VALE: We are deeply saddened to learn of the sudden death of our friend and colleague Rod Allen.
The Olympic family is saddened by the passing of 1952 Olympian Ernest Chapman at the age of 86.
In a small Victorian country town, just north of the Grampians, fifty primary school students are eagerly waiting to chat with the two-time Olympic triathlete Courtney Atkinson.
AOC: The President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates, fully supports the new governance standards announced today by Australian Sports Commission (ASC) Chair John Wylie.
AOC: Olympic sports, the AOC and AIS need to address “culture and Team values” as they prepare athletes for the 2016 Games in Rio.
DOPING: Proposed changes to increase the investigative powers of ASADA will be debated in the Federal Parliament today.
DOPING: National Olympic boss John Coates says publicity surrounding the Australian Crime Commission (ACC) report into doping and potential crime links has clouded the worldwide reputation of Australia sport.
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.