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Aussie's fight to better bronze run

Aussie's fight to better bronze run

21 August 2014

SWIMMING: Another successful morning at the pool saw Australia propel themselves into four semi-finals and one final on Thursday evening.

Queensland pair eye off target

Queensland pair eye off target

21 August 2014

ARCHERY: After spending the first week in China training, archery athletes Jessica Sutton and Nick Turner are gearing up for competition tomorrow.

Agonizingly close in mixed quarterfinal

Agonizingly close in mixed quarterfinal

21 August 2014

SHOOTING: Elise Downing has bowed out of the shooting at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) but not without an intense fight.

Oceania wins Bronze in Team Triathlon

Oceania wins Bronze in Team Triathlon

21 August 2014

TRIATHLON: Xuanwu Lake Triathlon Course has delivered Australia another medal, this time claiming Bronze in the mixed team relay.

Rowers finish well in Nanjing

Rowers finish well in Nanjing

21 August 2014

ROWING: Australian crews competing at the Youth Olympic Games have finished well in their events on Day 4 of competition at the Nanjing Rowing-Canoeing School.

Thornton stars on Athletics night 1

Thornton stars on Athletics night 1

20 August 2014

ATHLETICS: Sydney runner Jessica Thornton laid down the Australian performance of the night at the first Youth Olympic Games Athletics session in Nanjing, China.

Bronzed Aussies in pool

Bronzed Aussies in pool

20 August 2014

SWIMMING: Australia has won another two bronze medals in the pool after Brianna Throssell finished third in the women’s 200m freestyle and Kyle Chalmers, Nic Brown, Nic Groenewald and Grayson Bell finished third in the men’s 4x100m medley relay tonight.

Solid effort against European champions

Solid effort against European champions

20 August 2014

HOCKEY: Australia started well but couldn't finish off losing to Spain 7-6.

3 fierce races on third day of Sailing

3 fierce races on third day of Sailing

20 August 2014

SAILING: The Youth Olympic sailors packed in three races on Day 4 of the 2014 YOG in Nanjing, China.

Hunter and Team finish fifth

Hunter and Team finish fifth

20 August 2014

EQUESTRIAN: Showjumper Jake Hunter has leapt into good form at the Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.

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Indigenous Recognition at AOC 2015 AGM

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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.