NANJING: A team of 90 aspiring young athletes are expected to wear the green and gold in 100 days time when the second summer Youth Olympic Games start in Nanjing, China.
AOC: Since the days of the ancient Olympic Games and into the modern era, the Olympic flame has been synonymous with the ideals and the spirit of the Olympics.
AOC: Olympic sports, the AOC and AIS need to address “culture and Team values” as they prepare athletes for the 2016 Games in Rio.
IOC: On 12 February, 2013, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) agreed on the 25 sports it will propose to the 125th IOC Session for approval as the core sports for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games.
It's a long road to London and many athletes say the toughest part is getting to the start line. 410 athletes completed the gauntlet of Olympic selection and qualification in what shapes up as an exciting 2012 Australian Team. See how the Team came together.
The Australian handball team have taken themselves to Sweden to compete at the 2011 World Handball Championships this week. Players have paid their own way to a competition where captain Josh Parmenter says they only have one ambition.
Australia’s women’s handball team have come sixth after going down to African champions Angola, losing today’s second leg 39-12 as their 2010 Youth Olympics campaign wrapped up.
Australia has put in their most spirited performance of the tournament but weren’t able to overcome Angola, going down 37-12 in the first of two legs against the Africans.