The Seamen’s Union of Australia (SUA) has been honoured 30 years after they raised $50,000 to send the Australian Olympic Team to Moscow defying demands for a 1980 Games’ boycott by the Fraser Government. At its Annual General Meeting today, the AOC made a special presentation to the
Two of the key architects of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games Michael Knight and David Richmond were today honoured at the Annual General Meeting of the Australian Olympic Committee. Knight and Richmond were presented with awards by the AOC President, John Coates, which said “in grateful appreciation
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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Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).
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American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).