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Aussie men crowned Oceania Champions

Aussie men crowned Oceania Champions

25 October 2015

The Australian men's hockey team have ended New Zealand's hopes of qualifying for the Rio Olympics with a 3-2 win in the Oceania Cup final.

Girls take out Oceania Champs in shoot-out

Girls take out Oceania Champs in shoot-out

25 October 2015

Australia's women have won the Oceania Cup hockey title, edging New Zealand in the final in a penalty shoot-out.

Sterling qualifies quota spot for Rio

Sterling qualifies quota spot for Rio

25 October 2015

Joanna Sterling has overcome intense competition at the world championships to qualify a Rio 2016 quota spot for Australia.

Pressure test to put sting into Aussie Olympic campaign

Pressure test to put sting into Aussie Olympic campaign

23 October 2015

The Australian women’s water polo team will this month embark on a four-week world tour that head coach Greg McFadden has earmarked as a litmus test for his Rio Olympic hopefuls.

Rowing Australia renames Training Centre in honour of Reinhold Batschi

Rowing Australia renames Training Centre in honour of Reinhold Batschi

23 October 2015

Rowing Australia has officially renamed its National Training Centre in Canberra after former Olympic rowing coach Reinhold Batschi OAM.

Weekend watch - 23 October 2015

Weekend watch - 23 October 2015

23 October 2015

Plenty of Australian athletes continue on the road to rio in an action packed weekend!

Wrestlers begin long journey to Rio

Wrestlers begin long journey to Rio

23 October 2015

It’s a long, tough slog for Australian wrestlers to get to next year’s Rio Olympics, with their journey beginning this weekend in Canberra.

Houston, we have lift off

Houston, we have lift off

22 October 2015

Erika Ropati-Frost will be part of the seven-strong team at next month's World Championships in Houston, USA.

Mitcham returns to diving on Gold Coast

Mitcham returns to diving on Gold Coast

22 October 2015

Beijing Olympic diving champion Matthew Mitcham will mark his international return at the Gold Coast's FINA Grand Prix round.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

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Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.