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Knowles teaches hockey to kids

Knowles teaches hockey to kids

23 June 2011

Olympic gold medallist Mark Knowles is taking his hockey stick to Glendale Primary on Thursday 23 June as part of the Australian Olympic Committee’s Olympic Day celebrations.

Boomers teenager making his mark

Boomers teenager making his mark

22 June 2011

Perth Wildcats guard Damian Martin was given the surprise of his life when told he would be rooming with a 15-year-old high school student at this week's Boomers' training camp in Perth.

Vidmar backs Olyroos to finish job

Vidmar backs Olyroos to finish job

22 June 2011

Olyroos coach Aurelio Vidmar is confident his players won't get complacent despite taking a "scary" 3-0 lead into Thursday night's Olympic qualifier second leg against Yemen.

D'Arcy defeats Phelps in California dream

D'Arcy defeats Phelps in California dream

20 June 2011

Australian Nick D’Arcy has defeated Olympic champion and world record holder Michael Phelps in the 200m butterfly on the final day of competition at the Santa Clara International in California.

Stingers win World League bronze

Stingers win World League bronze

20 June 2011

Australia has won the bronze medal at the women's FINA World League Water Polo tournament in Tianjin, China.

Improved results for triathletes

Improved results for triathletes

20 June 2011

Beijing Olympians Emma Moffatt and Erin Densham enjoyed improved performances at the World Championship Triathlon Series on Sunday, finishing fourth and eighth respectively

Racing return excites Trickett

Racing return excites Trickett

19 June 2011

Triple Olympic gold medallist and short course 100m freestyle world record holder Libby Trickett will make her return to competitive swimming at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre in Adelaide

Rice and Nay strike gold in California

Rice and Nay strike gold in California

19 June 2011

Australian swimmers Stephanie Rice and Meagen Nay have both won gold on the third day of competition at the Santa Clara International in California

Olyroos too strong for Yemen in first leg

Olyroos too strong for Yemen in first leg

19 June 2011

The Olyroos commenced their Olympic qualifying campaign by cruising to a 3-0 win over Yemen at Bluetongue Stadium on Sunday.

Kahlefeldt shines in Kitzbuhel

Kahlefeldt shines in Kitzbuhel

19 June 2011

While all eyes were on the return of Chris McCormack at the Dextro Energy Triathlon ITU World Championship Series round in Kitzbuhel, Austria last night it was fellow Aussies Brad Kahlefeldt and Jamie Huggett who shone through

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.