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Crunch time for full Australian Sailing squad at 2018 Worlds

Crunch time for full Australian Sailing squad at 2018 Worlds

1 August 2018

Months of organisation, preparation and training are complete and the finest Olympic class sailors in Australia are ready to put their skills and determination to the test when the 2018 World Championships start at Aarhus in Denmark on Thursday night, 2 August (AEST).

Bright future for Aus Canoeing after successful U23 World Champs

Bright future for Aus Canoeing after successful U23 World Champs

30 July 2018

After an impressive medal haul at the 2018 ICF U23 and Junior Canoe Sprint World Championships in Bulgaria, Paddle Australia National Pathways boss David Foureur believes the foundations have been laid for a strong future in Australian sprint canoeing.

Tokyo 2020 Priority Access Packages

Tokyo 2020 Priority Access Packages

30 July 2018

The AOC’s Official Ticket and Hospitality Provider CoSport has opened Priority Access Package sales to commemorate “2 Years to Go”

Green and gold glory for Aussie mixed Tri team

Green and gold glory for Aussie mixed Tri team

30 July 2018

Australia has staged a perfectly timed come from behind victory to claim the ITU World Triathlon Mixed Relay Series gold medal in Edmonton over the weekend.

Aussie Spirit begin quest to represent Australia at Tokyo 2020

Aussie Spirit begin quest to represent Australia at Tokyo 2020

27 July 2018

Australia’s female softball team, Aussie Spirit, are preparing to kick off their campaign to join Australia’s top Olympic athletes at Tokyo 2020 in just under two years’ time.

Golden trio of Slingsby, Outteridge, Jensen hints at 2020 tilt

Golden trio of Slingsby, Outteridge, Jensen hints at 2020 tilt

26 July 2018

Olympic sailor and Performance Director of Australian Sailing, Iain Murray admits he’s unaware if Australia’s Olympic sailing gold medallists have their eye on a spot for the Tokyo Games, but has no doubt about the value of them competing at the most important regatta this side of 2020.

Double bronze for Australia at Archery World Cup

Double bronze for Australia at Archery World Cup

25 July 2018

Ryan Tyack, David Barnes and Taylor Worth have taken home a bronze each for Australia at the Archery World Cup in Berlin.

Skateboard & sport climbing hopefuls have 2020 fever

Skateboard & sport climbing hopefuls have 2020 fever

24 July 2018

As we celebrate two years to Tokyo 2020, three up and coming Aussie athletes have revelled in the idea they might get their first shot at Olympic glory in two years time, along with the honour of being the first Australians to compete in their chosen disciplines at an Olympic Games.

AOC celebrates two years to Tokyo 2020

AOC celebrates two years to Tokyo 2020

24 July 2018

Ian Chesterman, Chef de Mission of the Australian Tokyo 2020 Team, today celebrated two years until the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Records fall after a history-making week in Australian athletics

Records fall after a history-making week in Australian athletics

23 July 2018

It certainly has been a momentous weekend of international performances by our athletes at three competitions in Monaco, London and Heusden in Belgium.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.

Did you know?

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