The AOC hosted a Welcome Home cocktail function for our Sochi Olympic Athletes at the Museum of Contemporary Art at the Rocks, Sydney on 9 May 2014. In attendance were Australian Biathlon’s 2014 Olympians, Alex Almoukov and Lucy Glanville together with their coach, Nick Almoukov. The Prime Minister, Tony Abbott presented each returning athlete with a memento, a pin of the Olympic torch with the unmistakable logo of the 5 rings. Our Olympic Team together with Committee Member, Mrs Genevieve Yan-Colebourn met dignitaries including Mr John Coates AC, President AOC and Mr Glenn Tasker, President Australian Paralympics Committee.
AB’s President, Dr Grant Flanagan and Committee Member, Mrs Genevieve Yan-Colebourn attended the important 2014 AOC AGM on 10 May 2014, learning important initiatives which AB will implement in the forthcoming year.
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