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Campbell soaks up world titles focus

Campbell soaks up world titles focus

28 July 2015

The withdrawal of James Magnussen has failed to place any pressure on fellow defending champion Cate Campbell to shine at this week's world swimming titles.

Road to Rio not easy for male open water swimmers

Road to Rio not easy for male open water swimmers

28 July 2015

Australia’s open water swimmers Simon Huitenga and George O’Brien both fought hard in the rough and tumble open water 10km ride at the World Championships.

Men's archery team one win from Rio Olympics

Men's archery team one win from Rio Olympics

28 July 2015

ARCHERY: The Australian men’s recurve archery team is just one win away from qualifying for the 2016 Rio Olympics,

Keeney and Qin look strong in World Champ finals

Keeney and Qin look strong in World Champ finals

27 July 2015

Australia’s Maddison Keeney and Esther Qin have made a strong start to the women’s 1-metre event at the Kazan World Championships.

Lingard's close encounter with archery hero spurs her on

Lingard's close encounter with archery hero spurs her on

27 July 2015

At the Shanghai Archery World Cup earlier this year when Semra Lingard she came face-to-face with her archery hero, Mexican Aida Roman.

Froome wins Tour but future bright for Dennis & Porte

Froome wins Tour but future bright for Dennis & Porte

27 July 2015

Chris Froome has won the 2015 Tour de France after the final stage sprung no surprises as the British rider cruised into Paris on Sunday.

Weekend wrap - Monday 27 July

Weekend wrap - Monday 27 July

27 July 2015

It was another huge weekend on the road to Rio, with Australian athletes chasing personal bests, medals and Rio Olympic qualification across the globe.

Stosur claims Bad Gastein Open

Stosur claims Bad Gastein Open

27 July 2015

Samantha Stosur has profited from a bold change of plan to clinch her second title of the season at the Bad Gastein Open claycourt event in Austria.

Aussies confident of earning max quota spots

Aussies confident of earning max quota spots

27 July 2015

Australian archer Taylor Worth is confident the men's national team can pull off a top-eight finish at the world championships in Denmark and snap up three spots at next year's Olympics.

Medals to Rio hopefuls at U23 World Champs

Medals to Rio hopefuls at U23 World Champs

27 July 2015

Australia have won two bronze medals on the final day of racing at the ICF Junior and under-23 World Championships in Portugal, taking Australia’s medal tally to four.

Emma Moffatt's Road to Rio

Rio Olympic Village

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).