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2016 Olympic Men's Hockey Squad Named

2016 Olympic Men's Hockey Squad Named

17 December 2015

Hockey Australia has announced a 27-man Olympic men’s hockey squad, the group of athletes that will prepare for the Olympic Games competition in Rio de Janeiro next August.

Athletes prepare for social media distraction

Athletes prepare for social media distraction

17 December 2015

Australia's Olympic hopefuls have been urged to put a social media plan in place for Rio.

Aussies vexed by taekwondo points 'mix-up'

Aussies vexed by taekwondo points 'mix-up'

17 December 2015

Australia's taekwondo body is seeking clarification from the sport's world administrators over the allocation of rankings points that impact Rio qualification.

ASPIRE: Sydney hopefuls push for podium at Rio

ASPIRE: Sydney hopefuls push for podium at Rio

16 December 2015

ASPIRE hit NSWIS as another 60 athletes were inspired on their road to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Pearson coy about her race return

Pearson coy about her race return

16 December 2015

Sally Pearson will have to defend her Olympic 100m hurdles crown next year with a new starting technique.

Optus secures multi-year Olympic partnership

Optus secures multi-year Olympic partnership

16 December 2015

Optus and the AOC have announced a 10-year agreement that sees Optus become the official telecommunications partner of the Australian Olympic team.

Good signs for Rio

Good signs for Rio

16 December 2015

With eight months to go before Rio, Australia has almost doubled its gold medal tally from London according to the annual benchmark study.

O'Shea headline field for Omnium National Championship

O'Shea headline field for Omnium National Championship

15 December 2015

Former world champion Glenn O'Shea headlines a strong 13-rider field that will contest the 2016 Australian Omnium Championship at the Adelaide Super-Drome, December 16-17.

Jawai pushing hard to fulfil Rio dream

Jawai pushing hard to fulfil Rio dream

15 December 2015

Fate landed Nate Jawai at the Perth Wildcats, but it's hard work that's inching him closer towards his Olympic dream.

Weekend wrap - Monday 14 December 2015

Weekend wrap - Monday 14 December 2015

14 December 2015

Australia has secured another three quotas in an action packed weekend on the road to Rio.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.