Sailing Gold and Silver - Day 11 review 17 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia picked up two more medals on day 11 with a gold and a silver in sailing but suffered heartbreak in the women’s basketball.

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When winning is not life or death 17 August 2016 (AEDT)

“This is a chapter of your life, but not life or death,” said John Bertrand, AO, president of Swimming Australia, America’s Cup legendary victor and Olympian, to the 2016 Rio swim team

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Poort’s plan to rock Rio almost pays off in brave open water swim 17 August 2016 (AEDT)

Poort's plan to steal the show was foiled in last laps of open water marathon

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"I just hope they're as cooked as I am!" 17 August 2016

Resident larrikin in the swim team Jarrod Poort, swum way out in front of the pack in the 10km open water swim on Copacabana beach, only to be mowed down with about 800 metres to go.

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Day 10 Review 16 August 2016 (AEDT)

Day 10 saw a number of great individual performances for our Aussie athletes with personal best times on the athletics track and a fantastic 15th place finish in the women's 10km water swim for 17-year-old Olympic debutant Chelsea Lea Gubecka.

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Brave swim by youngster Gubecka 16 August 2016

17 year old Chelsea Lea Gubecka fought bravely to finish 15th in the women's Olympic marathon swim. The youngest competitor in the 26-strong field made her debut in the event at Copacabana beach and promises to be back for more.

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Swimming wrap: Foundations built for bright future 16 August 2016 (AEDT)

The Australian swim team has wrapped up their 2016 Olympic campaign with a total of 10 medals including three gold.

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Chelsea’s brave 15th in marathon swim debut at Copa 16 August 2016 (AEDT)

Chelsea Gubecka 15th in the rough and tumble 10km open water race at Copacabana today.

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Mack Horton takes us inside the swim team. 16 August 2016

Mack Horton and girlfriend Ella Walter, take us inside the inner sanctum of the swim team's post-meet function at the Edge.

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Swimming medallists react to rollercoaster week. 16 August 2016

All the individual medallists of the Australian swim team spoke to the media about how they were able to handle the pressure of an olympic games. Kyle Chalmers, Emma McKeon, Mack Horton, Maddie Groves, Mitch Larkin and coach Jacco Verhaeren.

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Open water swimmers making waves 15 August 2016

Our open water swim team of Chelsea Lea Gubecka (day 10) and Jarrod Poort (day 11) kick off their campaign off the beaches of Rio with high hopes for strong performances.

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Poort primed for open water swim 15 August 2016 (AEDT)

The sun, sand and waves of Copacabana Beach have Australian open water swimmer Jarrod Poort feeling right at home.

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Bronzed Aussies: the men's 4x100m medley relay team. 14 August 2016

Mitch Larkin, Jake Packard, David Morgan and Kyle Chalmers re-live the super effort it took to claim bronze in the men's 4x100m medley relay.

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Week One wrap up 14 August 2016

All the reaction from our medal wins in week one of the Rio Games.

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Medley medals top off Rio swimming campaign 14 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia has won two medals in the 4x100m medley, with the women claiming silver and the men bronze.

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Campbells and Horton just outside of medals 14 August 2016 (AEDT)

Australia has fallen short of the podium in the last of the individual events at the Rio Aquatic Arena with the Campbell sisters just behind the place-getters in the 50m freestyle and 400m gold medallist Mack Horton finishing fifth in the 1500m freestyle.

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Three medals and PBs on Day 7 in Rio 13 August 2016 (AEDT)

It was another huge day in Rio with three medals won by Australia.

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Day 8 preview – Super Saturday 13 August 2016 (AEDT)

On Super Saturday Australia has medal hopes on the water, in the velodrome, in the pool and on the track.

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WR 800m free final "best experience" 13 August 2016 (AEDT)

Distance freestyler Jessica Ashwood has finished fifth in a world record-breaking 800m freestyle final that saw the USA’s Katie Ledecky clock an inspiring time of 8:04.79 at the Rio Aquatic Centre.

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Hocking has high hopes for final 13 August 2016 (AEDT)

The women’s 200m backstroke final tonight could signal the return of Belinda Hocking.

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