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Equestrian wrap: A bronze tops off Rio campaign 30 August 2016 (AEDT)

With a bronze in their bags Australia’s eventing team leaves Rio eager to begin their campaign for gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

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Day 6 review 12 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia continues to sit in fourth on the medal tally after finishing with two silver and one bronze on Day 6.

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Dressage team finish ninth 12 August 2016 (AEDT)

Competition has drawn to a close for Australia’s four-member dressage team after it placed ninth in the teams event and did not qualify for the Grand Prix Special.

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Dressage riders set records 11 August 2016 (AEDT)

Mary Hanna and Sue Hearn broke age records and produced personal best performances on the first day of dressage competition

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Hearn’s Olympic debut 60 years in the making 11 August 2016 (AEDT)

Dressage rider Sue Hearn has made her Olympic debut at age 60, becoming the second oldest Australian to do so after sailor Harold Brooke competed for Australia at age 61 at the Rome 1960 Olympic Games.

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Day 5 preview - Aussies aim for more gold 10 August 2016 (AEDT)

Another exciting day of competition beckons with a number of medal prospects in competition. Our team sports have important matches and a highlight will be Australia vs USA in the men’s basketball.

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Aussie eventers in second position 7 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia is in second position in the eventing team competition after strong performances from Chris Burton and Sam Griffiths.

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Age no barrier for our Rio Olympians 6 August 2016

One of our youngest and oldest Rio Olympians - Aislin Jones (Shooting) and Mary Hanna (Equestrian) respectively - met one another at Ipanema Beach ahead of the start of the Games.

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The Olympics will be spread across four distinct clusters. See where all venues and tourist attractions are.

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Plan ahead for key Aussie events at Rio Games 1 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australian athletes have been training for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games for years. This week the dream becomes reality, the countdown ends and the competition begins.

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Where are your Aussie athletes as final preparations continue 27 July 2016 (AEDT)

With less than 10 days until the Opening Ceremony in Rio the Australian athletes have started arriving from all around the world. Some are competing, at training camps or just touching down.

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More women than men in historic summer Olympic Team 27 July 2016 (AEDT)

For the first time at a Summer Olympic Games Australia will be represented by more women than men.

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Facts and Figures on 2016 Australian Olympic Team 24 July 2016 (AEDT)

Check out all the facts and figures of the Australian Olympic Team for Rio 2016.

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Layne withdraws to give Hearn Olympic debut at 60 24 July 2016 (AEDT)

Kelly Layne's Olympic campaign is sadly over with her horse unable to be fit for the Games. She will be replaced by 60-year-old Sue Hearn.

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Hanna ready to Boogie as Australia’s oldest competing Olympian 1 July 2016 (AEDT)

Dressage rider Mary Hanna will become Australia’s oldest competing Olympian and just the third Australian woman to compete at five Games

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Rio in sight for Kristy Oatley and Du Soleil 25 June 2016 (AEDT)

The nomination series for Rio Dressage hopefuls has come to a close overnight with Kristy Oatley riding Du Soleil to seventh place in the Grand Prix of the Rotterdam CDI3*.

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Equestrian Olympians celebrate Olympic Day 24 June 2016

Olympians Stuart Tinney (2000, 2004) and Shane Rose (2008) met and inspired young rider at the NSW Interschools Championships to celebrate International Olympic Day

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Portuguese phrases

We have prepared a list of handy Portuguese phrases you may hear either in the stands, on the television or see on social media!

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Weekend Watch - June 24 23 June 2016 (AEDT)

Australia’s best athletes are in action around the world this weekend as we enter the final stretch before Rio 2016.

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Final nomination event looms for Dressage hopefuls 23 June 2016 (AEDT)

Rotterdam CDIO will host the second of two nomination events with the fate of Australia’s Rio Dressage hopefuls to be determined.

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Australia comes together to celebrate Olympic Day 23 June 2016 (AEDT)

Australian Olympians have come out in force to celebrate Olympic Day in 2016, visiting schools around the country and posting about their Olympic journeys.

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Equestrian Olympians celebrate Olympic Day at NSW Interschools Championships 23 June 2016 (AEDT)

Young Equestrians celebrate Olympic Day at NSW Interschools Championships with Shane Rose and Stuart Tinney.

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