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Olympic television channel becomes reality: Agenda 2020

Olympic television channel becomes reality: Agenda 2020

8 December 2014

The new Olympic television channel is the International Olympic Committee's new baby and it needs to crawl before it can walk.

AOC pledge thrilling: Freeman

AOC pledge thrilling: Freeman

21 November 2014

AOC: Cathy Freeman is says she's thrilled and proud that the Australian Olympic Committee will recognise indigenous Australians.

Aussie Fox helps shape Agenda 2020

Aussie Fox helps shape Agenda 2020

19 November 2014

IOC: Australian Olympic kayaker Jessica Fox has played a part in the launch of Agenda 2020- the International Olympic Committee’s road map for the future of the Games.

Olympic Agenda 2020: Strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement unveiled

Olympic Agenda 2020: Strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement unveiled

18 November 2014

IOC: International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach today revealed the 40 proposals that make up Olympic Agenda 2020, a strategic roadmap for the future of the Olympic Movement, which will be discussed and voted on by the full IOC membership at the 127th IOC Session this 8 and 9 December in Monaco.

Lockett sixth as Aussies race World Cup opener

Lockett sixth as Aussies race World Cup opener

11 November 2014

SHORT-TRACK: Deanna Lockett has finished with two top-10 performances to lead the Australian charge at the opening event of the new World Cup season.

Beijing confident on 2022 Winter Olympics

Beijing confident on 2022 Winter Olympics

5 November 2014

2022 WINTER OLYMPICS: Beijing is confident it can host the 2022 Winter Olympics, an official said on Tuesday, after several withdrawals left the bid -- initially seen as a dry run for a future event -- the unlikely favourite.

Olympic Agenda 2020 discussions culminate in 20 + 20 recommendations

Olympic Agenda 2020 discussions culminate in 20 + 20 recommendations

25 October 2014

IOC: The Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) agreed today on a set of 40 recommendations that will shape the future of the Olympic Movement. The recommendations will be presented, discussed and voted upon by the full IOC Membership at the 127th IOC session in Monaco on 8 and 9 December.

Sports at risk if code not backed: Coates

Sports at risk if code not backed: Coates

17 October 2014

AOC: Australia's Olympics chief John Coates believes delaying the adoption of a world anti-drugs policy could put at risk the nation's participation in major sports events.

AIS invests in athlete wellbeing

AIS invests in athlete wellbeing

15 October 2014

RIO 2016: The AIS today launched the most significant athlete wellbeing program in its history to make sure Australia's top athletes are given the best possible access to education and information to manage their actions and decisions in sport and life.

Lindsey Vonn an Ambassador for Lillehammer 2016

Lindsey Vonn an Ambassador for Lillehammer 2016

30 September 2014

With 500 days to go until the second Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway, the IOC has announced Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn as an Ambassador for the Games

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Rio 2016 Venues

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Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.