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Round two for boxers chasing Olympic spots

Round two for boxers chasing Olympic spots

4 December 2015

Australian boxers will take the next step on their long and difficult path to the Rio Olympics at a challenge event in Melbourne this weekend.

Nel confident Olympic gamble with pay off

Nel confident Olympic gamble with pay off

4 December 2015

Doctors told Grant Nel if he continued to dive, he might never walk again. But athletes don’t give up on their dreams easily, and Nel decided to roll the dice.

Sprint women take first step on road to Rio

Sprint women take first step on road to Rio

4 December 2015

Australia’s top female sprint canoeists have taken the first step towards erasing their disappointing 2015 with a solid performance on the opening day of the first Grand Prix in Adelaide.

Wellings primed to claim Olympic berth

Wellings primed to claim Olympic berth

4 December 2015

London Olympian Eloise Wellings looking to end a great year with win and Rio qualifying time at Zatopek 10,000m on Saturday

Fencers chase international results

Fencers chase international results

4 December 2015

Australia’s top epee fencers will get the chance to move one step closer to Olympic qualification at the Doha Grand Prix.

Injured Meares out of New Zealand World Cup

Injured Meares out of New Zealand World Cup

4 December 2015

A back injury has forced two-time Olympic champion Anna Meares to withdraw from team sprint qualifying at the track cycling World Cup at Cambridge in New Zealand.

Weekend Watch - 4 December

Weekend Watch - 4 December

4 December 2015

The action is heating up around the globe with plenty of world class competition taking place over the weekend!

First sailors selected include three defending champions

First sailors selected include three defending champions

4 December 2015

At the London 2012 Olympic Games the Sailing Section was the shining light of the Australian Olympic Team, winning three gold and one silver medal.

Aussie Women book quarter-final clash with NZ in Dubai

Aussie Women book quarter-final clash with NZ in Dubai

4 December 2015

The Qantas Australian Women's Sevens side has set up a mouthwatering trans-Tasman clash with New Zealand in the Dubai Sevens Cup Quarter-Finals later this afternoon (Friday).

Cure more motivated than ever for Rio gold

Cure more motivated than ever for Rio gold

3 December 2015

Track star Amy Cure has used the motivation from not getting a ride in London to propel her towards a world record and Olympic success.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.

Did you know?

Australia has hosted the Olympic Games twice – Melbourne 1956 and Sydney 2000.