The Pierre de Coubertin Award recognises secondary school students who demonstrate values which are consistent with the Olympic Movement through participation in sporting activities.
More than 16,500 young Australians have received the Award since its inception in 1993.
Each year, secondary school teachers are invited to nominate one recipient for the Pierre de Coubertin Award from year 10, 11 or 12. Each nominee must participate actively in the school's physical education program with a consistently positive attitude and must have represented the school in a sport
Award recipients are also invited to attend an Academy Day (held in each respective State) which provides the opportunity for students to meet Olympians, workshop Olympic issues and learn about of the International Olympic Movement and includes official Awards Ceremony will take place the Australian Olympic Committee.
Congratulations to Ethan Forge, Year 12, 2017, who has been awarded the coveted Pierre de Coubertin award. The award celebrates Ethan's outstanding sporting achievements and commendable sporting behaviour.
Ethan has been an excellent role model for his fellow students. He has been a member of a number of regional sporting teams during his time at the College.