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2004 Pierre de Coubertin Awards

2004 Pierre de Coubertin Awards

2 February 2004

The Australian Olympic Committee in conjunction with the NSW Department of Education and Training invites you to select one student in 11 or Year 12...

2003 Olympic Forum

2003 Olympic Forum

13 October 2003

Places are now open for the Queensland Olympic Council’s inaugural Olympic Sport and Education Forum Queensland Session...

Stars shine as twilight dinner delivers for 2004 team

Stars shine as twilight dinner delivers for 2004 team

28 September 2003

1200 guests including 85 Olympians and Sporting Stars ‘Dined under the stars of the Southern Cross’ at Longreach...

Brisbane digs deep to send athletes to Athens

Brisbane digs deep to send athletes to Athens

23 September 2003

Olympic Fundraising raised in excess of $120,000 in one night for the 2004 Australian Olympic Team...

Leading Canberra businessman appointed to Olympic Council

Leading Canberra businessman appointed to Olympic Council

2 September 2003

The head of one of Canberra’s leading car dealerships has been appointed to the executive of the ACT Olympic Council...

2003 Pierre de Coubertin Award Winners Announced

2003 Pierre de Coubertin Award Winners Announced

2 July 2003

From the 305 nominations received for the 2003 Pierre de Coubertin awards, 21 representatives were selected to participate in the NSW Presentation...

2003 Pierre de Coubertin Awards announced

2003 Pierre de Coubertin Awards announced

27 June 2003

The Queensland Olympic Council presented the 2003 Pierre de Coubertin Awards recently...

Inaugural De Coubertin Service Awards presented

Inaugural De Coubertin Service Awards presented

27 June 2003

Queensland Olympic Council Education Commission Olympian Kim Cooper, presents the first inaugural De Coubertin Service Award to Marlene Mathews and John Kane...

New Home For Olympic Sculptures

New Home For Olympic Sculptures

8 May 2003

Two of the three giant metal sculptures that sat atop Sydney’s Centrepoint Tower for the 2000 Olympics are making their new home in Canberra...

Fellowship follows fires

Fellowship follows fires

28 April 2003

In the true spirit of Olympism, the ACT Olympians Club came to the assistance of fellow Club member Rob de Castella following the January 2003 Canberra fires...

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Winter Olympic Team Formal Uniform launch

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.

Did you know?

Twins John and Tom Anderson both won gold medals in different sailing events at the 1972 Munich Olympics.