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Order of Merit for Gina Rinehart

Order of Merit for Gina Rinehart

10 May 2014

AOC: Leading West Australian businesswoman, Gina Rinehart, has been awarded the Australian Olympic Committee’s Order of Merit for her long standing involvement and support of swimming and volleyball.

Lovable Laurie honoured by the AOC

Lovable Laurie honoured by the AOC

10 May 2014

AOC: “Stuff the silver, we’ve come for the gold” is one of many classic lines from Laurie Lawrence as he celebrated Duncan Armstrong’s gold medal swim at the 1988 Seoul Olympics.

From Athens with Pride: 120 years of Olympic History unveiled

From Athens with Pride: 120 years of Olympic History unveiled

9 May 2014

AOC: Australian athletes and administrators have played a pivotal role in the Olympic Movement for 120 years.

Susie O'Neill to steer youths to success

Susie O'Neill to steer youths to success

8 May 2014

AOC: Two-time Olympic champion Susie O'Neill plans on instilling some old-fashioned values in the next generation of Australian Youth Olympians.

100 Days to Youth Olympic Games

100 Days to Youth Olympic Games

8 May 2014

NANJING: A team of 90 aspiring young athletes are expected to wear the green and gold in 100 days time when the second summer Youth Olympic Games start in Nanjing, China.

Splashing in to the YOG

Splashing in to the YOG

7 May 2014

SWIMMING: With 100 days to go until the second summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG), eight young swimmers have been selected to continue Australia’s success in the pool.

App for Virtual Torch Relay

App for Virtual Torch Relay

30 April 2014

AOC: Since the days of the ancient Olympic Games and into the modern era, the Olympic flame has been synonymous with the ideals and the spirit of the Olympics.

Thorpe to 'leave hospital within days'

Thorpe to 'leave hospital within days'

30 April 2014

SWIMMING: Olympic great Ian Thorpe should leave hospital within days after successfully fighting a number of serious infections.

Rose wins Sydney equestrian title

Rose wins Sydney equestrian title

28 April 2014

EQUESTRIAN - Olympic rider Shane Rose is hoping his winning performance in the Sydney International will earn him an Australian team berth for the World Equestrian Games.

Patrick Murphy to make a splash at the Youth Olympic Games

Patrick Murphy to make a splash at the Youth Olympic Games

23 April 2014

AOC/ SWIMMING: Two-time Olympic swimmer Patrick Murphy has been appointed an Athlete Role Model (ARM) for the upcoming Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games, joining the impressive line-up of 38 fellow Olympians who will offer support, mentoring and advice to the 3,800 young participating athletes.