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Gymnastics duo inspired by Mitchell for Rio Games

Gymnastics duo inspired by Mitchell for Rio Games

29 May 2015

For best friends Darcy Norman and Paige James, the Olympics is so close they can almost touch it.

Bogut takes on Dellavedova

Bogut takes on Dellavedova

29 May 2015

Australians Andrew Bogut and Matthew Dellavedova to face off after their teams Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers reached the NBA finals,

Bach urges FIFA to shed full light

Bach urges FIFA to shed full light

29 May 2015

IOC: Thomas Bach has urged FIFA to co-operate fully with US authorities to shed full light on the corruption allegations facing football's governing body.

Kokkinakis ousts Tomic from French Open

Kokkinakis ousts Tomic from French Open

29 May 2015

Thanasi Kokkinakis ousted seeded countryman Bernard Tomic and set up a third-round French Open showdown with Novak Djokovic.

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Gymnastics duo inspired by Mitchell for Rio Games

Gymnastics duo inspired by Mitchell for Rio Games

29 May 2015

For best friends Darcy Norman and Paige James, the Olympics is so close they can almost touch it.

Bogut takes on Dellavedova

Bogut takes on Dellavedova

29 May 2015

Australians Andrew Bogut and Matthew Dellavedova to face off after their teams Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers reached the NBA finals,

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Peel and James crowned Snowsports Athlete of the Year

Peel and James crowned Snowsports Athlete of the Year

1 May 2015

World Championship gold medals have secured aerial skier Laura Peel and snowboarder Scotty James the joint title of Australia’s Snowsports Athlete of the Year.

Calling all young designers!

Calling all young designers!

26 March 2015

IOC launches medal design competition for Lillehammer 2016

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International Regatta Centre honours John Coates

International Regatta Centre honours John Coates

14 May 2015

The President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates, has had the pavilion at the Sydney International Regatta Centre (SIRC) in Penrith named in his honour.

 Seven secures World Swimming Championships

Seven secures World Swimming Championships

12 May 2015

The Seven Network has announced a new long-term partnership with FINA to be the home for the World Swimming Championships for 2015 and 2017.

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Calling all young designers!

Calling all young designers!

26 March 2015

IOC launches medal design competition for Lillehammer 2016

Olympic dream just one year away for winter youth stars

Olympic dream just one year away for winter youth stars

12 February 2015

The next time an Australian Olympic Team marches in an Olympic Opening Ceremony will be in exactly 12 months, at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway.

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Brazil doping lab gets Olympic all clear

Brazil doping lab gets Olympic all clear

14 May 2015

Brazil's drug-testing laboratory has had its status as an Olympic-standard facility restored, in preparation for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Bach enthusiastic for Brisbane and rules out joint city bid

Bach enthusiastic for Brisbane and rules out joint city bid

30 April 2015

2028 BID: IOC President Thomas Bach has ruled out a joint bid from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane for the 2028 Olympic Games but remains enthusiastic for a Brisbane bid that would encompass the region of south-east Queensland.

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Indigenous Recognition at AOC 2015 AGM

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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.