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Olympic selection battle commences for slalom paddlers on Friday

Olympic selection battle commences for slalom paddlers on Friday

2 February 2016

The battle for Olympic and national team selection commences for Australia’s best canoe slalom athletes at the Australian Open in Penrith from 5 to 7 February.

Meares hails sprint cycling depth as Rio 2016 looms

Meares hails sprint cycling depth as Rio 2016 looms

2 February 2016

Cycling megastar Anna Meares says Australia's current crop of sprinters is the best in recent memory.

Mitch Larkin named FINA Male Swimmer of the Year

Mitch Larkin named FINA Male Swimmer of the Year

1 February 2016

Dual backstroke world champion Mitch Larkin has been named the FINA Male Swimmer of the Year for 2015, the first Australian ever to do so.

Howard second at Cadel Evans Great Ocean Rd race

Howard second at Cadel Evans Great Ocean Rd race

1 February 2016

Great British rider Peter Kennaugh has won the 2016 Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, beating home Australia's Leigh Howard and Italy's Niccolo Bonifazio on Geelong’s waterfront.

Weekend Wrap - 1 February 2016

Weekend Wrap - 1 February 2016

1 February 2016

Another huge weekend on the road to Rio including standout performances by Morgan Mitchell and Edwina Tops-Alexander.

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family

1 February 2016

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family announcing long term partnership today in Sydney.

Bushman repellent to help protect Aussie athletes in Rio

Bushman repellent to help protect Aussie athletes in Rio

1 February 2016

Bushman is proud to be the official insect repellent supplier for the 2016 Australian Olympic team as it pursues the ultimate sporting success in Brazil this year.

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family

1 February 2016

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family announcing long term partnership today in Sydney.

Spratt caps big cycling month with win

Spratt caps big cycling month with win

1 February 2016

Amanda Spratt and Rachel Neylan have capped a dream Orica-AIS cycling summer with their quinella at the women's Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road race.

Aussie men finish fifth at Wellington Sevens

Aussie men finish fifth at Wellington Sevens

1 February 2016

The Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens side has finished the Wellington Sevens tournament in Fifth Place after defeating Argentina in the Plate Final, 21-5.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.