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USA down AUS 10-9 in water polo test

USA down AUS 10-9 in water polo test

5 May 2012

The Australian women’s water polo team, the Aussie Stingers, have gone down to the USA 10-9 in a thrilling match at the London Test Event in the Olympic Park’s new Water Polo Arena.

Stewart's turning point

Stewart's turning point

4 May 2012

First-time Olympic kayaker Murray Stewart says modelling the opening ceremony uniform reinforces just how close the Games are.

Tops-Alexander seeking London gold

Tops-Alexander seeking London gold

4 May 2012

Edwina Tops-Alexander has been the first selected to the Australian equestrian team to compete in London with her horse Cevo Itot du Chateau, after a string of superb results that saw both rider and horse secure their second Olympic berths.

Athletes thrilled with Opening Ceremony uniform

Athletes thrilled with Opening Ceremony uniform

3 May 2012

The 2012 Australian Olympic Team Opening Ceremony uniform has been unveiled by seven outstanding athletes who are already feeling like winners 85 days out from the Games opening in London.

Goss the key to Giro cycling success

Goss the key to Giro cycling success

2 May 2012

Sprinter Matt Goss will hold the key when Australia's new pro cycling team debuts in the Giro d'Italia this weekend fresh from securing their future with a multi-million dollar deal.

Boomers Squad Named for London

Boomers Squad Named for London

1 May 2012

Twenty five of Australia’s premier basketball stars will vie for a spot in the final team of 12 that will travel to London, after the 2012 Australian Boomers Basketball squad was announced today.

National League titles decided

National League titles decided

30 April 2012

Three of Australia’s leading London Olympic women’s water polo hopefuls, Nicola Zagame, Alicia McCormack and Holly Lincoln-Smith have led the Cronulla Sharks to their first National Water Polo League title since 2006 with Tim Cleland and Beijing Olympian Jamie Beadsworth inspiring the Fremantle Mariners to a second consecutive title.

London in Rose’s grasp

London in Rose’s grasp

30 April 2012

Beijing silver medallist Shane Rose has the London Olympic Games within his grasp after winning the Sydney International Three-Day Event (3DE) and he has one thing on his mind – gold!

Mills shines again in NBA

Mills shines again in NBA

27 April 2012

Australian basketballer Patty Mills continues to make a serious mark in the NBA - playing himself into the record books and timely form ahead of the Boomers' Olympic campaign.

AOC Feature:Solomon set for huge 2012

AOC Feature:Solomon set for huge 2012

27 April 2012

The Australian Athletics Team will go to the London Olympic Games with more medal chances than any Games in recent history. Technical events such as walks, hurdles and field events are where National High Performance Manager Eric Hollingsworth expects his predicted six medals will come from.

Journey to Rio - Taylor Worth

2016 Triathlon Team announced

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.