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Six athletics medals the target in London

Six athletics medals the target in London

20 July 2011

It might not be fashionable these days for Olympic sports to publicly trumpet their medal targets, but Athletics Australia is happy to buck the trend.

Coles announces Olympic sponsorship

Coles announces Olympic sponsorship

19 July 2011

Coles has announced its sponsorship of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team.

Australia sting New Zealand 12:4

Australia sting New Zealand 12:4

19 July 2011

The Aussie Stingers women’s water polo team has bounced back to the winner’s circle in Shanghai by trouncing Trans Tasman rivals New Zealand 12-4.

Gorman first to book ticket to London

Gorman first to book ticket to London

19 July 2011

One year and one week from the 2012 Olympic Games in London, the Australian Team has started to take shape. Open water swimmer Melissa Gorman is the first Australian to earn a named place to compete in London 2012.

Carefree Coutts ready to roll

Carefree Coutts ready to roll

19 July 2011

She's arguably Australia's brightest world championships hope but carefree swimming golden girl Alicia Coutts isn't carrying a weight of expectation into next week's meet in Shanghai.

Diving duo claim silver

Diving duo claim silver

19 July 2011

Melissa Wu and Alex Croak claimed Australia's second diving medal at the world championships in Shanghai before turning their attention to bridging the gap to the all-conquering Chinese team at next year's Olympics.

Aussie Sharks stun Romania

Aussie Sharks stun Romania

19 July 2011

The Aussie Sharks men’s water polo team has come from behind to record a stunning 9-8 victory over Romania in the opening match of their 2011 FINA World Championships campaign in Shanghai.

Australia suffers first up defeat

Australia suffers first up defeat

18 July 2011

The Aussie Stingers women’s water polo team has been upset 10-7 by Canada in their opening match of the 2011 FINA World Championships in Shanghai.

Emmas finish remarkable 1-2-3

Emmas finish remarkable 1-2-3

18 July 2011

It was an Emma of a day in Hamburg as Australia’s triathlon trio Emma Moffatt, Emma Jackson and Emma Snowsill celebrated a triumphant and history-making podium blitz at the ITU Dextro Energy Triathlon World Championship round in Hamburg.

Mitchell stars at gymnastics nationals

Mitchell stars at gymnastics nationals

18 July 2011

Hometown favourite Lauren Mitchell backed up her win in the all-around to take out three of the four apparatus honours on the final night of the women's national gymnastics championships in Perth.

AOC participates in IMF Uluru Anniversary Relay

Rio Olympic Village

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.