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Tokyo training has Townsend tuned up for World Champs

Tokyo training has Townsend tuned up for World Champs

29 May 2017

A four month training stint at the home of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has Kane Townsend ready for action as the World Championships get underway today.

Pearson wins hurdles in Manchester

Pearson wins hurdles in Manchester

29 May 2017

Olympic and world champion Sally Pearson has won the 100m hurdles at the Great City Games in Manchester.

Henderson claims World Cup top five

Henderson claims World Cup top five

29 May 2017

Dual Olympian Rebecca Henderson has claimed her second best ever career World Cup result after crossing the line fifth at the Albstadt event in Germany overnight.

Aussies win bronze at Canada Sevens

Aussies win bronze at Canada Sevens

29 May 2017

The Australian Women’s Sevens side has finished the Canada Sevens in third place with a strong 26-12 victory over France in the Third Place Play Off securing the Bronze Medal.

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Tokyo training has Townsend tuned up for World Champs

Tokyo training has Townsend tuned up for World Champs

29 May 2017

A four month training stint at the home of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has Kane Townsend ready for action as the World Championships get underway today.

Pearson wins hurdles in Manchester

Pearson wins hurdles in Manchester

29 May 2017

Olympic and world champion Sally Pearson has won the 100m hurdles at the Great City Games in Manchester.

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A day in the life: snowboard halfpipe

A day in the life: snowboard halfpipe

25 May 2017

This is what a typical day on the slopes of Mammoth Mountain, California, look like for snowboard halfpipe Olympian Kent Callister

Mother and son put Australia on the curling map

Mother and son put Australia on the curling map

24 May 2017

It’s not every day an Australian mother and son duo join forces to compete at the Mixed Doubles Curling World Championships.

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AOC welcomes National Sports Plan

AOC welcomes National Sports Plan

22 May 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has welcomed the Federal Government’s National Sports Plan.

Uniroos Team to benefit from Olympic experience

Uniroos Team to benefit from Olympic experience

18 May 2017

The Australian Summer Universiade team has previously seen the likes of Catherine Skinner, Annabelle Smith and Dane Bird-Smith don the green and gold for their nation and university, prior to becoming Rio 2016 Olympic medallists.

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A show jumpers' journey to Buenos Aires 2018

A show jumpers' journey to Buenos Aires 2018

19 May 2017

The Olympic journey for Australia’s young showjumping riders will begin on June 10 and 11 at Camden’s Bicentennial Park in NSW.

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IOC contributes to flood recovery efforts in Peru

IOC contributes to flood recovery efforts in Peru

5 April 2017

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced a donation of USD 600,000 to support the immediate recovery efforts in Peru, following the devastating floods in large parts of the country.

Coates welcomes Tokyo 2020 golf venue embracing gender equality

Coates welcomes Tokyo 2020 golf venue embracing gender equality

21 March 2017

AOC President John Coates has played a key role in achieving gender equality at the venue of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games golf tournaments.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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 Beijing 2008 Australia won 14 gold medals, 15 silver and 17 bronze, a total of 46 medals.