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Sepp Blatter stands down from IOC

Sepp Blatter stands down from IOC

3 August 2015

The FIFA President, Sepp Blatter, is standing down from the International Olympic Committee.

South Sudan new member of the IOC

South Sudan new member of the IOC

3 August 2015

The IOC now has 206 members after granting full recognition to South Sudan.

Inbee-lievable Park lands career slam

Inbee-lievable Park lands career slam

3 August 2015

The final round of the British Women’s Open might not have gone to Minjee Lee’s script, but she had front-row tickets to history overnight.

Australia outclass South Africa to move through to quarters

Australia outclass South Africa to move through to quarters

3 August 2015

Australia has cruised into the last eight in the men’s water polo tournament at the FINA World Championships with a victory over South Africa in their quarterfinal qualifier.

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Inbee-lievable Park lands career slam

Inbee-lievable Park lands career slam

3 August 2015

The final round of the British Women’s Open might not have gone to Minjee Lee’s script, but she had front-row tickets to history overnight.

Australia outclass South Africa to move through to quarters

Australia outclass South Africa to move through to quarters

3 August 2015

Australia has cruised into the last eight in the men’s water polo tournament at the FINA World Championships with a victory over South Africa in their quarterfinal qualifier.

Winter News All Winter News Articles

Almaty lost but is the talk of the town

Almaty lost but is the talk of the town

1 August 2015

Beijing has won the right to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games but it is the closeness of the vote that has everyone talking at the 128 IOC Session.

China wins historic vote to host 2022 Olympics

China wins historic vote to host 2022 Olympics

31 July 2015

Beijing will be the only city to host the summer and winter Olympic Games after being awarded the 2022 Winter Games by the IOC.

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AOC participates in 30 Year Anniversary Uluru relay run

AOC participates in 30 Year Anniversary Uluru relay run

18 July 2015

The nation’s most iconic natural landmark played host to a historic Australian-first relay run to celebrate the 30 year Anniversary of the handing back of Uluru to its traditional owners.

Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

Australian Olympians participate in Deadly Fun Run Championships

18 July 2015

Over 100 Indigenous runners participated in the 2015 Indigenous Marathon Project's Deadly Fun Run Championships in Uluru this morning to celebrate the 30 year anniversary of the handing back of world famous landmark to its traditional owners.

Youth News All Youth News Articles

Embrace digital or lose youth audience

Embrace digital or lose youth audience

2 August 2015

Marketing guru Sir Martin Sorrell has warned the International Olympic Committee that it must embrace new technology.

Weekend wrap - Monday 13 July

Weekend wrap - Monday 13 July

13 July 2015

Plenty of Aussies have been in fine form around the globe in what was a busy, yet successful weekend of sport!

IOC News All IOC News Articles

Sepp Blatter stands down from IOC

Sepp Blatter stands down from IOC

3 August 2015

The FIFA President, Sepp Blatter, is standing down from the International Olympic Committee.

South Sudan new member of the IOC

South Sudan new member of the IOC

3 August 2015

The IOC now has 206 members after granting full recognition to South Sudan.

Emma Moffatt's Road to Rio

Rio Olympic Village

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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.