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After X Games medal haul, Martin keen to dominate at Tokyo 2020

After X Games medal haul, Martin keen to dominate at Tokyo 2020

7 August 2018

Entering 2018 as the inaugural BMX Freestyle World Champion, having his sport added to the Olympic Programme for Tokyo 2020 and winning gold and silver at the 2018 X Games have all contributed to a big year so far for BMX Freestyler, Logan Martin.

Hockeyroos finish fourth at 2018 World Cup

Hockeyroos finish fourth at 2018 World Cup

6 August 2018

The Hockeyroos have finished their impressive 2018 Women’s World Cup campaign in fourth spot after suffering a 3-1 loss to Spain in the bronze medal match in London on Sunday.

Hockeyroos hop into World Cup semis with shootout win

Hockeyroos hop into World Cup semis with shootout win

2 August 2018

The Hockeyroos have progressed to the 2018 Women’s World Cup semi-finals after a dramatic shootout victory over Argentina in Thursday morning’s (AEST) quarter-final clash in London.

Crunch time for full Australian Sailing squad at 2018 Worlds

Crunch time for full Australian Sailing squad at 2018 Worlds

1 August 2018

Months of organisation, preparation and training are complete and the finest Olympic class sailors in Australia are ready to put their skills and determination to the test when the 2018 World Championships start at Aarhus in Denmark on Thursday night, 2 August (AEST).

Bright future for Aus Canoeing after successful U23 World Champs

Bright future for Aus Canoeing after successful U23 World Champs

30 July 2018

After an impressive medal haul at the 2018 ICF U23 and Junior Canoe Sprint World Championships in Bulgaria, Paddle Australia National Pathways boss David Foureur believes the foundations have been laid for a strong future in Australian sprint canoeing.

Tokyo 2020 Priority Access Packages

Tokyo 2020 Priority Access Packages

30 July 2018

The AOC’s Official Ticket and Hospitality Provider CoSport has opened Priority Access Package sales to commemorate “2 Years to Go”

Green and gold glory for Aussie mixed Tri team

Green and gold glory for Aussie mixed Tri team

30 July 2018

Australia has staged a perfectly timed come from behind victory to claim the ITU World Triathlon Mixed Relay Series gold medal in Edmonton over the weekend.

Aussie Spirit begin quest to represent Australia at Tokyo 2020

Aussie Spirit begin quest to represent Australia at Tokyo 2020

27 July 2018

Australia’s female softball team, Aussie Spirit, are preparing to kick off their campaign to join Australia’s top Olympic athletes at Tokyo 2020 in just under two years’ time.

Golden trio of Slingsby, Outteridge, Jensen hints at 2020 tilt

Golden trio of Slingsby, Outteridge, Jensen hints at 2020 tilt

26 July 2018

Olympic sailor and Performance Director of Australian Sailing, Iain Murray admits he’s unaware if Australia’s Olympic sailing gold medallists have their eye on a spot for the Tokyo Games, but has no doubt about the value of them competing at the most important regatta this side of 2020.

Double bronze for Australia at Archery World Cup

Double bronze for Australia at Archery World Cup

25 July 2018

Ryan Tyack, David Barnes and Taylor Worth have taken home a bronze each for Australia at the Archery World Cup in Berlin.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

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).

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.