla Club function.

Experienced Sharks set to tackle World Championships

Experienced Sharks set to tackle World Championships

17 July 2015

Head coach of the Australian men’s water polo team Elvis Fatovic has named an experienced squad to tackle the 16th FINA World Championships beginning in Kazan, Russia next week.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.