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Australia’s aerial skiers will look to build on their rich tradition of Winter Olympic success when a team of five high flyers hit the jumps at the PyeongChang 2018 Games.
The Australian Olympic Team for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games has been unveiled with more than 40 of the nation’s finest athletes set to hit the ice and snow when the Games kick off on February 9.
Four-time Olympian Lydia Lassila has claimed silver and teammate Laura Peel has taken bronze at the second Aerial Skiing World Cup in Lake Placid, New York.
Four-time Olympian Lydia Lassila has won gold and fellow Flying Kangaroo Laura Peel has taken bronze at the Aerial Skiing World Cup in Lake Placid, New York.
Australia’s aerials contingent are jumping straight back in the saddle for this week’s Lake Placid World Cup following disappointing results at their last outing just a few days ago.
Australia’s aerials contingent have missed out on qualification for the finals of the penultimate World Cup event prior to PyeongChang 2018.
The Australian aerials team will be at full strength for the first time this season as Lydia Lassila lines up in her first major event since last year’s World Championships.
Like ski ballet, rear-entry boots and stretch pants, the days of Australia being considered a winter sports oddity have been consigned to history.
David Morris claimed Australia’s first men’s Aerials medal at Sochi and will be looking to go one better at PyeongChang. We take a look at the contenders for the high flying competition at the 2018 Winter Games.