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Glaetzer and McCulloch chasing more World Cup gold

Glaetzer and McCulloch chasing more World Cup gold

2 December 2015

Eight of Australia's top track sprinters are ready to light up the boards as the road to Rio continues at the second round of the Track World Cup series in Cambridge, New Zealand this weekend.

Senior men a month ahead leading into Olympic year

Senior men a month ahead leading into Olympic year

2 December 2015

The 2015/16 canoe sprint domestic season commences on Friday with Adelaide set to stage Grand Prix 1 (GP1) from the 4 to 6 December.

Aussies road to Rio becomes clearer

Aussies road to Rio becomes clearer

2 December 2015

Australia will open the Final Olympic Qualification Round for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with a blockbuster clash against world number four ranked and reigning AFC Women’s Asian Cup Champions Japan on 29 February at Kincho Stadium in Osaka.

Aussies bounce back at World Hockey League

Aussies bounce back at World Hockey League

2 December 2015

Aussie's bounce back from shock loss to GB with a final Pool A victory over a determined Canadian side at the World League Hockey finals.

Women's Gymnastics Team back in the gym and looking ahead to Rio

Women's Gymnastics Team back in the gym and looking ahead to Rio

1 December 2015

The Australian Women’s Artistic Gymnastics Team is back in the gym in preparation for the Rio Test Event in April 2016

Cook appointed to Rio Team

Cook appointed to Rio Team

1 December 2015

Five-time Olympian Natalie Cook has been appointed to the 2016 Australian Olympic Team as a member of the Athlete Services Team.

Brigden-Jones eyes Olympic spot after tough year

Brigden-Jones eyes Olympic spot after tough year

1 December 2015

London Olympian Jo Brigden-Jones is determined to bounce back in 2016 after she and teammates learnt some tough lessons this year.

Pearson helps Marton train smart for Rio

Pearson helps Marton train smart for Rio

30 November 2015

Ever since she narrowly missed out on a medal at the London Olympics, a devastated Carmen Marton has been installing every ounce of energy into her mission for gold in Rio.

World will respond to swim records: coach

World will respond to swim records: coach

30 November 2015

Swimming Australia head coach Jacco Verhaeren has warned his charges to expect a strong response from the rest of the world after their record-breaking feats.

Chloe silver and Max sixth at Champion of Champions

Chloe silver and Max sixth at Champion of Champions

30 November 2015

Chloe Esposito has got her Rio campaign off to a flying start by winning silver at the UIPM Champion of Champions in Doha, Qatar.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.

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.