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Welcome to Olympin

If you are visiting our site because you are a collector of Olympic pins or other memorabilia relating to the greatest sporting event on earth, then you have found the right place. The Olympin Collectors Club is a non-profit group reaching more than 500 members in over 30 countries. It is the oldest active pin club in the pin world, recognized for its integrity, reliability and quick service. We invite you to relax, surf around our website and then join us!

2020 World Olympic Collectors' Fair, Artena, Italy

The 2020 WOCF website is now live at www.artena2020.com. Registration is now open for tables at the Fair as well as for accommodations. Details on transportation and the calendar of events is also available including a special bus tour to Rome to view the Olympic stadium and other venues for the 1960 Rome Olympics.

40th Anniversary, 1980 Lake Placid Olympics

40th anniv Lake Placid 1980 Olympics logo"Do you believe in Miracles?"
Al Michaels asked that now iconic question 40 years ago as the US beat the Soviet Union in “The Miracle On Ice”. It changed the future of Lake Placid, NY and solidified its place as a winter sports destination. It is with this pride and in honor of our legacy that our community is throwing an 8-day party to celebrate this milestone. Click her for more information and the schedule.

Questions? Please contact Jon Becker

December 2019 Newsletter

Holiday Greetings to our 484 Olympin members in 34 nations around the world. While this issue may be several days late, it is filled with informative articles submitted by several Olympin members. We hope you find them interesting and that you might possibly share some of your hobby knowledge in future issues. This newsletter also announces the dates and locations of the 2020 Olympin Festival and AICO's 2020 World Olympic Collectors' Fair. Thank you to all those who contributed to this issue: Coca-Cola, Carol Lord, Tanya Ollick, Ron Finnigan, and Shlomi Tsafrir for their articles; and Pam, Ron, Sid and Mark for coordinating the assembly and presentation.

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Gallery - 2019 Boston Olympin Festival
Boston, Massachusetts - 6-8 September 2019

Boston weather was perfect: in the 70s, sunny, and beautiful! Peng Xu started collecting in Beijing in 2008. Mark Fiedler, Pete Wade, Domenico DiPinto and Bob Kalmuk. Pam Litz explains pin trading to Bostonian Jeanette Ferreira. Lois Holloway, Mark Chestnut and Pam Litz. Jill and Alison gather stories for their podcast Olympic Fever. Ken Weiss displays his NOC traders. Dorie Leo, Bob Kalmuk, Sid Marantz, Dave Apathy and Doug Todd. Domenico joins us once again from Italy. Dave and Mark examining some Olympic treasures. Our auction helps to defray the costs of the show. At the pre-banquet reception. Festival chair Jon Becker welcomes all to the banquet. Members from 14 states and 4 different countries reunite. A sumptuous buffet was laid out for the Olympin banquet. Jousting for that extra show pin!

Photos: P. Litz and E. Schneider

Past galleries may be viewed here