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VALE Pat Geraghty

VALE Pat Geraghty

23 March 2016

The Australian Olympic Committee is saddened to learn of the passing of Pat Geraghty.

Tallent should learn fate of London Olympic gold medal

Tallent should learn fate of London Olympic gold medal

22 March 2016

Australian race walker Jared Tallent could learn this week if his silver medal at the London Olympic Games will be elevated to gold.

Brockhoff and Pullin both win World Cup Gold

Brockhoff and Pullin both win World Cup Gold

21 March 2016

It’s been an historic night with Belle Brockhoff and Alex “Chumpy” Pullin winning the Women’s and Men’s World Cup Snowboard Cross gold medals at the season ending event in Spain.

David Crawshay announces retirement from international rowing

David Crawshay announces retirement from international rowing

20 March 2016

Australian Rowing Team member and Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medal-winning athlete, David Crawshay, has formally announced his retirement from international rowing.

Coates to assist the child abuse Royal Commission

Coates to assist the child abuse Royal Commission

18 March 2016

AOC President John Coates has been invited to appear before the Royal Commission into child abuse to outline the AOC's strict child protection policies.

Aussie moguls skier eyes Games gold

Aussie moguls skier eyes Games gold

14 March 2016

Matt Graham's preparations for back-to-back ski seasons began with a broken arm after falling over a fence.

Sport provides refugee with a new beginning in Australia

Sport provides refugee with a new beginning in Australia

9 March 2016

Arash Arian arrived in Australia in 2010 on a small boat after fleeing Afghanistan. He had no family, he could not speak English, Arash knew no-one.

Olympians and Paralympians bring inclusive message to historic Mardi Gras

Olympians and Paralympians bring inclusive message to historic Mardi Gras

4 March 2016

The 2016 Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras on Saturday will be the first time a float full of Olympians, Paralympians and their supporters has been entered in the annual event

Vale Sarah Tait

Vale Sarah Tait

3 March 2016

Champion rower, Sarah Tait, has lost her battle with cancer and passed away.

Experience of a lifetime for 17 Aussies at Lillehammer 2016

Experience of a lifetime for 17 Aussies at Lillehammer 2016

1 March 2016

17 Aussie athletes represented the green and gold with pride both on and off the ice and snow at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Winter Olympic Games.

Joel Dennerley | Journey to Rio

Australian Olympic Water Polo Team Training Session

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).