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Coe backs Bisbane to host 2028 Olympics

Coe backs Bisbane to host 2028 Olympics

25 October 2016

IAAF president Sebastian Coe says Australia should bid for more major sporting events, endorsing the country's potential tilt for the 2028 Olympics and encouraging a proposal to host an historic world athletics championships.

Gentle & Birtwhistle win Nepean Triathlon

Gentle & Birtwhistle win Nepean Triathlon

24 October 2016

Rio Olympian, Ashleigh Gentle claims Nepean Triathlon victory

On this day - Mike Wenden

On this day - Mike Wenden

24 October 2016

ON THIS DAY - 24 October - 48 years ago today Mike Wenden OAM MBE won the 200m Freestyle and set a new Olympic record at the 1968 Mexico City Olympic Games.

Chalmers and Larkin impress at FINA World Cup

Chalmers and Larkin impress at FINA World Cup

24 October 2016

Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers and Rio silver medallist Mitch Larkin have both landed impressive wins in the two-day FINA/airweave swimming World Cup in Singapore.

Gavrilova goes down in maiden WTA final

Gavrilova goes down in maiden WTA final

24 October 2016

Rio 2016 Olympian Daria Gavrilova has lost her maiden WTA final after going down in straight sets to Svetlana Kuznetsova at the Kremlin Cup.

Minjee Lee claims big win in China

Minjee Lee claims big win in China

24 October 2016

Rio 2016 Olympian Minjee Lee secured her third win on the world's toughest female tour when she closed out the $US2.1 million LPGA Blue Bay event in China today.

Rio Olympians inspire indigenous students

Rio Olympians inspire indigenous students

21 October 2016

Rio 2016 athletes Marianna Tolo and Brendon Reading have helped inspire young indigenous students this week as the Cathy Freeman Foundation hosted a week long ‘Horizons’ Camp in Canberra.

Track teams announced for opening World Cup rounds

Track teams announced for opening World Cup rounds

20 October 2016

A youthful 10-rider team which will be guided by two Olympians will contest the opening two rounds of the 2016-17 UCI Track World Cup, to be held in Glasgow and Apeldoorn.

Five Magical Moments: Anna Meares

Five Magical Moments: Anna Meares

17 October 2016

There is not much that Anna Meares didn’t accomplish in her exceptional career.

Men's trans-Tasman hockey team announced

Men's trans-Tasman hockey team announced

17 October 2016

The teams have been announced for the upcoming Kookaburras’ tour to the trans-Tasman series in Auckland, New Zealand as well as to the International Festival of Hockey in Melbourne, Victoria.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.