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Olympic champion Jedrzejczak charged over fatal car crash

Olympic champion Jedrzejczak charged over fatal car crash

2 December 2005

Olympic and world swimming champion Otylia Jedrzejczak could face eight years in prison after being charged with unintentionally causing a car crash...

Head coaches forum for Beijing

Head coaches forum for Beijing

1 December 2005

The AOC held a second ‘think tank” with head coaches this week to plan for the 2008 Beijing Olympics...

Conte to begin prison term

Conte to begin prison term

1 December 2005

BALCO founder Victor Conte is to begin serving a four-month prison sentence on Thursday for orchestrating...

AOC planning for another top five in 2008

AOC planning for another top five in 2008

28 November 2005

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...

IOC hands London 2012 timetable

IOC hands London 2012 timetable

25 November 2005

Organisers of the 2012 London Olympics were handed a list of deadlines today that officials want met in the run-up to the Games...

Bolle bet on Olympic medals

Bolle bet on Olympic medals

18 November 2005

The old rivalry between Australia and Great Britain has surfaced again with AOC President John Coates answering a challenge from his British counterpart over who’ll win the most medals at the London Games in 2012...

Hackett resting after shoulder surgery

Hackett resting after shoulder surgery

16 November 2005

Dual Olympic 1500m freestyle champion Grant Hackett is resting, after undergoing a shoulder arthroscopy on his injured right shoulder...

Super result for Australia's Olympic athletes

Super result for Australia's Olympic athletes

28 October 2005

Australia’s Olympic athletes have achieved sensational results throughout 2005 virtually matching the medals won at last year’s Athens Olympics.

Lee a big loss to Australian archery program

Lee a big loss to Australian archery program

16 October 2005

Ki Sik Lee is quitting as head coach of the AIS and Australian archery teams after eight years in charge...

Baggaley positive test shocks sporting community

Baggaley positive test shocks sporting community

14 October 2005

ASDA has confirmed that dual Olympic kayak silver medallist Nathan Baggaley has returned a positive result...

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Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.

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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.