Australian researchers have received International Olympic Committee (IOC) funding to continue valuable research into preventing and treating sports injuries.
Half way through 2018 and your Aussie athletes continued kicking goals, with June full of medals, honours, world firsts, a deadly fun run and the end of an era for a winter Olympian.
January 2018 was an exciting time for the Australian Olympic Team, with the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games on the horizon in February and anticipation in the air, the year kicked off with a bang!
OLYMPICS UNLEASHED: More than 23 000 students have been inspired by Olympians and Paralympians as the Olympics Unleashed program today celebrates its 100th school visit, at Elanora State School.
The strength of women’s sport has emerged with two-time paddling Olympian Jessica Fox and double paratriathlon World Cup event winner Lauren Parker taking out the top gongs at the NSW Sport Awards.
The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) says today’s announcement of funding cuts to a range of sports will adversely affect the Australian Olympic Team’s performance in Tokyo 2020.
IOC Member and AOC President John Coates AC has joined IOC President Thomas Bach in a visit to Japan’s National Training Centre in Tokyo, following an earlier visit to the Fukushima region north-east of Tokyo.
IOC Vice President and AOC President John Coates AC joined IOC President Thomas Bach and Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on a short trip to the Fukushima region north-east of Tokyo, an area devastated by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.
The 2018 awards season continues, with several more Olympians and Olympic sports recognised ahead of the NSW Champions of Sport Ceremony, to take place on November 27.
Australian Beef will be an official partner of the 2020 Australian Olympic Team, giving Australian red meat an unprecedented platform on the national stage under a new sponsorship deal delivered by Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA).
Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018
Best of Buenos Aires 2018
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Australia and Greece are the only two countries to have competed in every edition of the Modern Olympic Games.
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Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.