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Five golden rides at Oceania Championships

Five golden rides at Oceania Championships

10 December 2016

Australia claimed five of seven gold on offer on the penultimate day of the 2017 Oceania Track Championships at Melbourne's DISC Velodrome.

Elmslie's break through golden performance

Elmslie's break through golden performance

10 December 2016

Brisbane’s two-time Olympic relay gold medallist Brittany Elmslie led a breakthrough day for the Australian Dolphins at the FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships (25m) in a snow-blown Windsor, Canada yesterday.

Greig's return to top form

Greig's return to top form

10 December 2016

Having made it into A Division off the back of a silver medal in Kazakhstan last weekend, Long Track speed skater Daniel Greig took advantage of his position in the fourth World Cup in The Netherlands early this morning.

Tough start for Kennedy-Sim & Grimus

Tough start for Kennedy-Sim & Grimus

10 December 2016

The opening event of the 2016-2017 World Cup season has been a tough one for NSWIS athletes Sami Kennedy-Sim and Anton Grimus, with both skiers unable to progress pass the first round of competition.

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Five golden rides at Oceania Championships

Five golden rides at Oceania Championships

10 December 2016

Australia claimed five of seven gold on offer on the penultimate day of the 2017 Oceania Track Championships at Melbourne's DISC Velodrome.

Elmslie's break through golden performance

Elmslie's break through golden performance

10 December 2016

Brisbane’s two-time Olympic relay gold medallist Brittany Elmslie led a breakthrough day for the Australian Dolphins at the FINA World Short Course Swimming Championships (25m) in a snow-blown Windsor, Canada yesterday.

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Tough start for Kennedy-Sim & Grimus

Tough start for Kennedy-Sim & Grimus

10 December 2016

The opening event of the 2016-2017 World Cup season has been a tough one for NSWIS athletes Sami Kennedy-Sim and Anton Grimus, with both skiers unable to progress pass the first round of competition.

Mortons make Australian biathlon history

Mortons make Australian biathlon history

9 December 2016

Brother and sister duo Darcie and Damon Morton have made history overnight becoming the first Australian pair to compete in the single mixed relay at an IBU Cup event.

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Melbourne 1956 Olympics: First Australian’s compete

Melbourne 1956 Olympics: First Australian’s compete

23 November 2016

There were 15 sports competing on day two as the Games were in full swing by 8.00am with Fencing.

Melbourne 1956 Olympics: The Games are opened

Melbourne 1956 Olympics: The Games are opened

22 November 2016

60 years ago today the Melbourne 1956 Olympic Games were officially opened, with Ron Clarke bearing the torch for Team Australia.

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Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

23 September 2016

90 New South Wales secondary students have received the Pierre de Coubertin award today.

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Bach wants life bans for proven cheats

Bach wants life bans for proven cheats

9 December 2016

Russian athletes and officials who are proven to have been part of a doping "manipulation system" should be banned for life from the Olympics, IOC President Thomas Bach said Thursday.

Cheerleading and Muaythai become IOC recognised Sports

Cheerleading and Muaythai become IOC recognised Sports

7 December 2016

The martial art of Muaythai kickboxing and Cheerleading have made their way into the Olympic movement.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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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.