Calendar of Important Sporting Events

The following is a list of key events related to the Olympic Games. Many are the summer and winter benchmark events for 2015, as well as other events that will impact qualification for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games or feature Australian athletes who we hope will make the Team for 2016. Some domestic sporting events or other key events of note will also be added here. 

April

22/04/15 - 26/04/15 Canoe/Kayak: Canoe slalom Junior and U23 World Championships, Brazil
24/04/15 - 26/04/15 Aquatics: Synchronised Swimming Nationals, Sydney
27/04/15 - 02/05/15 Boxing: National Championships, Gold Coast, Australia

May

05/05/15 - 10/05/15 Archery: World Cup stage one, China
09/05/15 - 09/05/15 AOC - Annual General Meeting, Sydney, Australia
29/05/15 - 30/05/15 Volleyball - Men AUS v ITA 2 matches World League R1, Adelaide Arena, Adelaide, Sth AUS

June

01/06/15 - 06/06/15 Modern Pentathlon: Asia/Oceania Championships Olympic Qualification, Beijing, China
18/06/15 - 21/06/15 Rowing - World Cup II, Varese, Italy
26/06/15 - 05/07/15 Beach Volleyball - FIVB World Championships , Netherlands
26/06/15 - 28/06/15 Aquatics: Synchronised Swimming Spanish Open, Barcelona
29/06/15 - 08/06/15 Sailing: Laser worlds, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

July

03/07/15 - 12/07/15 Sailing: NACRA 17 Worlds, Aarhus, Denmark
10/07/15 - 12/07/15 Rowing - World Cup III, Lucerne, Switzerland
24/07/15 - 31/07/15 Aquatics: Synchronised Swimming World Championships, Kazan, Russia

August

05/08/15 - 05/08/15 Rio: One Year To Go - NSW Black Tie Dinner, Sydney, Australia

September

01/09/15 - 30/09/15 Football - Women Asian Second Round Rio Qualification, TBC

October

10/10/15 - 17/10/15 Sailing: 470 Worlds, Haifa, Israel
23/10/15 - 01/11/15 Gymnastics: Men's and women's Artistic World Championships, Glasgow, Scotland

November

17/11/15 - 22/11/15 Sailing: 49ER/FX Worlds Buenos, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
20/11/15 - 30/11/15 Sailing: FINN Worlds, Takapuna, New Zealand
25/11/15 - 28/11/15 Gymnastics: Trampoline World Championships, Odense, Denmark

December

January

06/01/16 - 22/01/16 Football - Men's U23 Asia Champs/ Rio qualifier, Qatar
23/01/16 - 31/01/16 Sailing: ISAF World Cup, Miama, Florida

February

07/02/16 - 14/02/16 Sailing: NACRA17/49ER/FX Worlds, Clearwater, Florida
12/02/16 - 14/02/16 Swimming - 2016 Open and Age Open Water Championships , TBC

April

08/04/16 - 15/04/16 Swimming - Olympic Trials & Australian Championships, SAALC, Adelaide, SA
19/04/16 - 26/04/16 Sailing: ISAF World Cup, Hyeres, France.

June

08/06/16 - 19/06/16 Sailing: ISAF World Cup, Heymouth, United Kingdom

August