AOC: With the start of the new Olympic cycle underway, the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has today officially opened its new office in Sydney’s Circular Quay.
AOC: His Excellency Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, President of the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC), has been awarded an Olympic Merit from the Australian Olympic Committee.
DOPING: Australia's Olympic chief John Coates has labelled World Anti-Doping Authority (WADA) prescribed testing as ineffective and is pushing to shift the burden of proof onto athletes if they refuse to cooperate with doping investigations.
DOPING: Australia's Olympic boss will push for athletes to face jail for refusing to cooperate with doping investigations when he fronts a federal government committee on Friday.
Swimming legend Dawn Fraser has been voted Australia's greatest ever female athlete at an awards ceremony in Canberra.
Statement by AOC Secretary-General Craig Phillips: During today’s media conference, members of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team admitted to using Stilnox.
AOC President John Coates made the following statement on the Bluestone Review into the Culture and Leadership of Swimming Australia.
Australian athletes competing at the upcoming 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, will be the first to sign statutory declarations saying they have no history of doping in sport.
I congratulate the Australian Crime Commission and the Federal Government for the stance they have taken because as far as cheating in sport goes the “gloves are now off”, we now have the powers to properly investigate doping and match fixing.
Australia is set to build on its recent Winter Olympic success, as the one year countdown to the Sochi 2014 Games is celebrated.