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Thorpe officially back in action

Thorpe officially back in action

3 February 2011

Swimming legend Ian Thorpe has completed the first official training session of his comeback in front of a huge media contingent at the pool that bears his name in Sydney.

Perkins reclaims sprint crown as World Championship medallists shine

Perkins reclaims sprint crown as World Championship medallists shine

3 February 2011

Commonwealth Games champion and World Championship silver medallist Shane Perkins tonight reclaimed the Australian sprint crown only after fending off a strong challenge from West Australia's Scott Sunderland in a hard fought three round final.

Thorpedo wants more Olympic euphoria

Thorpedo wants more Olympic euphoria

2 February 2011

Australia’s most successful Olympian, Ian Thorpe, confirmed today he is training to ‘return to swimming at the elite level’ in a quest to qualify for the London Olympic Games in 2012.

Green and Gold Project to prepare our athletes for London

Green and Gold Project to prepare our athletes for London

2 February 2011

Ten Olympic sports will share in $2.5 million in targeted funding support under the Government’s Green and Gold Project to boost

More than just fun at the best swimming venue in the world

More than just fun at the best swimming venue in the world

31 January 2011

Retro lifeguards danced in the stands, a DJ pumped out summer sounds and Libby Trickett taught the new kids how to boogie poolside

Scott lays down the Law

Scott lays down the Law

31 January 2011

At the London 2012 Games, the new cycling discipline of Omnium will make its Olympic debut, and 19-year-old Scott Law has tonight showed he is hungry to be a part of it.

Aussie crews push forward on day two

Aussie crews push forward on day two

27 January 2011

Australian sailors have made good progress on day two of the Rolex Miami OCR, the second round of the ISAF Sailing World Cup

Reynolds hopes for hometown edge at Bunbury BMX battle

Reynolds hopes for hometown edge at Bunbury BMX battle

27 January 2011

West Australia's Lauren Reynolds hopes a home town advantage will boost her chances of success when Bunbury plays host to BMX

Mottram to run at world cross country

Mottram to run at world cross country

25 January 2011

Craig Mottram will represent Australia at a major international meet for the first time since 2008 after being named in a strong squad for the world cross country championships in March. Mottram, 30, has battled a longstanding Achilles injury for much of the last few years. But the 2005 world

Good days for Aussies as racing gets underway at Sailing World Cup in Miami

Good days for Aussies as racing gets underway at Sailing World Cup in Miami

25 January 2011

Australian crews have had a solid opening day of the second round of the ISAF Sailing

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Indigenous Recognition at AOC 2015 AGM

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.