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Meyers and Afonczenko learn from the best at Ashgabat 2017

Meyers and Afonczenko learn from the best at Ashgabat 2017

20 September 2017

Day two of the fifth Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) saw two fighting Aussies face Asia’s best in Taekwondo.

Aussie women equal record longest winning streak

Aussie women equal record longest winning streak

20 September 2017

Seventeen years to the day since Brazil beat Australia 2-1 at the Sydney 2000 Olympics, the Matildas have returned the favour in Newcastle with a 3-2 win.

Australian duo in the hunt at Laser World Champs

Australian duo in the hunt at Laser World Champs

19 September 2017

The competitive camaraderie between two of Australia’s finest sailors will reach another peak tonight when Rio Olympic Gold medalist Tom Burton and recent World No.1 Matthew Wearn battle out the final stages of the 2017 Laser World Championship at Split in Croatia.

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Meyers and Afonczenko learn from the best at Ashgabat 2017

Meyers and Afonczenko learn from the best at Ashgabat 2017

20 September 2017

Day two of the fifth Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) saw two fighting Aussies face Asia’s best in Taekwondo.

Aussie women equal record longest winning streak

Aussie women equal record longest winning streak

20 September 2017

Seventeen years to the day since Brazil beat Australia 2-1 at the Sydney 2000 Olympics, the Matildas have returned the favour in Newcastle with a 3-2 win.

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Strong start for Craine in season opener

Strong start for Craine in season opener

5 August 2017

PyeongChang 2018 figure skating hopeful, Kailani Craine has launched her 2017 season with a clear message - she may be young, but she means business.

Australian Olympic Winter Team website launched as countdown hits 200 days to go

Australian Olympic Winter Team website launched as countdown hits 200 days to go

24 July 2017

There are just 200 days to go until Australia’s finest winter athletes hit the ice and snow for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games

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Statement by the AOC Executive on Mike Tancred

Statement by the AOC Executive on Mike Tancred

1 September 2017

Following the determination of the complaint made by Fiona de Jong against Mike Tancred, the AOC Executive resolved to delegate the determination of any other complaints against him to an Independent Committee.

Ian Chesterman appointed Chef de Mission for Tokyo 2020

Ian Chesterman appointed Chef de Mission for Tokyo 2020

24 August 2017

Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) Vice President Ian Chesterman has been appointed Chef de Mission for the Australian Olympic Team for the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympic Games.

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Youth Olympic Games set for exciting future

Youth Olympic Games set for exciting future

14 September 2017

Positioned as a global event for the world’s best young elite athletes, the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) are a core element in the development of future generations of top-level athletes.

Greater gender equality and innovation for Lausanne 2020

Greater gender equality and innovation for Lausanne 2020

10 July 2017

The IOC Executive Board (EB) meeting concluded today with a number of innovative and impactful decisions for the future of the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG).

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AOC welcomes IOC decision for the proposed dual-appointment of the 2024 and 2028 Games

AOC welcomes IOC decision for the proposed dual-appointment of the 2024 and 2028 Games

13 July 2017

The Australian Olympic Committee has welcomed the foresight of the International Olympic Committee’s decision to pave the way to simultaneously appoint the host cities of the 2024 and 2028 Summer Olympic Games.

IOC makes historic decision to award 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games at the same time

IOC makes historic decision to award 2024 and 2028 Olympic Games at the same time

12 July 2017

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) today unanimously agreed in principle to award both the Olympic Games 2024 and 2028 at the same time, paving the way for a "win-win-win" situation for the Olympic Movement, Los Angeles and Paris.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Highlights from the 2016/17 Winter World Cup season

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

Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.