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Nitro Athletics is the innovation athletics needs says Coe

Nitro Athletics is the innovation athletics needs says Coe

4 January 2017

Athletics needs innovative new concepts to attract new fans to the sport and IAAF President Sebastian Coe believes the Australian organisers of the new Nitro Athletics series may have a hit.

Gregson breaks 50-year drought to win Burnie Mile

Gregson breaks 50-year drought to win Burnie Mile

3 January 2017

Olympic finalist Ryan Gregson became the first man in 50 years to win the Burnie Mile from scratch with a performance that rocked the timber stands at the 130th running of the Burnie Gift Carnival.

National Cycling Champs to kick off in Ballarat

National Cycling Champs to kick off in Ballarat

3 January 2017

Cycling Australia has confirmed a world-class line up of riders will hit Ballarat for the 2017 Road Nationals in Ballarat 4-8 January.

Olympians ring in the New Year

Olympians ring in the New Year

1 January 2017

As fireworks around the globe signal the end of 2016, Australian Olympians have rung in the new year surrounded by family and friends. Many have taken to social media to reflect on a history-making year and thank supporters for their encouragement and love.

Aussie Olympians celebrate Christmas

Aussie Olympians celebrate Christmas

26 December 2016

Our Aussie athletes have celebrated Christmas in their own unique ways both at home and around the world.

2016 - The year that was

2016 - The year that was

23 December 2016

And just like that 2016 has come and gone leaving us with plenty of memorable moments that will live forever on in the record books.

Men's and women's national hockey teams announced

Men's and women's national hockey teams announced

22 December 2016

Hockey Australia has today announced the men’s and women’s hockey squads that will form the core group of Australian hockey players that are working towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Keep Chalm and carry on

Keep Chalm and carry on

22 December 2016

It is virtually impossible to think back to the Rio 2016 Games without remembering the man that is Kyle Chalmers.

Bright future for young Aussie sailors

Bright future for young Aussie sailors

22 December 2016

Australia’s up and coming sailors have clinched two gold and a bronze medal at this year’s Youth Sailing World Championship in Auckland.

Melbourne to host Gymnastics World Cup

Melbourne to host Gymnastics World Cup

20 December 2016

Gymnastics Australia today confirmed that World Cup Gymnastics is coming to Australia throughout the 2017-2020 Olympic Cycle.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.