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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.

Weekend watch - 15 January 2016

Weekend watch - 15 January 2016

13 January 2016

Huge weekend for Australian Olympic sport as our men's football team compete at their Olympic qualifiers and plenty more.

BMX Australia keep busted Dean’s Rio dream on track

BMX Australia keep busted Dean’s Rio dream on track

13 January 2016

Australian BMX rider Anthony Dean has undergone surgery on a busted collarbone after a crash in a routine training session.

Aussie men eye Rio Games

Aussie men eye Rio Games

13 January 2016

Australian coach Aurelio Vidmar must balance his A-League young guns and overseas talents as he looks to return Australia's soccer team to the Olympics.

Cummins signs with Aussie sevens program

Cummins signs with Aussie sevens program

12 January 2016

The Qantas Australian Men's Sevens program has confirmed the signing of Wallaby outside back Nick Cummins for 2016.

Rio test will give Opals an edge says Joyce

Rio test will give Opals an edge says Joyce

12 January 2016

Opals coach as the chance to test Rio's main basketball venue will give Australia a huge advantage going into Rio

Draper paddling towards record fourth Games

Draper paddling towards record fourth Games

11 January 2016

Three-time Olympian Warwick Draper wants to be the first paddler to represent Australia at four Olympic Games.

Rio means much more than medals

Rio means much more than medals

11 January 2016

The Rio Olympic Games in August 2016 will shine like a beacon of peace in a troubled world.

Aussies finalise preparations ahead of final Rio qualifiers

Aussies finalise preparations ahead of final Rio qualifiers

11 January 2016

The final preparations are well underway for the Australian men’s under 23 football team as they look to return to the Olympic fold for the Rio 2016 Games.

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Did you know?

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.

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.