The role of the Athletes’ Commission is to advise the AOC Executive on all matters relating to the Olympic Movement from an athlete’s perspective.
The AOC Athletes' Commission is elected by the members of the Australian Olympic Team during the summer Games. A further two Olympians from sports on the winter program are elected by members of the Australian Olympic Winter Team during the Olympic Winter Games.
The Athletes' Commission made up of athletes elected following the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.
CHAIR: Steve Hooker OAM(Athletics)
DEPUTY: Kim Brennan AM, BA LLB (HONS) GDLP OLY (Rowing)
Alana Boyd OLY (Athletics)
Cate Campbell OAM OLY (Swimming)
Jamie Dwyer (Hockey)
Jessica Fox (Canoe/Kayak)
Scott Kneller OLY (Alpine Skiing)
Lydia Lassila (Freestyle Skiing)
James Tomkins (Rowing)
Ken Wallace (Canoe/Kayak)
Shelley Watts OLY (Boxing)
The Commission members are elected for a term of four years.
The AOC Athletes' Commission supports the A.S.P.I.R.E values adopted as the Australian Olympic Team value statement, and enshrined in the Team Agreement, signed by all athletes participating at an Olympic Games.To read about the A.S.P.I.R.E. values, click here>>>
Back: Kenny Wallace, Steve Hooker, James Tomkins, Kim Brennan, Cate Campbell.
Front: Alana Boyd, Shelley Watts, Jess Fox, Scott Kneller.
Jamie Dwyer and Lydia Lassila were unable to attend.