AOC: On the centenary of the ANZAC landing at Gallipoli, the Australian Olympic Committee has compiled the following list of Olympians who enlisted in WW I to recognise their service to the country
New Australian Olympic Committee CEO Matt Carroll says stronger relationships with sporting bodies can help combat talent drains to emerging codes.
Australia debuted at the Asian Winter Games in Sapporo, Japan this week and, according to AOC President John Coates, it is just the beginning of Australia’s increasing involvement in Asia.
This month, Australia’s oldest living Olympian, Frank Prihoda, made his Olympic debut at the 1956 winter Games in Italy.
Tokyo 2020 concluded today its first National Olympic Committee (NOC) Open Days event, hosting delegations from 13 NOCs. Their visit was aimed at reviewing and showcasing the progress made in preparations for the Games and ensuring the best possible conditions are made available for the athletes during the Tokyo 2020 Games.
One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018
Aussie Olympians go surfing at Winter Olympic Games
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Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.
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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.