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Triple-double threat Fox on fire after sixth gold medal

Triple-double threat Fox on fire after sixth gold medal

9 July 2018

Jessica Fox continues her unbeaten run by winning the women’s K1 and C1 at Canoe Slalom World Cup 3 in Augsburg, Germany (6-8 June 2018) and making it six World Cup wins in a row.

33 swimmers named for Pan Pacs in Tokyo

33 swimmers named for Pan Pacs in Tokyo

5 July 2018

Swimming Australia has named a 33-strong team to contest next month’s Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo from August 9-14.

Fox continues perfect record at Slalom World Cup 2

Fox continues perfect record at Slalom World Cup 2

2 July 2018

Jessica Fox’s perfect start to the 2018 ICF Canoe Slalom season has continued, with the Australian making it four gold medals from as many starts by winning the women’s C1 in Krakow, Poland at the Canoe Slalom World Cup 2.

Kookaburras defeat India for 15th Champions Trophy

Kookaburras defeat India for 15th Champions Trophy

2 July 2018

In a match that was too close to be decided in regular time, Australia has successfully secured their 15th Champions Trophy, defeating India 3-2 in shootouts on Monday morning in Breda, Netherlands.

Even with loss to Poland, Volleyroos gain respect from VNL

Even with loss to Poland, Volleyroos gain respect from VNL

25 June 2018

Australia's Volleyroos may have been defeated 3-0 (25-16, 26-24, 25-23) by world champions Poland in their final Volleyball Nations League match at Melbourne’s Hisense Arena, but they won a whole lot of respect.

Aussie sailing team wins gold and silver at Kiel Week

Aussie sailing team wins gold and silver at Kiel Week

25 June 2018

Sound preparation and focus under pressure proved the decisive factors in Australia’s World Champion 470 crew, Mat Belcher and Will Ryan, capturing a hard-earned gold medal, as the Kiel Week regatta in Germany wound up overnight.

Australia brings home four medals from Rowing World Cup II

Australia brings home four medals from Rowing World Cup II

25 June 2018

The Australian Rowing Team wrapped up its World Rowing Cup 2 campaign on Sunday with two gold medals and two bronze medals. Australia’s Men’s and Women’s Fours both won gold medals, while the Women’s Quadruple Scull and the Women’s Eight both won bronze medals at the event in Linz, Austria.

Jessica Fox wins double gold at Canoe Slalom World Cup

Jessica Fox wins double gold at Canoe Slalom World Cup

25 June 2018

Paddle Australia’s Jessica Fox brought up a winning double on the final day of the ICF Canoe Slalom World Cup in Liptovsky Mikulas, Slovakia (22 – 24 June 2018).

Men's Foil Team makes history, wins bronze at Asian Zone Championships

Men's Foil Team makes history, wins bronze at Asian Zone Championships

21 June 2018

The Australian Men's Foil Team won a bronze medal at the Asian Zone Championships yesterday, the first time an Australian team has reached the podium at this level.

Olympic legend Mary Hanna receives Gold Badge of Honour

Olympic legend Mary Hanna receives Gold Badge of Honour

19 June 2018

Australian Equestrian-Dressage legend and five-time Olympian Mary Hanna has received one of the FEI’s most prestigious accolades – the Gold Badge of Honour.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.