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!
20th World Olympic Collectors Fair, Lausanne
This year's fair will be held in Lausanne, Switzerland, home of the International Olympic Committee, from 23-25 May 2014. The dates coincide with the inaugural General Assembly of AICO (Association Internationale des Collectioneurs Olympique) the new collectors organization. If you plan on attending -- even if you don't take a table -- you need to fill out the registration application in order to participate in all the associated events (cocktail party and tour of the new Olympic Museum on the 23rd and dinner on the 24th). Here are some links to important information and forms:
- World Olympic Collectors Fair Invitation (schedule, table rental details, etc.)
- Registration & Table Rental Application
- Table Holder's Agreement
- Map of Lausanne
Olympin on the Today Show!
(From NBC's Today Show, 20 February 2014) Memorabilia traders Don Bigsby and Mike Rose join TODAY in Sochi to chat about the excitement some find in swapping Olympic pins. Together they've collected tens of thousands of pins.
At the Sochi Olympic Winter Games
Thanks to Wendy Wickstrom and Pam Litz for contributing the terrific photographs!
2014 Olympin Club Show, Los Angeles, California
The official 2014 Olympin Show will be held in Los Angeles at the Courtyard by Marriott Los Angeles Westside from Friday, July 25th thru Sunday, July 27th. more ...