AOC President John Coates has praised Federal Sports Minister, Kate Ellis, for obtaining an extra $195m in this week’s budget when other minsters were getting a spending “haircut".
The Australian Olympic Committee regrets to announce the passing of Noel Hall OAM.Noel was born in November 1913 and at the time of his death (at 96-years-old) was Australia's oldest Olympian.
President of the Australian Olympic Committee, John Coates, today paid tribute to one of “Australia’s finest Olympians”, the late Lionel Cox. Lionel passed away in a Sydney hospital last night after a battle with pneumonia. He was 80.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and the Japanese Olympic Committee (JOC) have signed an historic partnership during the Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver.
Hamilton Laboratories today announced it has become an Official Supplier of the Australian Olympic Teams for Vancouver 2010 and London 2012. This confirms a commitment to supporting the Australian Olympic Team that commenced in 1984.
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Did you know?
There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.