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New Olympic training centre to help WA Rio hopefuls

New Olympic training centre to help WA Rio hopefuls

22 April 2015

New WAIS High Performance Service Centre to provide Olympic hopefuls with a world class training facility as they prepare for the 2016 Rio Games.

Safety and teammates first for Aussies in Rio

Safety and teammates first for Aussies in Rio

22 April 2015

With ambitious aims of a top-five finish, the AOC is warning Australia's Olympic hopefuls they'll be in Rio de Janeiro for business not pleasure next year.

AOC backs bid process by Queensland Mayors

AOC backs bid process by Queensland Mayors

10 April 2015

The AOC has agreed to support the Mayors of South-East Queensland (SEQ) with a possible bid for the 2028 Olympic Games.

Slater and Gordon join Australian Olympic Team

Slater and Gordon join Australian Olympic Team

24 March 2015

AOT: Leading Australian consumer law firm Slater and Gordon has been announced as the Official Law Firm of the Australian Olympic Team during an event in Sydney.

PM open to Brisbane 2028 Olympic bid

PM open to Brisbane 2028 Olympic bid

19 March 2015

Prime Minister Tony Abbott is open to the idea of Brisbane hosting the 2028 Olympic Games, the city's mayor says.

AOC appoints General Manager, Sport

AOC appoints General Manager, Sport

11 March 2015

The AOC today announced the appointment of Ms Jane Fernandez as General Manager, Sport.

IOC vice-president says Rio is shaping up well

IOC vice-president says Rio is shaping up well

27 February 2015

IOC vice-president, Australian John Coates, says preparations for the Rio Olympics are on track.

Harry Gordon remembered fondly

Harry Gordon remembered fondly

5 February 2015

One of Australia's most esteemed journalists, Harry Gordon, has been remembered fondly at a memorial service at the MCG

Harry Gordon laid to rest

Harry Gordon laid to rest

1 February 2015

Harry Gordon counted numerous Olympic champions among his many friends, but as a champion of the Olympics he had no peer.

Woolworths join Australian Olympic Team on Road to Rio

Woolworths join Australian Olympic Team on Road to Rio

30 January 2015

Woolworths, the fresh food people, have signed on to be the Official Supermarket of the Australian Olympic Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Gold medallist Ropati-Frost returns to Pac Games Village

2015 Pacific Games

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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.