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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 5S00 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!

June 2020 Newsletter

Justin & Joy HouDuring this unusual time of COVID-19, we send greetings to our 490 Olympin members in 31 nations. Wherever you are, we hope you are practicing safe distancing and protecting yourselves from this dangerous virus. Our hobby lives have been seriously affected with the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, as well as two major collector gatherings scheduled for after the Games.

Please take the time to read all this newsletter has to offer. Read about two Club members receiving special recognition (pg. 2). There is information about 2 major show cancellations (pg. 3). There are also five member ads and listings of four new members (pg.4). Then three interesting articles provided by Olympin members. Lastly, included is your ballot for our Board of Directors election.

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2020 World Olympic Collectors' Fair - Cancelled

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the 2020 WOCF in Artena (Rome), Italy has been cancelled.The official announcement may viewed on the AICO website.

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