With less than 10 days until the Opening Ceremony in Rio the Australian athletes have started arriving from all around the world. Some are competing, at training camps or just touching down.
The youngest Rio bound track and field competitors Jessica Thornton (18) and Kurtis Marschall (19) have both shown great form at the IAAF World Junior Championships
Russia's presence at the Rio Olympics would threaten the integrity of the entire Games movement, according to former World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) president John Fahey.
Jared Tallent's chances of winning historic back-to-back Olympic gold medals have risen after Italian rival Alex Schwazer failed to have a provisional doping ban lifted.