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Hockey men searching for sharpness

Hockey men searching for sharpness

31 July 2016

HOCKEY: The Australian Men’s Hockey Team found themselves lacking their familiar sharpness as they went down 3-0 to Argentina in the first of three practice matches in Rio de Janeiro.

Age is just a number for excited Dwyer

Age is just a number for excited Dwyer

29 July 2016

Jamie Dwyer believes that the Australian men’s hockey team must play to its full potential if it is to replicate the gold medal success of the Athens 2004 Olympic Games.

Where are your Aussie athletes as final preparations continue

Where are your Aussie athletes as final preparations continue

27 July 2016

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.

Green and gold brigade arrive at Rio airport

Green and gold brigade arrive at Rio airport

27 July 2016

Rio de Janeiro International airport was a sea of green and gold this evening.

More women than men in historic summer Olympic Team

More women than men in historic summer Olympic Team

27 July 2016

For the first time at a Summer Olympic Games Australia will be represented by more women than men.

Facts and Figures on 2016 Australian Olympic Team

Facts and Figures on 2016 Australian Olympic Team

24 July 2016

Check out all the facts and figures of the Australian Olympic Team for Rio 2016.

Zalewski to replace White in men's hockey side

Zalewski to replace White in men's hockey side

14 July 2016

Hockey Australia has advised the Australian Olympic Committee of the withdrawal of Tristan White (NSW) and nomination of West Australian Aran Zalewski as his replacement in the Australian Men’s hockey team bound for the Rio Olympics.

Fresh faced women’s hockey Team to vie for Rio gold

Fresh faced women’s hockey Team to vie for Rio gold

4 July 2016

The women’s hockey section of the 2016 Australian Olympic Team is hoping the fresh talent of 12 debutants will be the key to securing Olympic gold in Rio.

Five in contention for Rio 2016 flagbearer

Five in contention for Rio 2016 flagbearer

2 July 2016

Australia’s Opening Ceremony flagbearer will be announced on Wednesday in Melbourne with a host of athletes in contention to lead the Australian Olympic Team into Rio’s Maracanã Stadium on August 5.

 We’re going to Rio to compete, not participate – Knowles

We’re going to Rio to compete, not participate – Knowles

29 June 2016

The hard work has only begun for 16 men’s hockey players today selected to take to the pitch at Rio, says triple Olympic captain Mark Knowles.