Australia’s nine alpine skiers who competed in the biennial FIS Alpine world Ski from February 2 to 15 will leave the Vail-Beaver Creek resort in the United States with pride and more experience on an international stage.
ALPINE SKIING: Australian Greta Small has kicked off her FIS World Ski Championships campaign with a solid 29th place in the Super G in Vail-Beaver Creek, USA, on day one of competition.
YOUTH OLYMPICS: During the final hours of the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, IOC President Thomas Bach already had one eye on the next event on the Olympic horizon: the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games.
ALPINE SKIING: Teenager Greta Small flew the flag for Australia in every event on the women’s Alpine program at Sochi 2014.
TEAM: Firstly, I must congratulate our hosts, Russia, for staging a remarkable Olympic Games.
ALPINE SKIING: There’s no denying the conditions were tough for the last event on the women’s Alpine program- Slalom.
ALPINE – GIANT SLALOM: Aussie trio Lavinia Chrystal, Greta Small and Emily Bamford have finished 46th, 47th and 56th respectively in their first run of the Giant Slalom competition in what were difficult rainy conditions on Tuesday.
ALPINE SKIING: Australia’s speeding bullet Greta Small has had her first slip up at her debut Olympic Games after missing a gate in the Super G event at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre on Saturday.
ALPINE SKIING: Greta Small is the talk of the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre after the 18-year-old produced another strong performance at these Games.
ALPINE SKIING: Chasing a record equalling fourth gold medal at the Winter Olympics, German Maria Hoefl-Riesch is in top form and one the favourites to finish on top of the podium in the Women’s Downhill on Wednesday.