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Brisbane enters ‘targeted dialogue’ with IOC to host 2032 Olympics

The International Olympic Committee will enter into a “targeted dialogue” with the Brisbane bid to host the 2032 Olympic Games.

Report: 2021 Tokyo Olympics to be cancelled?

According to The Times newspaper, the Japanese Government has concluded the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games will have to be cancelled.

Huni hunting for Australia’s first Olmypic gold in boxing

Australian heavyweight boxing champion Justis Huni is aiming to become Australia’s first Olympic gold medallist in the sport.

Canberra swimmer Habibat Ogunbanwo races to Russia on the road to Tokyo 2021

Before travelling nearly 14,000km from Canberra to Kazan in Russia next month, future Olympic swimmer Habibat Ogunbanwo is enjoying laps at her local, Stromlo Leisure Centre, and spending time with her family.

Poke honoured for service to rowing

A long-time contributor to Australian rowing as an oarsman and administrator, Robin Poke AM has been recognised for his service as a Life Member of Rowing Australia (RA). For Poke, the recognition is...

Olympic champion opens local gym

Felicity Galvez, who won two gold medals at the 2008 Beijing Olympics and smashed a number of world swimming records, has opened a north Canberra fitness facility, the realisation of her five-year...