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Women's draw announced for Sydney 7s

Women's draw announced for Sydney 7s

19 January 2017

Australia’s Golden Girls will shine for the first time on home soil with the HSBC Sydney 7s draw released today ahead of the World Series event at Allianz Stadium in Sydney from Friday, February 3.

Dominant Spratt seals Tour Down Under victory

Dominant Spratt seals Tour Down Under victory

18 January 2017

Amanda Spratt of Orica-SCOTT has won the 2017 Women’s Tour Down Under by 25 seconds after looking unbeatable from day one.

Aussie Athletes hit the ranking heights

Aussie Athletes hit the ranking heights

16 January 2017

Not since 2006 has Australia held such a strong position in world athletics, with 11 Australian athletes holding global top-10 positions in their chosen events.

Fox and Borrows overcome hurdles to national slalom victories

Fox and Borrows overcome hurdles to national slalom victories

13 January 2017

Two-time Olympic medallist Jessica Fox has overcome a severe throat infection and Rio Olympian Ian Borrows a limited preparation to post wins on the final day of the Australian National Slalom Championships at Penrith.

Bawden not giving up the green and gold

Bawden not giving up the green and gold

12 January 2017

After three Olympics spread over 16 years and involving two different sports, one might expect Australian beach volleyballer Louise Bawden might be happy to put her feet up for a while.

Olympians challenged on day two of Australian slalom nationals

Olympians challenged on day two of Australian slalom nationals

12 January 2017

Experienced campaigner Rosalyn Lawrence has thrown down the gauntlet to two-time Olympic medallist, Jessica Fox, in the K1 event at the Australian National Slalom Championships in Sydney.

Nitro Team Australia team confirmed

Nitro Team Australia team confirmed

12 January 2017

An Australian team full of young guns and rising stars are relishing the opportunity to take on Usain Bolt and his international band of super stars at the inaugural Nitro Athletics Melbourne.

Rio unveils Wall of Champions as Brazil reveales record tourist boost

Rio unveils Wall of Champions as Brazil reveales record tourist boost

12 January 2017

The Brazilian Ministry of Tourism has confirmed that the Rio 2016 Olympic Games helped the country achieve record tourism figures last year.

Aussie surfing duo win World Junior Championship

Aussie surfing duo win World Junior Championship

11 January 2017

Australian surfing duo Ethan Ewing and Macy Callaghan have capped off their stellar competitive seasons, taking out the World Junior Championship in Kiama, NSW.

Fox heads Olympic athletes at slalom nationals this week

Fox heads Olympic athletes at slalom nationals this week

10 January 2017

Australia’s entire 2016 Olympic slalom squad will have their first competition of the year this week when they contest the 2017 National Championships at the Penrith Whitewater Stadium in Sydney.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.