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Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

23 September 2016

90 New South Wales secondary students have received the Pierre de Coubertin award today.

Update from Sam Willoughby's family

Update from Sam Willoughby's family

23 September 2016

Australian BMX star and dual Olympian Sam Willoughby remains without feeling below his chest after a serious training crash.

Rio 2016 Olympians nominated for 'The Don' award

Rio 2016 Olympians nominated for 'The Don' award

22 September 2016

A total of 15 Australian athletes who competed at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games have been nominated for the Sport Australia Hall of Fame's 2016 ‘The Don’ Award.

Kerry claims confidence boosting fourth in Salt Lake City

Kerry claims confidence boosting fourth in Salt Lake City

21 September 2016

“Being disappointed I didn’t medal is a new feeling” is how Brendan Kerry summed up his first international competition this season after placing 4th at the US International Figure Skating Classic in Salt Lake City on the weekend.

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Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

Olympians inspire NSW Pierre de Coubertin recipients

23 September 2016

90 New South Wales secondary students have received the Pierre de Coubertin award today.

Update from Sam Willoughby's family

Update from Sam Willoughby's family

23 September 2016

Australian BMX star and dual Olympian Sam Willoughby remains without feeling below his chest after a serious training crash.

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Kerry claims confidence boosting fourth in Salt Lake City

Kerry claims confidence boosting fourth in Salt Lake City

21 September 2016

“Being disappointed I didn’t medal is a new feeling” is how Brendan Kerry summed up his first international competition this season after placing 4th at the US International Figure Skating Classic in Salt Lake City on the weekend.

Ian Chesterman elected a Vice President of the AOC

Ian Chesterman elected a Vice President of the AOC

12 September 2016

Ian Chesterman has been elected a Vice President of the AOC.

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Three fresh faces on Athletes' Commission

Three fresh faces on Athletes' Commission

19 September 2016

Members of the 2016 Australian Olympic Team have voted three new faces onto the Australian Olympic Committee’s Athletes’ Commission, to serve as the voice of Australian Olympians over the next four years.

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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.

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Tributes flow for Midget Farrally

Tributes flow for Midget Farrally

8 August 2016

In a week when surfing was accepted as an Olympic sport, Australia lost a legend of the sport, Bernard “Midget” Farrelly.

Five new sports added for Tokyo 2020

Five new sports added for Tokyo 2020

4 August 2016

IOC: The International Olympic Committee has voted to add five new sports to the Olympic programme for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.