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AOC and ASICS team up for the journey to Tokyo

AOC and ASICS team up for the journey to Tokyo

28 April 2018

Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates AC has announced today that ASICS will be the official Team competition and sportwear apparel partner for future Olympic Teams up until the Tokyo 2020 Summer Games.

AOC Annual General Meeting - Orders of Merit to Australian Sporting Greats

AOC Annual General Meeting - Orders of Merit to Australian Sporting Greats

28 April 2018

The Australian Olympic Committee has awarded a posthumous Order of Merit to the late Peter Norman whose Australian record for the 200 metre sprint still stands 50 years after he set the mark.

Australia takes third at Kitakyushu Sevens

Australia takes third at Kitakyushu Sevens

23 April 2018

The Qantas Australian Women's Sevens side have defeated Spain 19-5 to claim bronze at the HSBC Kitakyushu Sevens and maintain their lead on the World Series ladder.

GC2018 great step towards Tokyo 2020

GC2018 great step towards Tokyo 2020

16 April 2018

After 11 days of hot competition, the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games came to an end last night and the future of Australian Olympic sport is looking bright.

Sailing Olympian recruited for key coaching role

Sailing Olympian recruited for key coaching role

12 April 2018

Olympic representative Carrie Smith has been appointed as Head of State Coaching in Victoria, Australian Sailing Performance Director Iain Murray announced last night.

Rose wins 2018 Australian Eventing Championship title

Rose wins 2018 Australian Eventing Championship title

11 April 2018

Rio Olympic bronze medallist Shane Rose proved he is well on target for this September’s FEI World Equestrian Games in Tryon, USA, after a dominant display at the Australian Eventing Championships at Equestriad last weekend.

Dellacqua retires from professional tennis

Dellacqua retires from professional tennis

11 April 2018

Casey Dellacqua has brought down the curtain on a glittering 16-year pro career that featured a top-30 singles ranking, seven WTA doubles titles, two Olympic Games and Grand Slam success.

Aussies dominating GC2018

Aussies dominating GC2018

9 April 2018

While there have been an immense number of achievements so far, here are a select few featuring our Olympic athletes.

Australian Sailing Team claims major wins to start European season

Australian Sailing Team claims major wins to start European season

9 April 2018

The Australian Sailing Team was celebrating significant victories at the end of the Palma regatta, which drew more than 1200 sailors from 62 countries sailing in 870 boats.

Farewell for Fanning and fourth World Title for Gilmore at Bells Beach

Farewell for Fanning and fourth World Title for Gilmore at Bells Beach

6 April 2018

It was a landmark day for Australian surfing, with Stephanie Gilmore claiming the women's No.1 ranking after beating Hawaiian Tatiana Weston-Webb, while surfing legend Mick Fanning finishes second in his final competition at Bells Beach.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Peter Norman posthumously awarded Olympic Order of Merit

Did you know?

Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.