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2018 Wrap Up: Broken records and 2020 quotas in August

2018 Wrap Up: Broken records and 2020 quotas in August

20 December 2018

Australia secured its first quota places for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the 2018 Sailing World Championships in August.

Three weeks, three World Cup wins - one woman

Three weeks, three World Cup wins - one woman

19 December 2018

Whether or not a young Edwina Tops-Alexander had world glory in her sights when she first started riding as an 8-year-old, she’s certainly risen to the occasion in the world of show jumping.

2018 Wrap Up: July Jubilation

2018 Wrap Up: July Jubilation

19 December 2018

July was a massive month for the Australian Olympic Team, full of exciting countdowns, stellar results and broken records.

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.

Dual Gold for Morton and silver for Glaetzer, Cure & Edmondson at Track World Cup

Dual Gold for Morton and silver for Glaetzer, Cure & Edmondson at Track World Cup

18 December 2018

The Australian Cycling Team has won two gold and two silver medals at the fourth round of the UCI Track World Cup in London at the weekend, with the four-rider team finishing third on the medal tally.

From humble farm girl to triple Olympian and ASIO profile - The story of  Shirley Strickland

From humble farm girl to triple Olympian and ASIO profile - The story of Shirley Strickland

18 December 2018

Smuggling letters to potential Hungarian defectors while evading the watchful eyes of Russian agents in Melbourne, tracked by Australia’s spy watchdog ASIO for suspect activities in the 1950s, rejecting calls to retire to home duties because she was married, past 30 and had a baby.

Kookaburras rout England to claim World Cup bronze

Kookaburras rout England to claim World Cup bronze

17 December 2018

The Kookaburras have claimed the bronze medal at the 2018 FIH Men's Hockey World Cup with an emphatic 8-1 victory over England in Sunday’s third place match in Bhubaneswar, India.

Dolphins wrap on World Short Course

Dolphins wrap on World Short Course

17 December 2018

The Australian Dolphins have finished up with 12 medals at the 14th FINA World Swimming Championships in Hangzhou, after picking up two bronze medals on the final night of racing...

Olympians secure medals at Sail Melbourne

Olympians secure medals at Sail Melbourne

17 December 2018

One and half years out from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, the Australian Sailing Team presented themselves in strong form on home waters, claiming wins across most of the Olympic classes at Sail Melbourne.

2018 Wrap Up: May's history makers

2018 Wrap Up: May's history makers

13 December 2018

The month of May was action packed for your Australian Olympians, with world-first achievements, medals galore and a curious case of a kidnapped canoe!

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.