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Volleyball stars and NSW Premier launch Volleyfest at Manly

Volleyball stars and NSW Premier launch Volleyfest at Manly

18 January 2016

NSW Premier, Mike Baird, joined past and present at Manly Beach to launch the biggest beach volleyball event in Australia since the Sydney Olympics.

Weekend wrap - Monday 18 January 2016

Weekend wrap - Monday 18 January 2016

18 January 2016

A busy weekend of medals, qualification times and test event wins for our Rio hopefuls including our Aussie men's football team who defeated Vietnam at the Rio qualifiers in Doha.

Weightman second in Houston marathon

Weightman second in Houston marathon

18 January 2016

Lisa Weightman became the third runner to better the qualifying standard with a fighting second-placed finish in the Houston marathon.

Two gold and a silver for Aussies at Hong Kong World Cup

Two gold and a silver for Aussies at Hong Kong World Cup

18 January 2016

Australia's cyclists claimed two gold and a silver at the season-ending 2015/16 UCI Track World Cup event in Hong Kong at the weekend.

Garfoot takes out Tour Down Under

Garfoot takes out Tour Down Under

18 January 2016

Australian cyclist Katrin Garfoot has won the Women's Tour after finishing third in the pulsating last stage.

Roar duo on target as Olyroos dispatch Vietnam

Roar duo on target as Olyroos dispatch Vietnam

18 January 2016

Goals to Brisbane Roar’s James Donachie and Jamie Maclaren have helped the Olyroos defeat a feisty Vietnam 2-0 in their second group game in Doha.

Aussies desperate for win at Rio qualifiers

Aussies desperate for win at Rio qualifiers

17 January 2016

Ryan Edwards says their second group game against Vietnam is a must-win after the Aussies were beaten by UAE in the opening group match of the AFC U-23 Championships in Doha overnight.

Aussies rout Venezuela at Rio test event

Aussies rout Venezuela at Rio test event

17 January 2016

The Australian women's basketball team have won their second game in as many nights at theOlympic test event in Brazil, defeating an inexperienced Venezuela 104-24.

Women's Water polo Olympic squad announced

Women's Water polo Olympic squad announced

15 January 2016

Australia’s Women’s Water Polo squad for the Rio 2016 Olympics has been announced as the squad moves from 21 to 16 players.

Aussies lose to UAE

Aussies lose to UAE

15 January 2016

The Olyroos have stumbled on the road to the Rio Olympics with a 1-0 loss to the UAE at the AFC Under-23 Championship opener in Doha.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.

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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.