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Australia’s biggest Winter Team ready for Sochi

Australia’s biggest Winter Team ready for Sochi

23 January 2014

TEAM: A record number of Australians have been selected onto the 2014 Australian Olympic Team heading to Sochi, Russia.

21 Freestyle Skiers trading tricks for medals I Team Selection

21 Freestyle Skiers trading tricks for medals I Team Selection

23 January 2014

Australian Freestyle skiers have enjoyed fantastic success over the years, winning five of Australia’s nine Olympic medals. The 21 freestyle skiers selected for the 2014 Australian Olympic Team are poised to continue this success.

Scott snares silver

Scott snares silver

19 January 2014

AERIAL SKIING: Australian aerial skier Danielle Scott’s blossoming career grew yet again today when she captured her first World Cup medal in Lake Placid, USA.

Australia Day in Canada

Australia Day in Canada

15 January 2014

AERIALS: Reigning Olympic gold medallist Lydia Lassila headlined a highly successful day for Australian aerial skiers in Val St Come, Canada, Wednesday morning (AEDT) by claiming her first World Cup win since returning to the sport 12 months ago.

Peel just misses World Cup super-final

Peel just misses World Cup super-final

11 January 2014

AERIALS: Laura Peel finished fifth in the Deer Valley World Cup in the United States Saturday, bagging her best result of the season and ending the day as Australia’s highest placed athlete.

1 Month to Go: Australian Team Snapshot

1 Month to Go: Australian Team Snapshot

7 January 2014

SOCHI 2014: With exactly one month to go until the Sochi 2014 Games kick off, we examine the likely Australian Team heading to Russia.

Lassila's twist on Sochi

Lassila's twist on Sochi

7 January 2014

FREESTYLE SKIING - AERIALS: Lydia Lassila insists her potentially gold medal winning new jump is no leap of faith.

2013 in Olympic headlines & what to expect in 2014

2013 in Olympic headlines & what to expect in 2014

24 December 2013

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!

Australia has right blend for Sochi success

Australia has right blend for Sochi success

23 December 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

Lydia's early Christmas Present

Lydia's early Christmas Present

22 December 2013

FREESTYLE SKIING: Reigning Olympic aerial skiing champion Lydia Lassila believes she is now close to career best form following a World Cup second place in Beijing, China last night.