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The Crawford Report: Funding for Olympic or non-Olympic Sports

The Mad Chatter - Wednesday, November 18, 2009

Australian Olympic Committee President John CoatesThe Australian sporting community is at war. A report funded by Kevin Rudd's Government has suggested that future¬†funding for sport in Australia should focus more on sports that have a higher participation rate and not continue to provide additional money to Olympic sports just so we can stay in the top five ranked countries on the medal tally. Read more