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Tiernan caps off stunning 2016 with Australian 10,000m win

Tiernan caps off stunning 2016 with Australian 10,000m win

9 December 2016

Patrick Tiernan has claimed the Australian 10,000m Championship in Melbourne, while Bridey Delaney was the top Aussie finisher in the women's race.

Team Australia Squad confirmed for revolutionary event series

Team Australia Squad confirmed for revolutionary event series

7 December 2016

Rio 2016 Olympians are among the 42-strong Team Australia Squad for Nitro Athletics Melbourne confirmed by Athletics Australia today.

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - Athletics stars progress to the finals

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - Athletics stars progress to the finals

29 November 2016

The much anticipated swimming program kicked off on day eight of the Games. Betty Cuthbert returned to the track for early rounds of the 200m and one of Australia’s favourite athletes, John Landy started his 1500m campaign. Australia had a good win in the basketball and in the boxing Tony Madigan bowed out.

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - Shirley Strickland defends her Olympic title

Melbourne 1956 Olympics - Shirley Strickland defends her Olympic title

28 November 2016

Competing in her third Olympics, hurdler Shirley Strickland became the first track and field women to defended an Olympic title. Australia opened their Olympic Water Polo campaign and Australia were involved in probably their most thrilling basketball game of the tournament.

Australian record holder Alana Boyd retires

Australian record holder Alana Boyd retires

26 October 2016

The Australian pole vault record holder, Alana Boyd, has today formally announced her retirement from athletics.

Coe backs Bisbane to host 2028 Olympics

Coe backs Bisbane to host 2028 Olympics

25 October 2016

IAAF president Sebastian Coe says Australia should bid for more major sporting events, endorsing the country's potential tilt for the 2028 Olympics and encouraging a proposal to host an historic world athletics championships.

Rio Olympians inspire indigenous students

Rio Olympians inspire indigenous students

21 October 2016

Rio 2016 athletes Marianna Tolo and Brendon Reading have helped inspire young indigenous students this week as the Cathy Freeman Foundation hosted a week long ‘Horizons’ Camp in Canberra.

Steve Hooker elected AOC Athletes Commission Chair

Steve Hooker elected AOC Athletes Commission Chair

17 October 2016

Beijing 2008 Olympic Champion and three-time Olympian Steve Hooker has been elected as Chair of the Australian Olympic Committee’s Athletes’ Commission.

Road race gold to Wellings & Robinson in Adelaide

Road race gold to Wellings & Robinson in Adelaide

19 September 2016

Eloise Wellings and Brett Robinson have capped off their 2016 season with victory at the Australian Road Running Championships

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

6 September 2016

The Australian Olympic Team’s national welcome home celebrations have wrapped up with an action packed tour of Canberra on Monday.

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