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Olympians join Premier to celebrate new school tuckshop

Olympians join Premier to celebrate new school tuckshop

18 July 2011

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.

Worldwide campaign to catch drug cheats - Coates

Worldwide campaign to catch drug cheats - Coates

9 July 2011

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.

AOC and USOC sign new Agreement

AOC and USOC sign new Agreement

6 July 2011

The AOC has strengthened ties with a long-time ally, announcing a Cooperation Agreement with the USOC

Coates tips jump in Winter Olympic success

Coates tips jump in Winter Olympic success

5 July 2011

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.

Amazing comeback by diver who was on death's door in Sydney

Amazing comeback by diver who was on death's door in Sydney

24 June 2011

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 champions share aspirations

Olympic champions share aspirations

23 June 2011

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.

Knowles teaches hockey to kids

Knowles teaches hockey to kids

23 June 2011

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.

Oarsome McKay goes back to Primary

Oarsome McKay goes back to Primary

22 June 2011

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.

Warialda celebrates Olympic week

Warialda celebrates Olympic week

21 June 2011

On Thursday Olympic silver medallist Louise Currey will visit the school to participate in the Warialda Decathlon.

Peris and Hudson inspiring Northern Territory youth

Peris and Hudson inspiring Northern Territory youth

20 June 2011

Olympic gold medallists Nova Peris and Nikki Hudson are touring the Territory to chat with secondary school students about sport and life as part of the Australian Olympic Committee’s (AOC) Talk to a Champ program.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team

Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).