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Australian squad named for Tokyo Test Event and World Championship

Australian squad named for Tokyo Test Event and World Championship

17 July 2019

Triathlon Australia today announced the 10-strong squad that will compete at the 2019 Tokyo ITU World Olympic Qualification Event to be held on 15-18 August 2019 at Obaiba Marine Park, Tokyo, and the team that will take on the 2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne two weeks later.

Clean sweep of gold on Day 8 of Samoa 2019

Clean sweep of gold on Day 8 of Samoa 2019

16 July 2019

SAMOA 2019: Australia won gold in every medal-event contested on day 8 of the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games.

35 medals highlights a successful first week at Samoa 2019

35 medals highlights a successful first week at Samoa 2019

15 July 2019

Australia has wrapped up the first week of the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games with a total of 35 medals (13 gold, 8 silver and 12 bronze)

WEEKEND WRAP: Aussies claim 21-piece medal haul across land and water

WEEKEND WRAP: Aussies claim 21-piece medal haul across land and water

15 July 2019

It was a strong weekend for Aussie sport, with Olympians and Olympic hopefuls claiming nine medals on the water, 12 on land and a quota spot for Tokyo 2020.

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Australian squad named for Tokyo Test Event and World Championship

Australian squad named for Tokyo Test Event and World Championship

17 July 2019

Triathlon Australia today announced the 10-strong squad that will compete at the 2019 Tokyo ITU World Olympic Qualification Event to be held on 15-18 August 2019 at Obaiba Marine Park, Tokyo, and the team that will take on the 2019 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Lausanne two weeks later.

Clean sweep of gold on Day 8 of Samoa 2019

Clean sweep of gold on Day 8 of Samoa 2019

16 July 2019

SAMOA 2019: Australia won gold in every medal-event contested on day 8 of the Samoa 2019 Pacific Games.

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Australia’s oldest Olympian Frank Prihoda celebrates his 98th birthday

Australia’s oldest Olympian Frank Prihoda celebrates his 98th birthday

8 July 2019

AOC: Celebrating his 98th birthday today is Australia’s oldest Olympian, Frank Prihoda. Born in the Czech Republic, the 1956 Winter Olympian, fled his native country to live in Australia where he proudly wore the green and gold of his adopted country...

AOC Welcomes Olympic Games Hosting Changes

AOC Welcomes Olympic Games Hosting Changes

26 June 2019

The AOC has welcomed key changes approved by the IOC at its Session in Lausanne today, that increases the flexibility for electing future Olympic and Paralympic Games hosts.

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First #GiveThatAGold Winner Announced

First #GiveThatAGold Winner Announced

10 July 2019

AOC: The #GiveThatAGold competition celebrates local Aussie athletes who display the Olympic values every week in their sporting communities...

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Six months on - Behind the scenes at Buenos Aires

Six months on - Behind the scenes at Buenos Aires

6 April 2019

Today marks six months since the incredible Buenos Aires 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) kicked off. To celebrate, we go behind the scenes and let your Aussie Youth Olympians show you what it was really all about.

Last chance to design the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic medals!

Last chance to design the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic medals!

2 April 2019

Calling all talented designers and creatives across the globe - You could be the creator of the Youth Olympic Games Lausanne 2020 medals!

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IOC Extends John Coates' Membership

IOC Extends John Coates' Membership

27 June 2019

AOC President and IOC Member John Coates has had his term on the International Olympic Committee extended to the end of 2024 following a vote at the IOC Session in Lausanne.

AOC Welcomes Olympic Games Hosting Changes

AOC Welcomes Olympic Games Hosting Changes

26 June 2019

The AOC has welcomed key changes approved by the IOC at its Session in Lausanne today, that increases the flexibility for electing future Olympic and Paralympic Games hosts.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.

Did you know?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.