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Fox finishes season in style at World Cup final

Fox finishes season in style at World Cup final

12 September 2016

Australia’s Jessica Fox has finished her 2016 canoe slalom campaign with a stunning victory in the K1 in the World Cup final at Tacen, Slovenia.

Kelly back in winner's circle after missing Rio Olympic selection

Kelly back in winner's circle after missing Rio Olympic selection

12 September 2016

Two-time Olympian Damon Kelly has won gold at the Australian Weightlifting Championships at his first major competition since missing selection for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

Kelly wins para-triathlon gold alongside Michellie Jones

Kelly wins para-triathlon gold alongside Michellie Jones

12 September 2016

Katie Kelly has won the first ever para-triathlon gold for Australia, with a little help from sighted guide Sydney 2000 Olympian Michellie Jones.

Kettlewell achieves Rio dream with family looking on

Kettlewell achieves Rio dream with family looking on

7 September 2016

When Danielle Kettlewell looked into the stands at the Rio Olympics she saw not one but almost a dozen friendly faces looking down at her.

Top 16 quotes from the Games

Top 16 quotes from the Games

6 September 2016

"It has really sunk in yet but it feels awesome and I can only imagine it will get better from here."

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

6 September 2016

The Australian Olympic Team’s national welcome home celebrations have wrapped up with an action packed tour of Canberra on Monday.

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

5 September 2016

The Australian Olympic Team’s national welcome home celebrations have wrapped up with an action packed tour of Canberra on Monday.

Mitch Larkin wins Moscow short course gold

Mitch Larkin wins Moscow short course gold

5 September 2016

Mitch Larkin has claimed the 100m backstroke at the World Cup in Moscow.

Burton wins Burghley horse trials

Burton wins Burghley horse trials

5 September 2016

Australian Chris Burton has won the Burghley Horse Trials in Lincolnshire after a dramatic final day.

Queenslanders show their pride and love of Olympians

Queenslanders show their pride and love of Olympians

2 September 2016

Fans of all ages, media and dignitaries filled Queen Street Mall in Brisbane’s CBD on Friday to Welcome Home the 2016 Australian Olympic Team.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.