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CAS upholds IAAF appeals against Russian athletes

CAS upholds IAAF appeals against Russian athletes

24 March 2016

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has upheld six appeals filed by the IAAF against Russian athletes.

Kinsela giving back to next generation

Kinsela giving back to next generation

24 March 2016

Dual Olympian John Kinsela is giving back to the youth of Australia after competing at two Olympics and serving his country at war.

Tallent should learn fate of London Olympic gold medal

Tallent should learn fate of London Olympic gold medal

22 March 2016

Australian race walker Jared Tallent could learn this week if his silver medal at the London Olympic Games will be elevated to gold.

David Crawshay announces retirement from international rowing

David Crawshay announces retirement from international rowing

20 March 2016

Australian Rowing Team member and Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medal-winning athlete, David Crawshay, has formally announced his retirement from international rowing.

Vale Sarah Tait

Vale Sarah Tait

3 March 2016

Champion rower, Sarah Tait, has lost her battle with cancer and passed away.

IOC praises cities for their Olympics bids

IOC praises cities for their Olympics bids

18 February 2016

The IOC has praised the four cities bidding for the 2024 Olympics for relying on existing and temporary facilities to cut costs.

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family

1 February 2016

APN Outdoor joins the Australian Olympic Team Partner Family announcing long term partnership today in Sydney.

IOC issues Zika advisory warning

IOC issues Zika advisory warning

29 January 2016

The IOC will issue an advisory note this week following the outbreak of the Zika virus which is spreading rapidly across South America.

Health of Rio Team paramount

Health of Rio Team paramount

27 January 2016

The AOC has a clear and unequivocal focus on the safety and welfare of members of the 2016 Australian Olympic Team.

Volleyball stars and NSW Premier launch Volleyfest at Manly

Volleyball stars and NSW Premier launch Volleyfest at Manly

18 January 2016

NSW Premier, Mike Baird, joined past and present at Manly Beach to launch the biggest beach volleyball event in Australia since the Sydney Olympics.

Journey to Rio - Jarrod Poort

Australian Olympic Flag Bearers

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).