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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.

ATHLETICS AND CANOE/KAYAK TAKE WA NUMBERS TO 28

ATHLETICS AND CANOE/KAYAK TAKE WA NUMBERS TO 28

9 July 2008

Four athletics and two canoe/kayak selections in the past 24 hours have seen the number of Western Australian athletes officially named on the 2008 Australian Olympic Team jump to 28.

DELLACQUA CONTINUES STELLAR YEAR WITH OLYMPIC BERTH

DELLACQUA CONTINUES STELLAR YEAR WITH OLYMPIC BERTH

8 July 2008

Western Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder Casey Dellacqua has continued her stellar 2008 tennis season by today being offically named on the 2008 Australian Olympic Team.

SEVEN WA ATHLETES FORM PART OF RECORD ROWING SQUAD

SEVEN WA ATHLETES FORM PART OF RECORD ROWING SQUAD

4 July 2008

Seven Western Australian athletes have this afternoon been named as members of the record rowing squad that will be representing Australia at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing.

THREE WA ATHLETES SELECTED IN THE MEN'S FOOTBALL TEAM

THREE WA ATHLETES SELECTED IN THE MEN'S FOOTBALL TEAM

3 July 2008

Three Western Australian athletes have this morning been announced in the Men's Football section of the Australian Olympic Team.

Unique honour for Australian winter sports administrator

Unique honour for Australian winter sports administrator

3 June 2008

Olympic Winter Institute of Australia Chairman Geoffrey J Henke AO has been named a life member of the International Ski Federation (FIS), recognising a lifetime of service to Australian and international winter sports.

Shooter Joins Swimmers And Sailors In Olympic Team

Shooter Joins Swimmers And Sailors In Olympic Team

13 May 2008

Shooter Robyn Van Nus has become the sixth Western Australian to be officially announced as a member of the 2008 Australian Olympic Team, after Australian International Shooting finalised the team over the weekend.

BankWest in 5 - year Olympic Sponsorship

BankWest in 5 - year Olympic Sponsorship

12 May 2008

BankWest helped boost the 100 Days to Beijing Celebrations in announcing a 5 year partnership with the Australian Olympic Committee..

WA Olympians & Aspiring 2008 Athletes Tee It Up With Perth's Media

WA Olympians & Aspiring 2008 Athletes Tee It Up With Perth's Media

15 April 2008

The Burswood Media Golf Day has been a highlight of the Perth media calendar for the past 17 years and the 2008 event was no exception. Bright sunshine greeted the guests as they arrived at Burswood Park Golf Course on Wednesday April 9, for the “Olympic themed” day of golf, fun and laughs.

Three WA Swimmers Selected For 2008 Australian Olympic Team

Three WA Swimmers Selected For 2008 Australian Olympic Team

31 March 2008

Swimmers Eamon Sullivan, Travis Nederpelt and Sally Foster have joined fellow Western Australians, sailors Elise Rechichi and Tessa Parkinson on the 2008 Australian Olympic Team after their selection was officially announced by the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) on Saturday night.

James Stanton-French | Journey to Rio

Australian Olympic Flag Bearers

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).