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Pearson coy about her race return

Pearson coy about her race return

16 December 2015

Sally Pearson will have to defend her Olympic 100m hurdles crown next year with a new starting technique.

Optus secures multi-year Olympic partnership

Optus secures multi-year Olympic partnership

16 December 2015

Optus and the AOC have announced a 10-year agreement that sees Optus become the official telecommunications partner of the Australian Olympic team.

Good signs for Rio

Good signs for Rio

16 December 2015

With eight months to go before Rio, Australia has almost doubled its gold medal tally from London according to the annual benchmark study.

O'Shea headline field for Omnium National Championship

O'Shea headline field for Omnium National Championship

15 December 2015

Former world champion Glenn O'Shea headlines a strong 13-rider field that will contest the 2016 Australian Omnium Championship at the Adelaide Super-Drome, December 16-17.

Jawai pushing hard to fulfil Rio dream

Jawai pushing hard to fulfil Rio dream

15 December 2015

Fate landed Nate Jawai at the Perth Wildcats, but it's hard work that's inching him closer towards his Olympic dream.

Weekend wrap - Monday 14 December 2015

Weekend wrap - Monday 14 December 2015

14 December 2015

Australia has secured another three quotas in an action packed weekend on the road to Rio.

Erickson walks his way to automatic nomination for Rio 2016

Erickson walks his way to automatic nomination for Rio 2016

14 December 2015

Chris Erickson has secured automatic nomination for selection to the Australian Olympic Team for Rio 2016.

Aussies finish seventh at Cape Town Sevens

Aussies finish seventh at Cape Town Sevens

14 December 2015

Back-to-back defeats on Finals day has consigned the Qantas Australian Men's Sevens team to seventh place in Cape Town overnight.

Ribouem and Toomey lift into Olympic contention

Ribouem and Toomey lift into Olympic contention

14 December 2015

Simplice Ribouem and Tia-Clair Toomey have lifted themselves into Olympic contention after outstanding performance at the Australian Open in Brisbane.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.