Australian Team at the 2016 Rio Olympics – Who are they?



Australian Team at the 2016 Rio Olympics – Who are they?

01/08/2016
Presenter: Greg Blood, AIS Emeritus Researcher

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Synopsis

This talk looked into the makeup of the Australian Team participating at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Areas examined included: age distribution, Olympic experience, rural/regional versus city development, overseas athletes,  family heritage  university and secondary education. This insight into the backgrounds of Australian Olympians at Rio may highlight factors that contribute to their selection.