Six-time Olympic rower, James Tomkins OAM, has been chosen to become a candidate in the next election for members of the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Athletes’ Commission.
The Queensland (QLD) Premier Anna Bligh was joined by six great QLD Olympians today at Milton State School to celebrate the opening of the school tuckshop, which was destroyed during the Brisbane floods last summer.
The President of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC), John Coates, has warned there will be a global effort to catch drug cheats before the London 2012 Games.
Australia’s chances of winning more medals at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics have received a major boost with the inclusion of ski and snowboard slopestyle events, on the program.
He looks set to compete for Team Great Britain at next year’s London Olympics but 18-year-old diver Chris Mears has Aussie blood running through his veins
Olympic gold medallists Nikki Hudson, Scott Brennan and David Crawshay will chat with secondary school students about sport and life as part of the Australian Olympic Committee’s Talk to a Champ program.
Olympic gold medallist Mark Knowles is taking his hockey stick to Glendale Primary on Thursday 23 June as part of the Australian Olympic Committee’s Olympic Day celebrations.
Two time Olympic gold medallist Mike McKay will visit St Mary’s Primary in Ascot Vale to share his passion for sport as part of the Australian Olympic Committee’s Olympic Day celebrations.
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Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games
Did you know?
American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).
Did you know?
Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.