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Gilmore wins J-Bay Championship and World No.1 ranking

Gilmore wins J-Bay Championship and World No.1 ranking

16 July 2018

After more than six hours of competition, Australian surfing icon Stephanie Gilmore took back the Leaders Jersey from previous champion, Lakey Peterson at the J-Bay World Surf League Championships in Jeffreys Bay, South Africa.

Golden End for Australia at World Rowing Cup 3

Golden End for Australia at World Rowing Cup 3

16 July 2018

Australia concluded its World Rowing Cup campaign today, with the Men’s and Women’s Fours winning gold medals in convincing style in Lucerne, Switzerland.

Aussies win gold on FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

Aussies win gold on FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour

16 July 2018

Top-seeded Phoebe Bell and Jessyka Ngauamo lived up to their status and won title at the Daegu one-star stop on the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour.

Australia wins silver in Triathlon Mixed Relay Worlds

Australia wins silver in Triathlon Mixed Relay Worlds

16 July 2018

Defending champions Australia showed their “never say die" spirit to come from behind, snatching silver in the ITU Triathlon World Mixed Relay Championship in Hamburg last night.

Aussie World Cup Sevens squads announced

Aussie World Cup Sevens squads announced

12 July 2018

Australia’s Sevens sides have named their strongest squads for next week’s Rugby World Cup Sevens with a host of players shaking off injuries to make the trip to San Francisco.

Olympic Cyclist Katrin Garfoot announces retirement

Olympic Cyclist Katrin Garfoot announces retirement

12 July 2018

Australian Cycling Team member and Rio 2016 Olympian, Katrin Garfoot, has today announced her retirement from cycling.

Australia wins big at 2018 Henley Royal Regatta

Australia wins big at 2018 Henley Royal Regatta

9 July 2018

Australia’s Men’s and Women’s Eights have won big at the 2018 Henley Royal Regatta. Racing as the Georgina Hope Rinehart National Training Centre, Australia won the Grand Challenge Cup, for Open Men’s Eights, and the Remenham Challenge Cup, for Open Women’s Eights.

Fourth World Tour gold for Clancy and Artacho del Solar

Fourth World Tour gold for Clancy and Artacho del Solar

9 July 2018

Australia’s dynamic duo of Taliqua Clancy and Mariafe Artacho del Solar have won their fourth gold medal on the FIVB World Tour of Beach Volleyball in Portugal at the Espinho Open over the weekend.

Triple-double threat Fox on fire after sixth gold medal

Triple-double threat Fox on fire after sixth gold medal

9 July 2018

Jessica Fox continues her unbeaten run by winning the women’s K1 and C1 at Canoe Slalom World Cup 3 in Augsburg, Germany (6-8 June 2018) and making it six World Cup wins in a row.

33 swimmers named for Pan Pacs in Tokyo

33 swimmers named for Pan Pacs in Tokyo

5 July 2018

Swimming Australia has named a 33-strong team to contest next month’s Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo from August 9-14.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.

Did you know?

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