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Olympic flame lit in Olympia as Rio torch relay begins

Olympic flame lit in Olympia as Rio torch relay begins

22 April 2016

The Olympic flame for the Olympic Games Rio 2016 was lit in Ancient Olympia, Greece, during a ceremony organised by the Hellenic Olympic Committee (HOC).

Duncan out for three months ahead of Rio

Duncan out for three months ahead of Rio

22 April 2016

Selected 1500-metre runner Melissa Duncan will miss three months of competition after breaking her foot just 16 weeks out from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Duncan out for three months ahead of Rio

Duncan out for three months ahead of Rio

22 April 2016

Selected 1500-metre runner Melissa Duncan will miss three months of competition after breaking her foot just 16 weeks out from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Potent wins silver at Rio World Cup

Potent wins silver at Rio World Cup

22 April 2016

Warren Potent has taken silver at the 2016 ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro

Potent wins silver at Rio World Cup

Potent wins silver at Rio World Cup

22 April 2016

Warren Potent has taken silver at the 2016 ISSF World Cup in Rio de Janeiro

Swim star Throssell ready for Rio walk

Swim star Throssell ready for Rio walk

21 April 2016

Brianna Throssell will feel like a fish out of water at this year's Rio Olympics - but she's well prepared for the experience.

Swim star Throssell ready for Rio walk

Swim star Throssell ready for Rio walk

21 April 2016

Brianna Throssell will feel like a fish out of water at this year's Rio Olympics - but she's well prepared for the experience.

Aussie squad announced for tour of Japan

Aussie squad announced for tour of Japan

20 April 2016

Following two successful camps in Canberra and Gosford, the Australian women's basketball team will continue their preparation for August with a three-game warm-up tour of Japan.

Aussie squad announced for tour of Japan

Aussie squad announced for tour of Japan

20 April 2016

Following two successful camps in Canberra and Gosford, the Australian women's basketball team will continue their preparation for August with a three-game warm-up tour of Japan.

Scott unavailable for golf's return to the Olympics

Scott unavailable for golf's return to the Olympics

20 April 2016

Adam Scott will not play in the Olympic Games. The world No.7 says scheduling and family commitments will prevent him from giving his utmost to Australia’s Games tilt

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.