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Aussie surfing duo win World Junior Championship

Aussie surfing duo win World Junior Championship

11 January 2017

Australian surfing duo Ethan Ewing and Macy Callaghan have capped off their stellar competitive seasons, taking out the World Junior Championship in Kiama, NSW.

Fox heads Olympic athletes at slalom nationals this week

Fox heads Olympic athletes at slalom nationals this week

10 January 2017

Australia’s entire 2016 Olympic slalom squad will have their first competition of the year this week when they contest the 2017 National Championships at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium in Sydney.

Meares returns for public race in Adelaide

Meares returns for public race in Adelaide

9 January 2017

Australian cycling great Anna Meares may have retired from professional riding but she will be back on the bike for a public ride through the Adelaide Hills in the Tour Down Under.

Scotson and Garfoot claim national road race crowns

Scotson and Garfoot claim national road race crowns

8 January 2017

In the first week of his professional career BMC Racing Team's Miles Scotson stole a late charge on a select group to claim the green and gold jersey, in a thrilling finish at the 2017 Cycling Australia Road National Championships.

Garfoot and Dennis defend national time trial titles

Garfoot and Dennis defend national time trial titles

5 January 2017

Rohan Dennis and Katrin Garfoot have both held onto their national time trial titles for the second year in a row.

Coates recognised in top 5 influential Olympic figures

Coates recognised in top 5 influential Olympic figures

5 January 2017

The President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates, has featured near the top of an international poll recognising world leaders and influential sporting figures.

Ewan and Allen take classy criterium victories

Ewan and Allen take classy criterium victories

5 January 2017

Pocket rocket Caleb Ewan timed his sprint to perfection to successfully defend his elite men's criterium national title at the 2017 Cycling Australia Road National Championships in Ballarat.

Bodi ready to Turn it up on the Gold Coast

Bodi ready to Turn it up on the Gold Coast

4 January 2017

Rio 2016 Olympian Bodi Turner says he is a changed rider after making his Olympic debut last August, and this week returns to the Gold Coast to race in the BMX Australia Chambikx/Probikx UCI Series opener.

Nitro Athletics is the innovation athletics needs says Coe

Nitro Athletics is the innovation athletics needs says Coe

4 January 2017

Athletics needs innovative new concepts to attract new fans to the sport and IAAF President Sebastian Coe believes the Australian organisers of the new Nitro Athletics series may have a hit.

Gregson breaks 50-year drought to win Burnie Mile

Gregson breaks 50-year drought to win Burnie Mile

3 January 2017

Olympic finalist Ryan Gregson became the first man in 50 years to win the Burnie Mile from scratch with a performance that rocked the timber stands at the 130th running of the Burnie Gift Carnival.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.