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AOC welcomes National Sports Plan

AOC welcomes National Sports Plan

22 May 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has welcomed the Federal Government’s National Sports Plan.

Uniroos Team to benefit from Olympic experience

Uniroos Team to benefit from Olympic experience

18 May 2017

The Australian Summer Universiade team has previously seen the likes of Catherine Skinner, Annabelle Smith and Dane Bird-Smith don the green and gold for their nation and university, prior to becoming Rio 2016 Olympic medallists.

Allan Lawrence 1930 - 2017

Allan Lawrence 1930 - 2017

16 May 2017

Sad news today with the passing of Australia’s dual Olympian Allan Lawrence.

AOC President John Coates reacts to federal budget

AOC President John Coates reacts to federal budget

9 May 2017

In reaction to the sports funding of the Federal Budget handed down tonight AOC President, John Coates, made the following comments.

Mike Coleman awarded Harry Gordon Memorial Award

Mike Coleman awarded Harry Gordon Memorial Award

6 May 2017

Courier Mail journalist Mike Colman has been awarded the inaugural Harry Gordon Memorial Award for Olympic Journalism at the 2017 Australian Olympic Committee AGM.

John Coates re-elected AOC President

John Coates re-elected AOC President

6 May 2017

John Coates has been re-elected President of the Australian Olympic Committee following a vote at this morning’s AGM.

AOC Athletes’ Commission Voting Process for the AOC Elections

AOC Athletes’ Commission Voting Process for the AOC Elections

28 April 2017

The AOC elections will take place on 6 May 2017 at the Annual General Meeting. The AOC Athletes Commission will cast two votes.

Statement by the AOC Executive

Statement by the AOC Executive

26 April 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) Executive met this evening to discuss a complaint made by Ms Fiona de Jong regarding the alleged conduct of Mr Mike Tancred.

Remembering Australian Olympians enlisted in World War I

Remembering Australian Olympians enlisted in World War I

25 April 2017

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

first < previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next > last

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.

Did you know?

Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.