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Aussie Rio Olympians return to Brazil for Canoe Slalom Worlds

Aussie Rio Olympians return to Brazil for Canoe Slalom Worlds

25 September 2018

Five-time world champion and Olympic silver medallist Jessica Fox will return to Rio this week as part of a nine-strong Australian team to compete in the 2018 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships.

Cambage leads Aussie Opals in successful World Cup start

Cambage leads Aussie Opals in successful World Cup start

24 September 2018

The Australian Opals have made it two victories in a row at the 2018 FIBA Women's World Cup, winning against Nigeria 86-68 before controlling their contest against Argentina, 84-43.

Australia secure 2020 Jumping quota, Exell wins Driving World crown

Australia secure 2020 Jumping quota, Exell wins Driving World crown

24 September 2018

The Australian Jumping Team secured the nation a Tokyo 2020 Olympic quota on Saturday after finishing sixth in the team competition at the FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG) in Tryon, while Boyd Exell won the overall Driving World Games title on Sunday.

Fitzgibbons wins gold and Team Aus secure silver at World Surfing Games

Fitzgibbons wins gold and Team Aus secure silver at World Surfing Games

24 September 2018

Team Australia has finished on a high after team captain Sally Fitzgibbons claimed the gold medal in the women’s division today at the ISA World Surfing Games at Long Beach, Tahara.

Aussie Team selected for UCI Cycling Worlds Championships

Aussie Team selected for UCI Cycling Worlds Championships

21 September 2018

Cycling Australia was pleased to announce the BMX Freestyle selections for the Australian team which will contest the 2018 UCI Urban Cycling World Championships in China in November, before BMX Freestyle Park makes its Olympic debut at Tokyo 2020.

Australian Eventing Team qualifies for Tokyo 2020

Australian Eventing Team qualifies for Tokyo 2020

18 September 2018

The Australian Eventing Team have finished in 6th position at the FEI World Equestrian Games in Tyron and qualified for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Hockeyroos go down to Japan in Four Nations Final

Hockeyroos go down to Japan in Four Nations Final

17 September 2018

After winning all three group games, the Hockeyroos have suffered defeat in the Four Nations Final going down 2-1 to hosts, Japan, who came from behind in Ibaraki on Sunday afternoon.

Gentle wins Grand Final gold & Birtwhistle secures overall series bronze

Gentle wins Grand Final gold & Birtwhistle secures overall series bronze

17 September 2018

Ashleigh Gentle threw caution to the wind and the waves to win her first ever sprint finish in front of a “Thunderstruck” home crowd in the World Triathlon Series Grand Final on the Gold Coast on Saturday.

Sailing gold at Olympic Test Event for Rio silver medallists

Sailing gold at Olympic Test Event for Rio silver medallists

17 September 2018

Nacra 17 duo Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have reaffirmed their commitment to “working their little hearts out” in the lead-up to the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games after claiming a stirring gold medal at the Olympic Test Event at Enoshima in Japan.

Back-to-back World Champs and medals galore for Aussie rowers

Back-to-back World Champs and medals galore for Aussie rowers

17 September 2018

In a dominant performance at the World Rowing Championships, Australia secured two back-to-back World Championship titles, along with four silver and one bronze medal.

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?

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