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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.

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

Welcome home celebrations wrap up in Canberra

5 September 2016

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

Sporting capital puts on a show for Rio returnees

Sporting capital puts on a show for Rio returnees

31 August 2016

It claims to be the sporting capital of the world and Melbourne did their best at proving that point as locals turned out in force to welcome home the Australian Olympic Team.

Athletics Wrap: Athletics team on the rise

Athletics Wrap: Athletics team on the rise

26 August 2016

It has been a successful campaign for Australia’s 60-strong athletics section at Rio 2016.

Fan Messages capture Australia's pride

Fan Messages capture Australia's pride

23 August 2016

Throughout the lead up to, and during, the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, our Aussie athletes have been inundated with inspiring messages from audiences watching at home.