VOC News and Sport News
The Victorian Olympic Council and Olympians Club congratulate VOC Vice President Nicole Livingstone OAM on her recognition at the 2016 VicSport Awards, receiving the Most Outstanding Contribution to Sport Award, presented by previous award recipient and VOC Board Member, Steve Moneghetti AM.
RIO 2016 AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC TEAM RECEIVES $575,000 FUNDING FROM VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT
Olympic sports will need to comply with tough new rules surrounding child abuse before their athletes can join an Australian Olympic Team.
Jared Tallent looks set to finally be awarded the 50km walk gold medal from the London Olympic Games, with CAS disqualifying the result of Russian Sergey Kirdyapkin.
Australian short track speed skater Julia Moore has won a silver medal at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Norway playing her part in the mixed nation relay.
Producing your best performances under pressure is something all athletes aspire to do, and that is something 16-year-old Julia Moore has achieved at the Winter Youth Olympic Games.
Zali Offord and Louis Muhlen have rounded out Australia’s most successful day at a Winter Games with silver and bronze medals in the Lillehammer 2016 ski cross competition on Hafjell Olympic Slope.
Alex Dickson has won Australia’s second medal of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games after claiming silver in the snowboard cross on Hafjell Olympic Slope.
The VOC creates opportunities to share in the ideals and aspirations of the Olympic athlete through participation in Olympic experiences, education programs, volunteering and fundraising activities in support of the Australian Olympic Team.
We are committed to raising funds for the Australian Olympic Team and educating the Victorian community about the principles of Olympism..