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

Date: 01 Aug 2016
Greg Blood-AIS Emeritus Researcher


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.

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