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Dominant performance from Aussies at Hawkes Bay Cup

Dominant performance from Aussies at Hawkes Bay Cup

5 April 2016

Three goals in nine minutes either side of quarter time set the foundation for a dominant 4-0 Hockeyroos win over outsiders Canada at the Hawke’s Bay Cup.

Rio Games' golden ticket to golf Majors

Rio Games' golden ticket to golf Majors

5 April 2016

Golf's major championships have thrown their support behind the sport's return to the Olympics, offering the men's and women's gold medal winners invitations to all grand slam events.

Magnussen on track: Aussie swim coach

Magnussen on track: Aussie swim coach

5 April 2016

Australian swimming coach Jacco Verhaeren believes James Magnussen is on the right track.

Super-charged ASPIRE inspires in Sydney

Super-charged ASPIRE inspires in Sydney

4 April 2016

With Rio 2016 just over four months away, the largest Australian Olympic Team ASPIRE session held ahead of the first South American Olympic Games has informed and motivated over 160 athletes in Sydney.

Weekend wrap - 4 April 2016

Weekend wrap - 4 April 2016

4 April 2016

Find out what our 2016 Team have been up to in the past 7 days including athletics selections.

Pearson hopes to race in Australia in May

Pearson hopes to race in Australia in May

4 April 2016

Sally Pearson says she's on track to return to racing late next month, and hopes to do so at a meet in Australia.

Two more wrestlers qualify Rio quota spots

Two more wrestlers qualify Rio quota spots

4 April 2016

Australia has qualified another two wrestlers to compete at this year’s Rio Olympics, including an athlete who carried the flag for his former country of Albania at the 2008 Beijing Olympics

Exciting track and field team announced for Rio Olympic Games

Exciting track and field team announced for Rio Olympic Games

3 April 2016

New faces and seasoned track and field performers have been selected on to the 2016 Australian Olympic Team today for the Rio Games.

Lapierre soars at Australian Athletics Champs

Lapierre soars at Australian Athletics Champs

3 April 2016

Fabrice Lapierre has won the men’s long jump at the Australian Athletics Championships to ensure his automatic nomination for Rio 2016 selection.

Gold and Silver for Australian Sailing Team at Palma

Gold and Silver for Australian Sailing Team at Palma

3 April 2016

Australia’s finest Olympic class sailors made an impression at the Trofeo Princesa Sofia regatta in Palma, qualifying for the final medal race in six of the 10 divisions and locking up a gold and a silver medal.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.

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).