Telstra is the official Telecommunications Partner of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC). Telstra’s proud association with the AOC began with the 1992 Barcelona Games and extends to the London 2012 Olympic Games.
For more than a decade Telstra has given Australians the opportunity to send messages of support to their favourite athletes competing at the Olympic Games through Telstra’s HeroMessage services. Since its inception, Telstra have sent over 90,000 picture messages, sms and emails to the Australian Olympic Team. http://www.bigpondsport.com/HeroMessage
Telstra is also involved in the AOC’s educational program ‘Chat to a Champ’ as a presenting partner. Chat to a Champ facilitates the opportunity for primary school students to chat with their Olympian heroes using web conferencing.