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Lausanne to host 2020 Winter Youth Olympics

Lausanne to host 2020 Winter Youth Olympics

31 July 2015

The 2020 Youth Olympic Games will be conducted at the home of the Olympic Movement, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Asian Championships set new challenges for Australia

Asian Championships set new challenges for Australia

31 July 2015

The Australian men’s volleyball team begins its Asian Championships campaign determined to confirm their status as one of the powerhouse teams of the region.

Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

31 July 2015

Young gun Emily Esposito her sights are set on qualifying for next year's Rio Olympics.

Seven to show swimming world championships live

Seven to show swimming world championships live

31 July 2015

Channel Seven will show live the Dolphins Swim Team, including Cate Campbell and Christian Sprenger, at the 2015 FINA World Championships starting Sunday.

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Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

Emily Esposito shooting for Rio Olympics

31 July 2015

Young gun Emily Esposito her sights are set on qualifying for next year's Rio Olympics.

Seven to show swimming world championships live

Seven to show swimming world championships live

31 July 2015

Channel Seven will show live the Dolphins Swim Team, including Cate Campbell and Christian Sprenger, at the 2015 FINA World Championships starting Sunday.

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IOC Soul Placed on the Line

IOC Soul Placed on the Line

30 July 2015

David Miller for Sport Intern explains Almaty's exceptional case for Winter Games 2022

Youth Olympic selection on the line for skiers

Youth Olympic selection on the line for skiers

30 July 2015

Australia’s best young skiers are competing for a place at the Winter Youth Olympic Games (WYOG) when they race and undergo testing at Mt Hotham this week.

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Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

18 July 2015

Over 100 Indigenous runners participated in the 2015 Indigenous Marathon Project's Deadly Fun Run Championships in Uluru this morning to celebrate the 30 year anniversary of the handing back of world famous landmark to its traditional owners.

Metzker still feeling the pain of Moscow 1980

Metzker still feeling the pain of Moscow 1980

27 June 2015

AOC: Time heals old wounds but leaves the scars. That is certainly the case for Olympic swimmer Max Metzker who competed for Australia at Moscow 1980.

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Ice Hockey stars qualify for Lillehammer 2016

Ice Hockey stars qualify for Lillehammer 2016

11 July 2015

Young ice hockey stars Jake Riley and Madison Poole have become Australia's first athletes to qualify for the 2016 Lillehammer Youth Olympics.

Skills stars skating towards international success

Skills stars skating towards international success

9 July 2015

Two of Australia’s brightest young ice hockey prospects will put their skills to the test in Finland from 5-10 July, as they look to book their tickets to the 2016 Lillehammer Winter Youth Olympic Games.

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Lausanne to host 2020 Winter Youth Olympics

Lausanne to host 2020 Winter Youth Olympics

31 July 2015

The 2020 Youth Olympic Games will be conducted at the home of the Olympic Movement, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Olympic agenda 2020 - already cutting costs

Olympic agenda 2020 - already cutting costs

31 July 2015

President Thomas Bach has heaped praise on bid cities for reducing their costs and embracing the new Olympic Agenda 2020.

Emma Moffatt's Road to Rio

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Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.