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New AOC website goes live

30 November 2005
Australian Team Supporters enjoying the competition at Athens 2004.

The Australian Olympic Committee has developed a new and improved www.olympics.com.au designed to “expose visitors to the day to day operations of the organisation”...

Nor-Am podium for Bottomley

29 November 2005

Esther Bottomley has made the podium in the Nor-Am Continental Cup Sprint in Sovereign Lake in Canada, finishing third behind World Championship sprint bronze medallist Sarah Renner and her Canadian team-mate Chandra Crawford.

Australian luge competitor Hannah Campbell-Pegg has completed three World Cup events in her attempt to qualify for the Torino Games.

Australia's alpine skiers have begun the qualification process for Torino, competing in downhill and super G events in Lake Louise at the weekend.

Swimmer Giaan Rooney, an example from the Victorian Institute of Sport

The Victorian Institute of Sport (VIS) will play a key role in Australia’s quest for success at Beijing 2008...

To help Australia hold its position in the top five nations on the overall medal tally in 2008, the AOC has already conducted its second official planning visit to Beijing...

Group Captain Ric Casagrande, who is attached to the Australian Embassy in Rome, has been appointed Security Attache to the Australian Olympic Team...

The start of the XX Olympic Winter Games – Torino 2006 drew a step closer today as the Olympic Flame was kindled in Olympia, Greece....

Astrid Loch-Wilkinson has claimed Australia's first bobsleigh medal, driving to silver in the opening Europa Cup event of the season in Igls, Austria.

Australia has officially qualified a short track relay team for Torino 2006, and also picked up places in individual events for both men and women.