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Aussie women finish fourth

Aussie women finish fourth

4 February 2017

The Qantas Australian Women’s Sevens team has finished in fourth at the HSBC Sydney 7s after falling in the Semi Finals to arch rivals Canada and New Zealand in the Third Placed Playoff.

Laidlaw to fly Aussie flag at Alpine Skiing World Championships

Laidlaw to fly Aussie flag at Alpine Skiing World Championships

4 February 2017

Australia’s Harry Laidlaw will be the nation’s sole representative when he competes at the upcoming 2017 World Alpine Skiing Championships in St Moritz, Switzerland.

Aussie women soar through to Sydney 7s Quarter Finals

Aussie women soar through to Sydney 7s Quarter Finals

4 February 2017

The Qantas Australian Women’s Sevens team have qualified for the Quarter Finals with three wins from three at the HSBC Sydney 7s on Friday. The tournament is the first-time Australia’s Golden Girls have played at a World Rugby Series event on home soil.

Aussie men's side announced for Sydney Sevens

Aussie men's side announced for Sydney Sevens

2 February 2017

Qantas Australian Men’s Sevens coach Andy Friend has named three debutants in his team ahead of this weekend’s World Series event in Sydney.

Swim trials moved closer to Games

Swim trials moved closer to Games

2 February 2017

Australia's swimming selection trials will be staged much closer to the Olympics and world championships in the future.

LaCaze and Gregson partner up to lead Team Australia

LaCaze and Gregson partner up to lead Team Australia

1 February 2017

Australian middle distance pair Genevieve LaCaze and Ryan Gregson will extend their partnership onto the track as co-captains of Team Australia for Nitro Athletics Melbourne.

No half measures for Burnett as she returns to canoe action

No half measures for Burnett as she returns to canoe action

1 February 2017

Athletes spend years preparing for an Olympic Games, so once the event is over, many of them can’t wait to put their feet up and smell the roses for a bit.

Brennan sweeps 2016 Rower of the Year Awards

Brennan sweeps 2016 Rower of the Year Awards

1 February 2017

Australia’s golden girl, Kim Brennan AM, has proven she is Rowing’s Number One at the 2016 Rower of the Year Awards.

Five big questions to be answered in February

Five big questions to be answered in February

1 February 2017

February is an action packed month for our Aussie athletes both at home and around the globe.

10 sporting highlights from January 2017

10 sporting highlights from January 2017

31 January 2017

2017 started with a bang! Winter athletes competing in the Northern Hemisphere recorded some of the best Australian results in history. While on home soil, Olympians added National Championship titles to their resume and crowds flocked to some of the biggest sporting events of the year.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

1 Year to PyeongChang 2018

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.