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Rio Olympian Dean has his day

Rio Olympian Dean has his day

14 May 2018

Resilient Rio Olympian Anthony Dean wins bronze at the sixth round of the 2018 BMX Supercross World Cup

Golden Esposito creates more Australian history

Golden Esposito creates more Australian history

9 May 2018

She made history when she sprinted to gold in front of a screaming crowd at Rio 2016, and now Chloe Esposito has etched her name in the record books once again.

Where in the world are our Olympians?

Where in the world are our Olympians?

7 May 2018

Our Australian athletes are currently all over the globe training and competing. Here's a selection of photos to recap on the performances and whereabouts of some of our Aussie Olympians last week.

Sakakibara wins bronze at round four of World Cup series

Sakakibara wins bronze at round four of World Cup series

7 May 2018

A photo finish has resulted in rising star Saya Sakakibara standing third on the podium at the fourth round of the UCI BMX Supercross World Cup Series in Papendal, the Netherlands.

Hockeyroos team confirmed for Tri Nations series

Hockeyroos team confirmed for Tri Nations series

4 May 2018

Hockey Australia today announces the Hockeyroos 18-member team for this month’s Tri Nations series against New Zealand and Japan in Cromwell, New Zealand.

Thornton's top tips for Youth Olympics

Thornton's top tips for Youth Olympics

1 May 2018

With only 158 days until the 2018 Youth Olympic Games kick off in sunny Buenos Aires, Australia’s best junior athletes are gearing up to have their first taste of the Olympic glory.

Aussies finish second in Singapore

Aussies finish second in Singapore

30 April 2018

Australia's men finished second in Singapore, but it took until after the full-time siren for the title to be secured.

The life of Peter Norman

The life of Peter Norman

28 April 2018

Peter Norman’s place in Australian Olympic history is a unique intersection of record-breaking athletic achievement and ground-breaking global events which famously played out on the Olympic stage.

AOC and ASICS team up for the journey to Tokyo

AOC and ASICS team up for the journey to Tokyo

28 April 2018

Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates AC has announced today that ASICS will be the official Team competition and sportwear apparel partner for future Olympic Teams up until the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games.

AOC Annual General Meeting - Orders of Merit to Australian Sporting Greats

AOC Annual General Meeting - Orders of Merit to Australian Sporting Greats

28 April 2018

The Australian Olympic Committee has awarded a posthumous Order of Merit to the late Peter Norman whose Australian record for the 200 metre sprint still stands 50 years after he set the mark.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.

Did you know?

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