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Today marks 100 days to go until a team of approximately 50 Australian athletes will take on the world’s best on ice and snow as athletes donning the green and gold look to build on a strong past 12 months
Sally Pearson has paid tribute to champion Australian aerials skier Lydia Lassila for inadvertently providing her with the motivation to coach herself - a decision which led to another major hurdles title in London on the weekend
World Champions Britt Cox and Scotty James have jointly taken out the Australian Snowsports Athlete of the Year Award, which was announced at the 2017 Ski and Snowboard Awards in Melbourne last night.
Australia featured on the men’s and women’s Aerial Skiing podiums at the 2017 Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships, with Danielle Scott claiming silver and David Morris bronze in a best ever Australian Aerial Skiing Team performance at a World Championships.
Australians dominated the women’s Aerials qualification at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships, filling four of six qualification places in the first round.
To celebrate International Women’s Day 2017, we take a look at some of the ground-breaking sporting moments from our top female athletes.