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New look Synchro team emerge on world stage

New look Synchro team emerge on world stage

15 June 2017

It’s a new year, a new Olympic cycle and a new-look squad for the Australian Synchronised Swimming Team.

Aussies confirmed for FIH Hockey Pro League

Aussies confirmed for FIH Hockey Pro League

14 June 2017

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has confirmed that Australia’s men’s and women’s national teams will participate in the Hockey Pro League, a unique global international team-sport league.

Young team set to make their mark on Canoe Slalom World Cup season

Young team set to make their mark on Canoe Slalom World Cup season

14 June 2017

The 2017 ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup season kicks off this weekend in Prague, in the Czech Republic, with Australia fielding a ten-strong team led by Olympic silver and bronze medallist, Jessica Fox.

Weapons at the ready for Asian Championships

Weapons at the ready for Asian Championships

14 June 2017

Fifteen of Australia’s best fencers are en route to Hong Kong, ready to come face to face with some of the world’s best.

Porte just falls short at Criterium du Dauphine

Porte just falls short at Criterium du Dauphine

13 June 2017

Richie Porte has fallen just short of winning the Criterium du Dauphine but his Tour de France preparations remain on track.

Georgia Griffith & Luke Mathews on the road to London 2017

Georgia Griffith & Luke Mathews on the road to London 2017

13 June 2017

A stunning women’s 800m personal best of 2:00.90 by the 20-year-old Georgia Griffith (Vic) has placed her in the box seat for a maiden start at the IAAF World Championships in London (GBR).

Victory for Australian young guns at 2017 Oceania Championships

Victory for Australian young guns at 2017 Oceania Championships

13 June 2017

Australia’s Young Rider team cruised to a comfortable victory in the CCI2* Young Rider leg of the 2017 Oceania Championships yesterday at the Melbourne International 3 Day Event.

No backing down as Gillian Leeds the way for Aussies

No backing down as Gillian Leeds the way for Aussies

13 June 2017

A determined Gillian Backhouse has dug deeper than ever to produce her second top 10 finish of the World Triathlon Series season with another stirring performance to finish seventh in the fourth round in Leeds overnight.

Pearson third in Jamaica 100m hurdles

Pearson third in Jamaica 100m hurdles

12 June 2017

Former Olympic and world champion Sally Pearson has wrapped up her overseas tour with third place in the 100m hurdles at the Racers Grand Prix in Jamaica.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).

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.