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Coates pays tribute to Games' high achiever

Coates pays tribute to Games' high achiever

9 December 2015

The Olympic Movement in Australia, and abroad, is mourning the loss of Bob Leece who played a key role in the success of the Sydney Olympic Games in 2000.

News Corp back on board as Olympic sponsor

News Corp back on board as Olympic sponsor

27 November 2015

News Corp Australia sign as an Australian Olympic Team Partner through until 2020.

Brisbane's biggest corporate event to fund Olympic Team

Brisbane's biggest corporate event to fund Olympic Team

12 November 2015

Plans are underway for Brisbane’s biggest corporate event to raise funds for our Olympic Athletes.

Peter Norman not shunned by AOC

Peter Norman not shunned by AOC

6 November 2015

Peter Norman’s performance at the Mexico 1968 Olympic Games to win silver in the 200m and then support the black salute from American gold and bronze medallists, Tommie Smith and John Carlos, will forever give him a place in Olympic folklore.

Olympian Natalie Cook appointed to World Olympians Association Board

Olympian Natalie Cook appointed to World Olympians Association Board

28 October 2015

Five-time Australian Olympian Natalie Cook has been appointed to the World Olympians Association Board as a representative of the Oceania Region.

Pearson draws motivation at I Support Women In Sport awards

Pearson draws motivation at I Support Women In Sport awards

28 October 2015

Sally Pearson said she has drawn motivation from a host of other female sporting stars at the Australian Health I Support Women In Sports awards.

Rowing Australia renames Training Centre in honour of Reinhold Batschi

Rowing Australia renames Training Centre in honour of Reinhold Batschi

23 October 2015

Rowing Australia has officially renamed its National Training Centre in Canberra after former Olympic rowing coach Reinhold Batschi OAM.

Helen Brownlee inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Helen Brownlee inducted into Sport Australia Hall of Fame

22 October 2015

Australia Olympic Committee Vice-President Helen Brownlee OAM has been inducted as a General Member of the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.

Carracher joins AOC Executive

Carracher joins AOC Executive

21 October 2015

The President of Volleyball Australia and leading businessman, Craig Carracher, has been appointed to the Executive of the Australian Olympic Committee.

Helen Brownlee to join Sport Australia Hall of Fame

Helen Brownlee to join Sport Australia Hall of Fame

14 October 2015

Australian Olympic Committee Vice President Helen Brownlee OAM will be inducted into the Sport Australia Hall of Fame.

Aussies fall to Brazil in pre-Rio hit out

Inside the Rio Athletes' Village and the Edge

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.