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Kermond off to Germany and hopefully the Worlds

Kermond off to Germany and hopefully the Worlds

26 April 2006

Young rider Jamie Kermond of Woolsthorpe has this week been selected to travel to Germany in July for a chance to grab a spot at this year's world showjumping...

Hackett and Thorpe nearly back in the swim

Hackett and Thorpe nearly back in the swim

24 April 2006

The stars of the Australian men’s swimming team - Grant Hackett and Ian Thorpe – are busy getting their Beijing Olympic preparations back on track...

Rowers racing for Worlds selection

Rowers racing for Worlds selection

21 April 2006

Australia's best rowers will be looking to lock in spots for August's world championships when they contest the national selection regatta...

Track Cycling Team Primed for Worlds

Track Cycling Team Primed for Worlds

12 April 2006

Five of Australia's Commonwealth Games gold medalllists will be in action on day one of competition at the World Track Cycling Championships in Bordeaux...

Stunning opening night for Aussie swimmers in Shanghai

Stunning opening night for Aussie swimmers in Shanghai

6 April 2006

Australia’s golden girls were the toast of Shanghai on Day 1 of the FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships...

Hoy's season off to flying start

Hoy's season off to flying start

5 April 2006

Champion three-day event rider Andrew Hoy has started the season in flying style by winning the first Europe-based FEI...

Townsville to be swim team base for Beijing 2008

Townsville to be swim team base for Beijing 2008

4 April 2006

Swimming Australia will turn the clock back 50 years with the announcement today that the all-conquering Telstra Dolphins Australian Swim Team will use Townsville...

India banned from weightlifting for doping offences

India banned from weightlifting for doping offences

31 March 2006

India's weightlifters have been suspended from taking part in international competitions after four team members tested positive for banned drugs this year...

White moths threaten to turn China's

White moths threaten to turn China's

31 March 2006

Swarms of white moths are threatening to wreck China's plans to hold a "green Olympics", prompting the government to launch an extermination campaign...

Italy to bid for 2016 Summer Games

Italy to bid for 2016 Summer Games

30 March 2006

Following the success of the Torino Winter Olympic Games in February, the Italian Olympic Committee has confirmed they will bid for the 2016 Summer Games...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games

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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.

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Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.