Alumni News

CAREERS, JOBS, LIFE AFTER SPORT

Over the next two weeks the AOC is holding a series of Athlete Transition events. Retiring or not, these events will provide practical advice and assist you with job opportunities now or in the future. Our major sponsors QANTAS, Swisse, Optus, Cadbury, Toyota and TOMS will be at the events to answer questions and provide their expertise in wellness, recruitment and career progression.

 

Mixed results for Australia at the Short Track

Mixed results for Australia at the Short Track

20 February 2017

There were mixed results for Australia's short track speed skaters on day one of competition at the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games.

Aussies skaters wrap up Four Continents Champs

Aussies skaters wrap up Four Continents Champs

20 February 2017

Gangneung Ice Arena has proven it is well and truly ready to host the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, as the Australian Figure Skating Team wrapped up their ISU Four Continents Championships campaign with great results across the board.

London calling for walkers while indoor records fall

London calling for walkers while indoor records fall

20 February 2017

London is calling for Dane Bird-Smith (Qld) and Regan Lamble (Vic) after they won gold at the Oceania & Australian 20km Race Walking Championships in Adelaide (SA) to ensure their start at the IAAF World Championships.

Let the Games begin – Asian Winter Games officially opens

Let the Games begin – Asian Winter Games officially opens

20 February 2017

The spectacular Sapporo Dome played host to the opening ceremony of the eighth Asian Winter Games and Australia's delegation welcomed the opportunity to march in the official proceedings.

Cox secures first Mogul Skiing World Cup Title

Cox secures first Mogul Skiing World Cup Title

20 February 2017

Britt Cox has created history, becoming the first Australian female to win a Mogul Skiing World Cup title, in a mixed event where she did just enough in the Dual Mogul event in Tazawako, Japan.