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Olympians unleashed to inspire students in NSW schools

Olympians unleashed to inspire students in NSW schools

8 February 2019

Olympic athletes will deliver crucial lessons for high school students across NSW in a new program launched today.

Olympians flying through Sydney Harbour at SailGP

Olympians flying through Sydney Harbour at SailGP

7 February 2019

Imagine soaring one metre above the waters of Sydney Harbour in a F50 catamaran at 50knots (100km/hour), where 100cm of fly height is all that’s between you practically flying or coming crashing down.

Grand slam finish to the Summer Slam from the Fury

Grand slam finish to the Summer Slam from the Fury

7 February 2019

Softball Australia's brand new competition, Fully Loaded Softball - The Summerslam kicked off this week, with the Fury taking home the inaugural title on Wednesday night.

Hockeyroos end 9-year drought at FIH Pro League debut

Hockeyroos end 9-year drought at FIH Pro League debut

5 February 2019

The Hockeyroos took down world number one, the Netherlands at the opener of the FIH Pro League on the weekend in Melbourne, their first win against the Dutch side since 2009.

Aussies go down to NZ in Sydney 7's double

Aussies go down to NZ in Sydney 7's double

4 February 2019

Both the men's and women's Aussie 7's have been humbled by New Zealand at home, with the Kiwi men now having won two Sydney titles in four years, and the NZ women claiming their maiden title on Australian soil and their sixth straight World Series title.

Aussies take gold and bronze at first World Cup of 2019

Aussies take gold and bronze at first World Cup of 2019

4 February 2019

Nacra 17 Olympic silver medallists Jason Waterhouse and Lisa Darmanin have successfully defended their Miami World Cup Series title, with an emphatic win in the medal race this morning.

Australia's best baseballers fighting for national title

Australia's best baseballers fighting for national title

1 February 2019

BASEBALL: With baseball returning to the Olympic programme for the first time in 12 years at Tokyo 2020, the Australian Baseball League (ABL) Championship Series is providing the ideal field to showcase the nation’s top talent.

Kayhan Ozcicek-Takagi wins Australia’s first male Judo Grand Prix Medal

Kayhan Ozcicek-Takagi wins Australia’s first male Judo Grand Prix Medal

1 February 2019

Australian athlete Kayhan Ozcicek-Takagi has claimed Australia’s first ever male medal on the International Judo Federation’s Grand Prix circuit, by winning bronze at the Tel Aviv Grand Prix.

Tahli chasing Moore after dream debut

Tahli chasing Moore after dream debut

1 February 2019

Tahli Moore has capped off a dream Aussie Spirit debut, scoring the winning run in an eight inning thriller over New Zealand in the 2019 Asia Pacific Cup.

Australian Team for 2019 UCI Track World Championships named

Australian Team for 2019 UCI Track World Championships named

31 January 2019

Cycling Australia is pleased to announce a 17-rider team for the 2019 UCI Track World Championships to be held in Poland from 27 February to 3 March.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.

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.