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Patterson Australia's youngest ever finalist at Athletics Worlds

Patterson Australia's youngest ever finalist at Athletics Worlds

27 August 2015

Eleanor Patterson will become Australia’s youngest ever finalist at the IAAF World Championships.

Sydney training camp to determine Rio squad

Sydney training camp to determine Rio squad

27 August 2015

Australian women’s water polo head coach Greg McFadden will select the Rio 2016 squad at a Sydney based training camp next month.

Patterson ready to go in high jump

Patterson ready to go in high jump

27 August 2015

Eleanor Patterson will be aiming to become the first Australian in 24 years to qualify for the women's high jump final at the world athletics championships.

Boyd a gallant 11th at world titles

Boyd a gallant 11th at world titles

27 August 2015

Alana Boyd has managed a gallant 11th in the women’s pole vault at Beijing 2015.

Strong Olyroos squad named for Olympic qualifier warm-ups

Strong Olyroos squad named for Olympic qualifier warm-ups

26 August 2015

Aurelio Vidmar has named a strong Olyroos squad for two warm-up matches for January’s Olympic Games qualifiers.

Scudds ready to take on next hurdle

Scudds ready to take on next hurdle

26 August 2015

The Road to Rio has been full of twists and turns for fencer Sutherlan Scudds.

Bawden and Clancy dare to dream of Copacabana Beach

Bawden and Clancy dare to dream of Copacabana Beach

26 August 2015

There was a pause at the other end of the phone, followed by a sigh, and then mock exasperation.

Lapierre defies pain to win World Championships silver

Lapierre defies pain to win World Championships silver

26 August 2015

Defying a painful hamstring injury, Fabrice Lapierre rode a surge of adrenaline all the way to a spectacular silver medal in the long jump at the world championships.

Lapierre wins silver as Samuels claims solid sixth

Lapierre wins silver as Samuels claims solid sixth

26 August 2015

Fabrice Lapierre has won Australia's first medal at the IAAF World Championships, soaring to a stunning silver in the men’s long jump.

Australian showjumpers book Rio team spot

Australian showjumpers book Rio team spot

26 August 2015

Australia’s showjumpers have booked their spot for Rio 2016 after finishing second at the Regional Qualifier in Hagen.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

At Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.