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Hart & Edmondson grab gold at penultimate World Cup round

Hart & Edmondson grab gold at penultimate World Cup round

21 January 2019

Nathan Hart and Annette Edmondson headlined the Australia Cycling Team’s campaign at the penultimate round of the UCI Tissot Track World Cup season in New Zealand this weekend, with both claiming gold.

Winter World Cup gold for James and Anthony

Winter World Cup gold for James and Anthony

21 January 2019

It was a massive weekend in winter sports, with Scotty James and Jakara Anthony both claiming World Cup gold across snowboard and moguls.

Barty beats Sharapova to reach Aus Open quarterfinals

Barty beats Sharapova to reach Aus Open quarterfinals

21 January 2019

Ash Barty became the first Australian woman through to the last eight at Melbourne Park in 10 years after a thrilling victory over Maria Sharapova at Rod Laver Arena.

Jakara Anthony wins first Moguls World Cup Gold

Jakara Anthony wins first Moguls World Cup Gold

19 January 2019

Australian mogul skiier Jakara Anthony claimed her first ever World Cup gold medal at the Lake Placid World Cup tour event, beating out France’s Perrine Laffont and USA’s Tess Johnson.

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Hart & Edmondson grab gold at penultimate World Cup round

Hart & Edmondson grab gold at penultimate World Cup round

21 January 2019

Nathan Hart and Annette Edmondson headlined the Australia Cycling Team’s campaign at the penultimate round of the UCI Tissot Track World Cup season in New Zealand this weekend, with both claiming gold.

Barty beats Sharapova to reach Aus Open quarterfinals

Barty beats Sharapova to reach Aus Open quarterfinals

21 January 2019

Ash Barty became the first Australian woman through to the last eight at Melbourne Park in 10 years after a thrilling victory over Maria Sharapova at Rod Laver Arena.

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Jakara Anthony wins first Moguls World Cup Gold

Jakara Anthony wins first Moguls World Cup Gold

19 January 2019

Australian mogul skiier Jakara Anthony claimed her first ever World Cup gold medal at the Lake Placid World Cup tour event, beating out France’s Perrine Laffont and USA’s Tess Johnson.

Mogul 4ths and wild weather marks opening 2019 winter World Cup season

Mogul 4ths and wild weather marks opening 2019 winter World Cup season

14 January 2019

Australia’s Mogul Skiing Team kicked off the New Year with the Calgary World Cup over the weekend, while unpredictable weather hampered Australia’s Skeleton and Alpine athletes.

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2018 Wrap Up: June honours and triumphs

2018 Wrap Up: June honours and triumphs

18 December 2018

Half way through 2018 and your Aussie athletes continued kicking goals, with June full of medals, honours, world firsts, a deadly fun run and the end of an era for a winter Olympian.

2018 Wrap Up: January's biggest hits

2018 Wrap Up: January's biggest hits

6 December 2018

January 2018 was an exciting time for the Australian Olympic Team, with the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games on the horizon in February and anticipation in the air, the year kicked off with a bang!

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Australian Fencing celebrates Junior World Cup medal success

Australian Fencing celebrates Junior World Cup medal success

8 January 2019

Victorian teenager Alex English relied on phone advice from his coach at home to snatch a bronze medal at a Junior World Cup fencing tournament in Tokyo on the weekend.

2018 Wrap Up: October's Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games

2018 Wrap Up: October's Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games

27 December 2018

The Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) treated the world to a taste of the future of elite sport, when 4000 teenagers from 206 countries competed on the biggest stage of their young careers.

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Lausanne 2020 mascot Yodli unveiled on “One Year to go”

Lausanne 2020 mascot Yodli unveiled on “One Year to go”

9 January 2019

In just one year the third Winter Youth Olympic Games will kick off in Lausanne, Switzerland. To celebrate the milestone, the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Organising Committee (YOGOC) unveiled its mascot “Yodli”, designed by students from a local art school.

Lauren Jackson wins IOC Women in Sport Award

Lauren Jackson wins IOC Women in Sport Award

6 October 2018

Australian basketball legend Lauren Jackson was recognised with the Oceania IOC Women in Sport award at a ceremony in Buenos Aires on Friday.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

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Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

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Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.