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Weekend wrap - Monday 15 February 2016

Weekend wrap - Monday 15 February 2016

15 February 2016

Another huge weekend of Olympic sport as Australia secured another six quotas for Rio 2016.

Aussie crews outside medals at Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX World Champs

Aussie crews outside medals at Nacra 17, 49er and 49erFX World Champs

15 February 2016

Olympic gold medallists Nathan Outteridge and Iain Jensen have finished outside in sixth place.

Gubecka and Lee score Queensland open water double

Gubecka and Lee score Queensland open water double

15 February 2016

Open water swimmers Karina Lee and Jarrod Poort have secured spots at the Olympic qualification event in Portugal in June.

Parker moves one step closer to Rio

Parker moves one step closer to Rio

15 February 2016

Perth teenager Caitlin Parker is one step closer to the Rio after beating Kaye Scott in a box-off in the women's 75kg division.

Aussies go down 1-0 to Great Britain in Bunbury

Aussies go down 1-0 to Great Britain in Bunbury

15 February 2016

In a fast and physical second clash against Great Britain in Bunbury, the Hockeyroos went down 1-0 to the world number six team on Sunday afternoon.

Bird wins K1 and pushes for Rio

Bird wins K1 and pushes for Rio

14 February 2016

London Olympian Steve Bird has dominated the men’s K1 200 A final at the Oceania Sprint Championships to push his claims for Olympic nomination.

Athletics records tumble at Briggs Athletics Classic

Athletics records tumble at Briggs Athletics Classic

14 February 2016

Hobart has been declared the home of shot put after record breaking performances by both Damien Birkinhead (Vic) and Todd Hodgetts (Tas) at the Briggs Athletics Classic

Aussies gets first victory in GB series

Aussies gets first victory in GB series

14 February 2016

The Hockeyroos secured a 4-3 victory in first of the six-match series against Great Britain in Bunbury.

Hard work paying off for Bull and Burnett

Hard work paying off for Bull and Burnett

13 February 2016

Alyssa Bull and Alyce Burnett have edged closer to Rio after victory in the women’s K2 500 final at the Oceania Championships.

Bull and Burnett secure two more Olympic quotas

Bull and Burnett secure two more Olympic quotas

12 February 2016

Alyssa Bull and Alyce Burnett have secured two Olympic quotas with victory in their K2 500 heat.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).