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Education comes first

Education comes first

9 July 2014

TEAM: It's a tough task making it to the Youth Olympic Games but to combine it with full-time study is an almighty achievement.

Olympian coaches show the way

Olympian coaches show the way

9 July 2014

TEAM: Australian youth athletes are travelling to the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG) in Nanjing with a wealth of knowledge and experience behind them in the form of Olympic coaches and mentors.

Final Youth Olympic Team Announcement

Final Youth Olympic Team Announcement

30 June 2014

TEAM: There may be a World Cup and a few Commonwealth Games medals to win over the next two months, but come August 16, sporting eyes can shift to the next generation in Australian sport.

Liam De Young retires

Liam De Young retires

27 June 2014

HOCKEY: Olympic gold medallist Liam De Young, one of the most decorated players in Australian hockey, has announced his retirement from the Kookaburras after 312 appearances.

Rasmussen Represents Three States On His Way To Green and Gold

Rasmussen Represents Three States On His Way To Green and Gold

25 June 2014

HOCKEY: Alec Rasmussen is on his way to the Youth Olympic Games to play Hockey. It has been a long road for the teenager but Rasmussen has made it.

Hockey teams named to defend crowns

Hockey teams named to defend crowns

24 June 2014

HOCKEY: The Australian Commonwealth Games Association has announced the Australian men’s and women’s hockey teams nominated by Hockey Australia for the Commonwealth Games, which begin next month in Glasgow. Both teams are looking to defend the titles won four years ago.

Olympians mentor youth athletes

Olympians mentor youth athletes

23 June 2014

AOC: The AOC has launched a peer support program called ‘Champ Connect’, for aspiring athletes wearing the green and gold at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games.

Charlesworth to leave post early

Charlesworth to leave post early

19 June 2014

HOCKEY: Following the Kookaburras’ World Cup triumph in The Hague on Sunday, National Coach Ric Charlesworth has decided not to lead the Australian’s men’s hockey team at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow next month.

Australians crowned Hockey World Champions

Australians crowned Hockey World Champions

16 June 2014

HOCKEY: Australia’s men’s hockey team has been crowned world champions once again after an emphatic 6-1 win over World Cup hosts and Olympic silver medallists, the Netherlands.

Fantastic Hockey World Cup Silver

Fantastic Hockey World Cup Silver

15 June 2014

HOCKEY: The Australian Women's Hockey Team have won the silver medal at the World Cup on Saturday, going down 2-0 to the host nation, the Netherlands.