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Synchro swimmers out to nab Rio spot

Synchro swimmers out to nab Rio spot

24 July 2015

The Australian synchronised swimming Team will be out to secure qualification for the Rio 2016 Olympics at the World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Road to Rio heats up with 27 world championships in four months

Road to Rio heats up with 27 world championships in four months

24 July 2015

RIO 2016: The busiest pre-Olympic competition period in the Olympiad will commence Friday night in Russia and Belgium, where Australian divers and BMX riders will take on the world’s best, with the Rio Olympic Games on everyone’s mind.

Divers ready to make a splash in Kazan

Divers ready to make a splash in Kazan

24 July 2015

The Australian diving team is quietly confident of a strong showing when the World Championships begin in Kazan, Russia.

Road to Rio laid out for rugby sevens stars

Road to Rio laid out for rugby sevens stars

24 July 2015

The Qantas Australian Men's Sevens program has released details of its off-season schedule as the squad prepares for the crucial Oceania Olympic Qualification tournament taking place in Auckland on the weekend of 14/15 November.

Track and field stars competing across the globe

Track and field stars competing across the globe

24 July 2015

ATHLETICS: Over 20 Australian athletes will compete at events across the globe in the coming seven days to deliver arguably the most action-packed week of the international season so far.

Buchanan focussed on monster BMX track

Buchanan focussed on monster BMX track

23 July 2015

The monster Rio BMX track adds a whole new dimension to Caroline Buchanan's quest for Olympic redemption.

Aussie Sharks build Kazan assault on defence

Aussie Sharks build Kazan assault on defence

23 July 2015

The Aussie men's water polo team hope a playing style built on steely defence will propel them into the top six in their FINA World Championships water polo campaign.

Speight signs on for Rio

Speight signs on for Rio

23 July 2015

Wallaby winger Henry Speight has agreed a new three-year deal with Australian Rugby that will see him remain with the ACT Brumbies through to the end of 2018 and join the Qantas Australian Sevens Program in 2016.

Gibson rewarded with Boomers selection

Gibson rewarded with Boomers selection

23 July 2015

Adam Gibson’s NBL season may have finished on February 28 but with Australian Boomers’ selection in the offing, there was little time for the 28-year old to take his foot off the gas.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

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.