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Hackett confirms Rio Olympic swim tilt

Hackett confirms Rio Olympic swim tilt

17 July 2015

It's official - comeback king Grant Hackett has committed to a Rio Olympic tilt.

Russia withdraws walkers over doping

Russia withdraws walkers over doping

17 July 2015

Russia has withdrawn its world-beating team of race-walkers from all international competitions to avoid "disgrace" in the wake of a series of doping allegations.

Martons lead taekwondo team to seven medals

Martons lead taekwondo team to seven medals

16 July 2015

Australia has come away with four gold and three silver in the women’s taekwondo at the 2015 Pacific Games.

Hackett and Speedo partner for road to Rio

Hackett and Speedo partner for road to Rio

16 July 2015

Speedo Australia has today announced the re-signing of Australian swimming legend Grant Hackett as their newest ambassador.

Golden girl looks for her second podium

Golden girl looks for her second podium

16 July 2015

Ashleigh Gentle ran herself into a World Triathlon Series silver medal in Yokohama and will be looking for another podium finish in Hamburg.

Ponting calls for T20 to become Olympic sport

Ponting calls for T20 to become Olympic sport

16 July 2015

Australia great Ricky Ponting has backed calls by the MCC world cricket committee for Twenty20 cricket to be included as an Olympic sport.

Men chases Olympic dream in Port Moresby

Men chases Olympic dream in Port Moresby

15 July 2015

Australian Nicole Men is chasing her Olympic dream, competing at the 2015 Pacific Games.

Local athletes learn from Chef de Mission Malcolm Page

Local athletes learn from Chef de Mission Malcolm Page

15 July 2015

A dozen Papua New Guinean sailors have had the chance to learn from dual Olympic gold medallist and Australian Pacific Games Chef de Mission Malcolm Page.

Olympians attend National Primary Games

Olympians attend National Primary Games

15 July 2015

Olympians, Lyndsie Fogarty and Stephanie Moorhouse travelled to Tamworth over the weekend to attend the inaugural National Primary Games.

Captain backs Kyrgios for quarter-finals

Captain backs Kyrgios for quarter-finals

15 July 2015

Davis Cup captain Wally Masur has scoffed at suggestions Nick Kyrgios has become a liability, saying the 20-year-old is a spearhead capable of doing his country proud.

Queensland Pierre de Coubertin Awards

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.