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IOC honour for Sydney school

IOC honour for Sydney school

27 October 2008

Westfields Sports High School in Sydney was formally awarded the 2008 International Olympic Committee (IOC) Sport and Youth Trophy today.The Sport and Youth Trophy is aimed at rewarding organisations that have promoted or developed sporting or educational programs linked to Olympism aimed at young people.

Beijing heroes honoured among our finest ever

Beijing heroes honoured among our finest ever

26 October 2008

Stephanie Rice, Emma Snowsill and Steve Hooker are among champions from the Beijing Olympic Games who have been included in a list of 100 great all-time Australian Olympians

Tomkins to lead Athletes’ Commission

Tomkins to lead Athletes’ Commission

3 October 2008

Eight summer Olympians will be formally inducted as members of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) Athletes’ Commission today in Sydney.

Happy homecoming celebrations

Happy homecoming celebrations

28 August 2008

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has announced details of the nationwide, eight city Welcome Home Celebrations to pay tribute to the 2008 Australian Olympic Team.

LIDDELOW DRAFTED INTO HOCKEYROOS SQUAD

LIDDELOW DRAFTED INTO HOCKEYROOS SQUAD

6 August 2008

Western Australia's Olympic contingent has swelled to 49 membersafter women's hockey reserve Shelley Liddelow was drafted into the Hockeyroos squad following the hamstring injury to Fiona Johnson, suffered in Australia's 2-2 warm up draw with World number 2, Argentina.

Upholding the Olympic Spirit:

Upholding the Olympic Spirit:

5 August 2008

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) today thanked all those involved in delivering what promises to be the best ever coverage of the Olympic Games.

BEIJING BOUND LUNCHEON: WA'S FAREWELL TO THE 2008 AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC TEAM

BEIJING BOUND LUNCHEON: WA'S FAREWELL TO THE 2008 AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC TEAM

24 July 2008

On Thursday 17th July 2008, the Bellevue Ballroom at the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre came alive, as the WA Olympic Council hosted the largest and most prestigious Olympic function ever held in Western Australia.

CYCLING AND EQUESTRIAN TAKE FINAL WA TOTAL TO 48 FOR BEIJING

CYCLING AND EQUESTRIAN TAKE FINAL WA TOTAL TO 48 FOR BEIJING

14 July 2008

The Australian Olympic Committee's announcement today of the Cycling and Equestrian Sections of the 2008 Australian Olympic Team has seen Western Australia's representation reach a final total of 48 athletes out of the total team size of approximately 434.

WATER POLO AND BASKETBALL MEN ADD FOUR TO BEIJING SELECTIONS

WATER POLO AND BASKETBALL MEN ADD FOUR TO BEIJING SELECTIONS

11 July 2008

Western Australia has continued its impressive contribution to Australia's men's water polo Olympic history by securing three players in the 2008 Australian Olympic Team while Shawn Redhage has also been selected for men's basketball.

THREE WA BOYS TO CHASE BACK TO BACK HOCKEY GOLD

THREE WA BOYS TO CHASE BACK TO BACK HOCKEY GOLD

10 July 2008

Three Western Australian men's hockey players will head to Beijing in August aiming to repeat the Kookaburra's Athens gold medal performance after they were named in the 2008 Australian Olympic Team today.

Triathlon selection announcement

2016 Triathlon Team announced

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.