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National Swimming Champs wrap up as legends go back in time

National Swimming Champs wrap up as legends go back in time

17 April 2019

The 2019 National Swimming Championships ended with a bang when Australian Olympians spanning several decades came together for the Legends Relay, finalising a record-breaking competition with some exciting nostalgia

Sasha Zhoya - Athletics' next greatest showman

Sasha Zhoya - Athletics' next greatest showman

17 April 2019

Wonder-kid Sasha Zhoya burst onto the scene in blistering fashion recently, when the 16-year-old dominated in three disciplines at the 2019 National Track and Field Championships, but his athletic prowess is just the tip of the iceberg for the genetically gifted showman.

Fox continues unbeaten C1 run at Pyrenees Cup

Fox continues unbeaten C1 run at Pyrenees Cup

16 April 2019

Australia’s Canoe Slalom Olympians set an early mark ahead of the 2019 World Cup and Olympic qualification season with dual Olympic medallist and reigning C1 World Champion and 2018 World Cup winner Jessica Fox continuing her record-breaking unbeaten run in the women’ C1, while Rio Olympian Lucien Delfour finished second in the men’s K1 at the Pyrenees Cup in Spain over the weekend.

Cayla George's #OlympicTakeover with the Aussie Opals

Cayla George's #OlympicTakeover with the Aussie Opals

16 April 2019

George took over the @AUSOlympicTeam Instagram account on Sunday to give our followers an exclusive behind-the-scenes look in to the Opals training camp on the Gold Coast.

Weekend uncovers more medals and fourth fastest Australian woman in the 800m

Weekend uncovers more medals and fourth fastest Australian woman in the 800m

15 April 2019

The weekend saw some impressive results for your Australian Olympians, with an athletics National Champion becoming the first woman in over ten years to go sub-2 minutes in the 800m and Aussie divers finding more medals in the pool.

National and Commonwealth records broken at Australian Swimming Championships

National and Commonwealth records broken at Australian Swimming Championships

11 April 2019

Both National and Commonwealth records continued to be broken at the 2019 Australian Swimming Championships, with the competition due to wrap up on Friday 12 April.

#OlympicTakeover with Matildas goalie Lydia Williams

#OlympicTakeover with Matildas goalie Lydia Williams

10 April 2019

Rio 2016 Olympian and Matildas goalkeeper Lydia Williams took over the @AUSOlympicTeam Instagram story this week for an exclusive behind-the-scenes look into the training camp.

Gold for Waterhouse and Darmanin at Princess Sofia Trophy

Gold for Waterhouse and Darmanin at Princess Sofia Trophy

9 April 2019

SAILING: Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have claimed Gold for Australia in the Nacra 17 class at the 50th Princess Sofia Trophy Iberostar in Palma, Spain over the weekend.

Records continue to tumble at Australian Swimming Championships

Records continue to tumble at Australian Swimming Championships

9 April 2019

Adelaide’s Olympic Champion Kyle Chalmers thrilled his home crowd at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre on night two of the 2019 Australian Swimming Championships, claiming back-to-back Men’s 100m Freestyle titles and beating his Rio 2016 gold-medal-winning time.

Qualifications, world records & titles all round for Aussie Olympians

Qualifications, world records & titles all round for Aussie Olympians

8 April 2019

It was a whirlwind weekend in Aussie sport, with athletics, swimming, cycling, surfing, diving and paddle all bringing the heat.

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Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.

Did you know?

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