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Australian and Cuban Olympic Committees sign co-operation agreement

Australian and Cuban Olympic Committees sign co-operation agreement

29 October 2015

The Australian and Cuban Olympic Committees have signed a historic co-operation agreement that will see both parties share insights to aid the development of Olympic athletes and coaches.

Olympic gold not tarnished despite ban

Olympic gold not tarnished despite ban

28 October 2015

Australian Canoeing believes Tate Smith's two-year doping ban won't tarnish the K4 gold medal success from the 2012 Olympic Games.

Olympic gold medallist Tate Smith receives two-year sports ban

Olympic gold medallist Tate Smith receives two-year sports ban

28 October 2015

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today welcomed the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to impose a two-year sporting ban on Olympic gold medallist, Tate Smith.

Olympian Natalie Cook appointed to World Olympians Association Board

Olympian Natalie Cook appointed to World Olympians Association Board

28 October 2015

Five-time Australian Olympian Natalie Cook has been appointed to the World Olympians Association Board as a representative of the Oceania Region.

Pearson draws motivation at I Support Women In Sport awards

Pearson draws motivation at I Support Women In Sport awards

28 October 2015

Sally Pearson said she has drawn motivation from a host of other female sporting stars at the Australian Health I Support Women In Sports awards.

Olympic trio vying for major sport award

Olympic trio vying for major sport award

26 October 2015

Olympic medallists Anna Meares, Jess Fox and Lauren Jackson are among the contenders for sportswoman of the year at a major awards night for female sports stars.

Rowing Australia renames Training Centre in honour of Reinhold Batschi

Rowing Australia renames Training Centre in honour of Reinhold Batschi

23 October 2015

Rowing Australia has officially renamed its National Training Centre in Canberra after former Olympic rowing coach Reinhold Batschi OAM.

Day honored with The Don award

Day honored with The Don award

22 October 2015

Jason Day's sensational 2015 season and his climb to No. 1 in the world have been acknowledged with his victory in The Don award at the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.

ISA delighted by natural ocean waves recommendation

ISA delighted by natural ocean waves recommendation

22 October 2015

The International Surfing Association has welcomed the news that Tokyo 2020 has recommended that Surfing take place on natural ocean waves if it is included.

Miles Stewart appointed as new CEO of Triathlon Australia

Miles Stewart appointed as new CEO of Triathlon Australia

1 October 2015

Sydney Olympian and former ITU World Champion Miles Stewart has been appointed the new CEO of Triathlon Australia

Journey to Rio - Laetisha Scanlan

2016 Triathlon Team announced

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.