VOC Vision and Mission
The Victorian Olympic Council represents the Olympic Movement throughout Victoria.
We create 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.
VOC EXECUTIVE OFFICER ANNOUNCEMENT
The Victorian Olympic Council (VOC) is pleased to
announce that Warwick Waters has been appointed to the position of Executive
Officer. Download the file below for further details.
RIO 2016 AUSTRLALIAN OLYMPIC TEAM RECEIVES $575,000 FUNDING FROM VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT
Jeff Riseley has taken out the men’s 800m from national record holder Alex Rowe at the Adelaide Track Classic.
GOLF: Karrie Webb knows she can't turn back the tide but she's working harder to keep up with the rising wave of young golf talent. And the Rio Olympics is a major goal of hers.
BASKETBALL: Australian basketball legend Lindsay Gaze, who was part of seven Olympic campaigns as a player and coach, has been elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame.
The next time an Australian Olympic Team marches in an Olympic Opening Ceremony will be in exactly 12 months, at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway.
ALPINE SKIING: Australian Greta Small has kicked off her FIS World Ski Championships campaign with a solid 29th place in the Super G in Vail-Beaver Creek, USA, on day one of competition.
Woolworths, the fresh food people, have signed on to be the Official Supermarket of the Australian Olympic Team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
AOC: A distinguished career that spanned 70 years has ended with the passing of journalist, foreign correspondent, editor, author and Olympic historian, Harry Gordon.
TENNIS: Lleyton Hewitt slipped up in the second set, but recovered in vintage style as he became the 10th local to bustle into the second round of the Australian Open.
FREESTYLE SKIING: Moguls skier Britt Cox claimed the World Championships bronze medal with the best performance of her career.
TENNIS: Jarmila Gajdosova looks set to get the locals off to a good start at the Australian Open and break her Melbourne Park hoodoo.