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Chalmers and Campbell find golden hattrick at 2019 NSW State Champs

Chalmers and Campbell find golden hattrick at 2019 NSW State Champs

19 March 2019

It was raining gold for Australia’s Olympic swimmers at the 2019 NSW State Championships, with 12 Olympians finding a place on the podium over the three-day event and Australia looking poised for Tokyo 2020 success.

Pottharst recognised for outstanding commitment to sport, with Olympic post-nominals

Pottharst recognised for outstanding commitment to sport, with Olympic post-nominals

19 March 2019

At Manly beach, three-time Olympic beach volleyballer Kerri Pottharst was one of several Olympians who received their Olympic post-nominals (OLY). Pottharst was recognised not only for her outstanding service to sport, but for her commitment to the health and fitness of future generations.

Kookaburras make it five in a row at FIH Pro League

Kookaburras make it five in a row at FIH Pro League

18 March 2019

On Saturday, the Kookaburras pushed aside any ill-effects of their flight delay, claiming a victory 3-2 against Argentina at Sydney Olympic Park Hockey Centre. They then followed up on Sunday against New Zealand, claiming their fifth consecutive win of the newly formed FIH Pro League, 5-1.

Hockeyroos out for Trans-Tasman redemption at FIH Pro League

Hockeyroos out for Trans-Tasman redemption at FIH Pro League

15 March 2019

The Hockeyroos and Kookaburras have world class double-headers at Sydney Olympic Park this weekend, with both the men and women taking on Argentina on Saturday and arch-rivals New Zealand on Sunday in the FIH Pro League.

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Chalmers and Campbell find golden hattrick at 2019 NSW State Champs

Chalmers and Campbell find golden hattrick at 2019 NSW State Champs

19 March 2019

It was raining gold for Australia’s Olympic swimmers at the 2019 NSW State Championships, with 12 Olympians finding a place on the podium over the three-day event and Australia looking poised for Tokyo 2020 success.

Pottharst recognised for outstanding commitment to sport, with Olympic post-nominals

Pottharst recognised for outstanding commitment to sport, with Olympic post-nominals

19 March 2019

At Manly beach, three-time Olympic beach volleyballer Kerri Pottharst was one of several Olympians who received their Olympic post-nominals (OLY). Pottharst was recognised not only for her outstanding service to sport, but for her commitment to the health and fitness of future generations.

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Celebrating game-changing female Olympians on International Women's Day

Celebrating game-changing female Olympians on International Women's Day

7 March 2019

The Australian Olympic Team boasts a multitude of incredible female Olympians spanning from the early 1900’s. In honour of International Women’s Day, we take a look back at some of these incredible women in Australian sport.

Scotty James posts perfect season while Peel finds gold after 7 years

Scotty James posts perfect season while Peel finds gold after 7 years

4 March 2019

The unstoppable Scotty James has capped off an incredible season this weekend, finding gold at six out of six events, while aerial skier Laura Peel claimed gold at the Shimao Lotus Mountain World Cup.

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AOC welcomes Sports Diplomacy Strategy 2030

AOC welcomes Sports Diplomacy Strategy 2030

14 March 2019

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has welcomed the Federal Government’s Sports Diplomacy 2030 Strategy following a meeting with Foreign Affairs Minister Marise Payne in Brisbane today.

M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment announced as AOC’s agency of record for Tokyo 2020

M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment announced as AOC’s agency of record for Tokyo 2020

12 March 2019

M&C Saatchi Sport & Entertainment (S&E) has joined the Olympic Family as the official creative communications agency for the Australian Olympic Committee’s Tokyo 2020 campaign.

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Three months on - Relive Buenos Aires 2018

Three months on - Relive Buenos Aires 2018

17 January 2019

It’s been three months since 88 young athletes from 26 sports travelled to Buenos Aires to represent Australia at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG).

Australian Fencing celebrates Junior World Cup medal success

Australian Fencing celebrates Junior World Cup medal success

8 January 2019

Victorian teenager Alex English relied on phone advice from his coach at home to snatch a bronze medal at a Junior World Cup fencing tournament in Tokyo on the weekend.

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Lausanne 2020 mascot Yodli unveiled on “One Year to go”

Lausanne 2020 mascot Yodli unveiled on “One Year to go”

9 January 2019

In just one year the third Winter Youth Olympic Games will kick off in Lausanne, Switzerland. To celebrate the milestone, the Lausanne 2020 Youth Olympic Organising Committee (YOGOC) unveiled its mascot “Yodli”, designed by students from a local art school.

Lauren Jackson wins IOC Women in Sport Award

Lauren Jackson wins IOC Women in Sport Award

6 October 2018

Australian basketball legend Lauren Jackson was recognised with the Oceania IOC Women in Sport award at a ceremony in Buenos Aires on Friday.

Highlights of Buenos Aires 2018

Best of Buenos Aires 2018

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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.

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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.