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Big Dan fires up for Rio

Big Dan fires up for Rio

28 July 2015

Three-time Olympian Daniel Repacholi will be firing up his preparations for Rio selection, as he travels to compete in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup in Gabala, Azerbaijan, next month.

Aussies open with big win over Japan

Aussies open with big win over Japan

28 July 2015

The Australian women's basketball team have beaten Japan 86-65 in the first of three warm-up games ahead of next month's qualifying series for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Diving captain Wu eyes future

Diving captain Wu eyes future

28 July 2015

Inaugural Australian diving captain Melissa Wu has not been discouraged at the world titles in Russia, despite nursing niggling injuries that just won't go away.

Keeney and Qin look strong in World Champ finals

Keeney and Qin look strong in World Champ finals

27 July 2015

Australia’s Maddison Keeney and Esther Qin have made a strong start to the women’s 1-metre event at the Kazan World Championships.

Weekend wrap - Monday 27 July

Weekend wrap - Monday 27 July

27 July 2015

It was another huge weekend on the road to Rio, with Australian athletes chasing personal bests, medals and Rio Olympic qualification across the globe.

Aussie girls take top 10 finishes in Open Water

Aussie girls take top 10 finishes in Open Water

27 July 2015

Australia has had an encouraging start to the FINA World Championships with Jess Walker finishing fifth and Melissa Gorman seventh in the 5km open water event.

Divers win two bronze and qualify team for Rio

Divers win two bronze and qualify team for Rio

26 July 2015

Australia has won two bronze medals in the diving at the World Aquatic Championships in Kazan, and have also qualified their women’s 3-metre synchro team for the Rio Olympics.

Next generation of open water swimmers aim for Rio

Next generation of open water swimmers aim for Rio

25 July 2015

Olympic open water swimming nominations will be on the line this week when the next generation of Australian 10km swimmers contest the 2015 World Championships.

Synchro swimmers out to nab Rio spot

Synchro swimmers out to nab Rio spot

24 July 2015

The Australian synchronised swimming Team will be out to secure qualification for the Rio 2016 Olympics at the World Championships in Kazan, Russia.

Road to Rio heats up with 27 world championships in four months

Road to Rio heats up with 27 world championships in four months

24 July 2015

RIO 2016: The busiest pre-Olympic competition period in the Olympiad will commence Friday night in Russia and Belgium, where Australian divers and BMX riders will take on the world’s best, with the Rio Olympic Games on everyone’s mind.

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