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OLYMPIC: In years squashed between a Summer and Winter Olympics, you get a wonderful blend of inspiration. From the slopes of Austria to the Australian shores, you don't have to look far to see Australian athletes striving for excellence. Relive the #ASPIREtoSochi #ASPIREtoNanjing #RoadtoRio magic of 2013!
TEAM: Australia’s winter athletes head to the Christmas break “growing in confidence and well positioned for a top 15 finish on the overall medal tally at the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi
SNOWBOARD CROSS: Eighteen-year-old Australian snowboard cross rider Jarryd Hughes captured his maiden World Cup victory and the world number one ranking in Lake Louise, Canada, today.
SNOWBOARD/ FREESTYLE SKI: Dual World Champion Alex “Chumpy” Pullin has shrugged off niggling back stiffness which kept him out of the Snowboard Cross World Cup opening round and is competing in Lake Louise, Canada, this weekend as the Ski Cross Team heads to Italy. Follow the performances of Chumpy and the Australians here...
SNOWBOARD CROSS: Australian teenager Jarryd Hughes achieved a World Cup career best result with an eighth place in the season’s opening snowboard cross event in Montafon, Austria, today.
SNOWBOARD CROSS: Alex 'Chumpy' Pullin says he's prepared to forgo a chunk of the World Cup season if required, the snowboarder to adopt a no-risk strategy to best position himself for a gold medal tilt at the Winter Olympics.
AIS: BMX world champion Caroline Buchanan and rowing world champion Kim Crow have been crowned joint winners of the 2013 athlete of the year award at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra.
SOCHI: In 100 days Australia’s biggest and best Olympic Winter Team will march in the Sochi 2014 Opening Ceremony, and ‘anticipation is high’.
AOC: Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) President John Coates has appeared before the House of Lords Olympic and Paralympic Legacy Committee and highlighted Australia’s successful Olympic Winter program.