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Australian Team announced for 2019 ISA World Surfing Games

Australian Team announced for 2019 ISA World Surfing Games

12 June 2019

Six World Surf League (WSL) Aussie superstars will represent the nation at this year’s International Surfing Association (ISA) World Surfing Games in what is the strongest Aussie team ever assembled for the event.

Weekend wrap: Maiden titles for Barty and Birtwhistle, Divers announced for World Champs

Weekend wrap: Maiden titles for Barty and Birtwhistle, Divers announced for World Champs

11 June 2019

Aussie athletes have been taking on the world and each other across a long weekend packed with international events and national championships.

Dolphins putting the world on notice at World Champs selection trials

Dolphins putting the world on notice at World Champs selection trials

11 June 2019

Australia’s best swimmers are not only racing their compatriots, but also the international clock as they chase World Championship qualifying times at this weeks’ selection trials in Brisbane.

Belcher and Ryan claim 10th World Cup gold medal

Belcher and Ryan claim 10th World Cup gold medal

11 June 2019

Hempel World Cup Series champions were crowned over the weekend and the 470 Men’s pair of Mat Belcher and Will Ryan were among the victors, securing their tenth World Cup gold medal and their third win at Marseille.

Second quarter blitz secures win for Hockeyroos over Great Britain

Second quarter blitz secures win for Hockeyroos over Great Britain

11 June 2019

The Hockeyroos have maintained their third place ranking in the FIH Pro League after a dominant 4-2 victory over Great Britain on the weekend, while the Kookaburras were narrowly defeated in a 4-3 shootout.

Birtwhistle wins maiden World Triathlon Series title in Leeds

Birtwhistle wins maiden World Triathlon Series title in Leeds

11 June 2019

Despite a strong chase from eventual runner-up Matthew McElroy (USA) and 3rd placed Javier Gomez Noya (ESP) over the last two kilometres, Birtwhistle’s break proved too much to close, leaving the Tasmanian to sprint home and secure that elusive WTS title.

AOC Congratulates Olympians in Queen's Birthday Honours

AOC Congratulates Olympians in Queen's Birthday Honours

10 June 2019

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has congratulated Olympians Luc Longley, David Nilsson and Alisa Camplin-Warner who were recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours announced today...

Australian Olympic family joins the #BartyParty

Australian Olympic family joins the #BartyParty

9 June 2019

The Barty fever is particularly high among the Australian Olympic family, with Aussie Olympians and National Sporting Federations supporting Australia’s 17th female Grand Slam champion.

Barty reaches first Grand Slam singles final

Barty reaches first Grand Slam singles final

8 June 2019

Ash Barty is through to her first Grand Slam singles final after a thrilling win over American teenager Amanda Anisimova at the French Open.

Australian Team announced for Pacific Games as countdown hits one month to go

Australian Team announced for Pacific Games as countdown hits one month to go

7 June 2019

Forty-two athletes have today been announced on the Australia Team for the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games, running 7-20 July, 2019.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.