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Soli Bailey ready to represent country and heritage

Soli Bailey ready to represent country and heritage

12 July 2019

Indigenous Australian surfer Soli Bailey is currently chasing Olympic dreams. With surfing making its debut at Tokyo 2020, the 23-year-old is vying for a spot on the biggest stage of them all, but representing his country is just the tip of the iceberg, with Bailey competing for something bigger than himself.

Wakeling smashes records on the way to Pacific Games gold

Wakeling smashes records on the way to Pacific Games gold

11 July 2019

Australia has continued to put strong results on the board on Day 4 of Samoa 2019, with the weightlifters adding three gold, two silver and two bronze to the medal tally.

Taliqua Clancy - Pride, heritage and history

Taliqua Clancy - Pride, heritage and history

11 July 2019

Nineteen years ago, a young Indigenous girl sat glued to the tv, watching in awe as Cathy Freeman inspired the nation at the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.

Weightlifting gold for Yamasaki and Elliott on Day 3 of Samoa 2019

Weightlifting gold for Yamasaki and Elliott on Day 3 of Samoa 2019

10 July 2019

Erika Yamasaki (59kg) and Kiana Elliott (64kg) have won Australia’s first gold medals of the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games.

Team AUS welcomed to Samoa 2019

Team AUS welcomed to Samoa 2019

10 July 2019

From a beautiful Flag Raising ceremony performed by local primary school, St Mary’s, to an electric Opening Ceremony at Apia Stadium - go behind the scenes of the first few days of Samoa 2019 with Team Australia.

New World Champion as Aussies take Sailing 1-2

New World Champion as Aussies take Sailing 1-2

10 July 2019

Australia’s reigning Olympic Laser champion, Tom Burton has taken out the Laser World Championships in Miho, Japan, with compatriot Matt Wearn taking silver; an encouraging result with the 2020 Olympics just a year away.

Brad Hore - Changing the trajectory for Indigenous youth

Brad Hore - Changing the trajectory for Indigenous youth

10 July 2019

Olympic boxer Brad Hore picked up the gloves for the first time as a 10-year-old. He lost every single one of his first 10 fights.

Reminder: Australian Ticket Sales for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to Launch 9am, Wednesday 10 July

Reminder: Australian Ticket Sales for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games to Launch 9am, Wednesday 10 July

9 July 2019

Record-High Global Demand Expected to Restrict Australian and International Allocations

Van Den Herik overcomes her biggest challenge on Day 2 of Samoa 2019

Van Den Herik overcomes her biggest challenge on Day 2 of Samoa 2019

9 July 2019

Paris Van Den Herik kicked off Australia’s Pacific Games sailing campaign in style on Tuesday, ending the opening day of racing in second place after finishing 2nd, 2nd and 4th in the Women’s Laser Radial.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.