Lydia Lassila - Related News

Water ramp will be a ‘game changer’ for winter sports: Lassila

Water ramp will be a ‘game changer’ for winter sports: Lassila

14 June 2016

Winter athletes will be able to perfect their aerial skills on a world class facility in Australia with a new multi-purpose water-ramp facility confirmed for Lennox Head in northern NSW.

Lassila eyes fifth Winter Olympics

Lassila eyes fifth Winter Olympics

9 July 2015

Dual medallist Lydia Lassila says she'd love to have a crack at a fifth Winter Olympic Games - if a training facility can be built for snow athletes in Australia.

Four Olympians and tennis young gun nominated for ‘The Don’

Four Olympians and tennis young gun nominated for ‘The Don’

23 September 2014

AWARDS: Seven superb athletes have been nominated for “The Don” Award, for Australia's most inspiring athlete, and Olympians dominate the list.

PM Congratulates Sochi Heroes

PM Congratulates Sochi Heroes

9 May 2014

AOC: The Honourable Tony Abbott MP has congratulated the 2014 Australian Olympic and Paralympic Winter Teams for inspiring a sunburnt country.

Bright, Morris win top gongs

Bright, Morris win top gongs

2 May 2014

WINTER: Australia's two silver medallists from the Sochi Winter Olympics, Torah Bright and David Morris, have been named joint winners of the 2014 snowsports athlete of the year award.

Olympic campaign a success: team boss

Olympic campaign a success: team boss

24 February 2014

Australians got the wrong impression of a national team divided at the Winter Olympics after a funding row distracted athletes and administrators alike, according to chef de mission Ian Chesterman.

BK in Sochi: Blog

BK in Sochi: Blog

24 February 2014

BLOG: The past 16 days have whizzed past in a green and gold blur. I've had the time of my life jumping around cheering on the Aussies in Sochi! I'm about to head back to Australia, but before I do here are a few of my Games highlights!

WRAP: Aerial skiers jumping for joy

WRAP: Aerial skiers jumping for joy

24 February 2014

FREESTYLE – AERIALS: Australia reaffirmed itself as one of the world’s aerial skiing powerhouse nations when it wound up its Sochi campaign with two medals, a first for the Aussies.

Ian Chesterman looks back at Sochi 2014

Ian Chesterman looks back at Sochi 2014

23 February 2014

TEAM: Firstly, I must congratulate our hosts, Russia, for staging a remarkable Olympic Games.

Family and friends celebrate David Morris's silver

Family and friends celebrate David Morris's silver

18 February 2014

FREESTYLE - AERIALS: Women’s bronze medallist Lydia Lassila was exhilarated for her training partner.