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2018 Wrap Up: November - Looking to the future

2018 Wrap Up: November - Looking to the future

29 December 2018

November was a time for awards, retirements, tributes and excitement for the future, with some impressive results coming from debuting, returning and veteran Olympic sports.

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.

2018 Wrap Up: September successes and a new Aussie G.O.A.T

2018 Wrap Up: September successes and a new Aussie G.O.A.T

21 December 2018

September was full of success for Aussie athletes, with world-first achievements and one of our own being named the "Greatest of all time."

Australian baseball set for first chance at Tokyo 2020 qualification

Australian baseball set for first chance at Tokyo 2020 qualification

20 December 2018

Team Australia's first chance at Olympic qualification will come at the 2019 Premier12, after the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) confirmed Australia's place in the tournament on Wednesday night.

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.

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?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).