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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

Step closer for five Olympic sports

Step closer for five Olympic sports

28 September 2015

Five Olympic sports have been proposed by the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee for the 2020 Games.

Climbing towards Olympic glory

Climbing towards Olympic glory

28 September 2015

Interest in Sport Climbing is set to rise to unparalleled levels in Australia after the sport edged closer to making its Olympic debut in 2020.

Olympic dreams now in the sights of karate stars

Olympic dreams now in the sights of karate stars

28 September 2015

A dream of competing on the world stage in front of family and friends is driving Australia’s next generation of Karate stars, after Tokyo 2020 organisers recommended to the IOC the sport should be included at the 2020 Games.

Sydney kicks off Welcome Home celebrations

Olympians visit Melbourne Starlight Room

Did you know?

Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.