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Aussies ready for 2019 UCI Track World Championships

Aussies ready for 2019 UCI Track World Championships

26 February 2019

The Australian Cycling Team has completed its penultimate training session in Pruszkow, Poland ahead of the 2019 UCI Track World Championships which will be held from 27 February to 3 March 2019.

Australia claim fifth Oceania Mixed Team Badminton title

Australia claim fifth Oceania Mixed Team Badminton title

26 February 2019

Australia edged rivals New Zealand to win the Oceania Mixed Team Badminton Championships for the fifth consecutive year in Melbourne.

Aussies in good stead for Olympic Qualification after Gymastics World Cup

Aussies in good stead for Olympic Qualification after Gymastics World Cup

25 February 2019

The Gymnastics World Cup has wrapped up, with Australia claiming silver and bronze from the Olympic qualification event, putting them in good stead as they head towards Tokyo 2020.

Fox retains dual Oceania titles after unpredictable Whitewater Festival

Fox retains dual Oceania titles after unpredictable Whitewater Festival

25 February 2019

The Sydney International Whitewater Festival – Oceania Open Championships wrapped up at Penrith Whitewater Festival on Sunday with Australia’s greatest individual slalom paddler of all time, Jessica Fox, taking home the win in the women’s C1.

Olympians shine at VIC Sport Awards

Olympians shine at VIC Sport Awards

21 February 2019

Olympians Scotty James and Melissa Tapper were honoured at the VIC Sport Awards on Wednesday night, both taking out the top gong, Governor's Award - Victorian Male and Female Athlete of the Year.

Aussie gymnasts start Tokyo 2020 trail at Gymnastics World Cup

Aussie gymnasts start Tokyo 2020 trail at Gymnastics World Cup

21 February 2019

Australian artistic gymnasts Chris Remkes and Mitchell Morgans join several top Aussie athletes at the Gymnastics World Cup in Melbourne, all with Tokyo 2020 on their minds.

Australian Team announced for Gymnastics World Cup in Melbourne

Australian Team announced for Gymnastics World Cup in Melbourne

19 February 2019

Australia’s top gymnasts are preparing to take on the world’s best in front of a home crowd this week at the Individual Apparatus Artistic Gymnastics World Cup in Melbourne

Kookaburras & Hockeyroos continue winning form on and off the field

Kookaburras & Hockeyroos continue winning form on and off the field

18 February 2019

HOCKEY: Both the Hockeyroos and Kookaburras claimed wins over Great Britain on the weekend, before players were honoured at the 2018 Hockeyroos and Kookaburras Player of the Year awards.

The power of 'What if'?

The power of 'What if'?

15 February 2019

Some of life’s great triumphs and innovations have emanated from the simple question – what if? It’s that same question that brought an all but retired Amie Thompson back to the pool as she now prepares to go bigger, better and bolder than ever before.

BMX Freestyle ramp up Olympic prep with visit to Aus Cycling Team HQ

BMX Freestyle ramp up Olympic prep with visit to Aus Cycling Team HQ

14 February 2019

With the Olympic debut of BMX Freestyle Park now less than 18 months away, Australia’s Logan Martin and Brandon Loupos have ramped up their preparations with a visit to the Australian Cycling Team Headquarters in Adelaide.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.