Swimming legend Dawn Fraser has been voted Australia's greatest ever female athlete at an awards ceremony in Canberra.
Statement by AOC Secretary-General Craig Phillips: During today’s media conference, members of the 2012 Australian Olympic Team admitted to using Stilnox.
SWIMMING: The 4x100m men's swim team will today answer allegations of bad behaviour in the lead-up to the London Olympics.
AOC President John Coates made the following statement on the Bluestone Review into the Culture and Leadership of Swimming Australia.
SWIMMING: It has been a significant day for swimming with the release of two reports commissioned after the London Olympics. Swimming Australia outlined the findings from its own review into the culture and leadership within the sport, and The Hon. Warwick Smith AM and his panel handed down their Independent Review of Swimming.
IOC: On 12 February, 2013, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) agreed on the 25 sports it will propose to the 125th IOC Session for approval as the core sports for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games.
I congratulate the Australian Crime Commission and the Federal Government for the stance they have taken because as far as cheating in sport goes the “gloves are now off”, we now have the powers to properly investigate doping and match fixing.
SWIMMING: A shake-up was needed in the Australian swimming team after the London Olympics, according to golden girl Alicia Coutts.
SWIMMING: Ian Thorpe looks increasingly likely to forgo a tilt at this year's world swimming championships in favour of targeting next year's Commonwealth Games.
SWIMMING: In another bonding initiative following the London Olympics, the Australian swimming team will train alongside the country's rising stars at a six-day national camp on the Gold Coast next week.