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Nauru Olympic Committee appoints new President

His Excellency, Marcus Stephen, OWF President has recently been elected President of the Nauru Olympic Committee for the next four years. Marcus is the only Head of State to have competed at three Olympic Games.

He competed at the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, 1996 Atlanta Olympics and at the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

New Office Bearers for Nauru Weightlifting

Congratulations to Aaron Cook for being elected the new President of the Nauru Weightlifting Federation. And congratulations also to the new General Secretary, Sheeva Peo Cook. Sheeva was one of the greatest lifters of the Pacific for many years in the +75Kg category. She is a former Olympian, representing Nauru at the Sydney Olympics.