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Aussies return to Bird's Nest... On skis!

Aussies return to Bird's Nest... On skis!

19 December 2013

FREESTYLE SKIING - AERIALS: Reigning Olympic Champion Lydia Lassila leads Australia’s aerial skiing squad into competition this weekend hoping to continue the proud history that other Australian athletes have established at Beijing’s spectacular Bird’s Nest stadium.

Morris leads aerial team in China

Morris leads aerial team in China

15 December 2013

FREESTYLE: Australian aerial skier David Morris opened the season with a fifth place in the Beida Lake World Cup in China Sunday, to be the best placed Australian. Aussie.

Aussie aerial assault set for World Cup opener

Aussie aerial assault set for World Cup opener

14 December 2013

FREESTYLE: Australian aerial skiers go to their first World Cup event of the 2013/2014 season in Beida Lake, China, this weekend with the strength of four athletes ranked in the top 10.

Chesterman relaxed about Russian Games

Chesterman relaxed about Russian Games

30 October 2013

AOC: 100 days out from the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Australian Team Chef de Mission, Ian Chesterman, has announced his athletes are ‘unashamedly’ chasing a record medal haul in Sochi.

100 days to go for Australia's biggest Winter Team

100 days to go for Australia's biggest Winter Team

30 October 2013

SOCHI: In 100 days Australia’s biggest and best Olympic Winter Team will march in the Sochi 2014 Opening Ceremony, and ‘anticipation is high’.

Lassila eyes new trick for Sochi

Lassila eyes new trick for Sochi

25 October 2013

AERIALS: It would be the most difficult trick ever attempted by a woman, but one defending Olympic aerial skiing champion Lydia Lassila is confident she can have down pat by the start of the Sochi Games in February.

Lure of history lights Lassila's fire

Lure of history lights Lassila's fire

18 September 2013

FREESTYLE SKIING: A lot has changed since aerial skier Lydia Lassila won the Olympic title at Cypress Mountain on that magical foggy night above Vancouver in February 2010.

Injuries the bogeyman for Winter Olympians

Injuries the bogeyman for Winter Olympians

11 April 2013

SOCHI 2014: Injury looms as the bogeyman for an Australian Winter Olympics team which is aiming for its most successful Games next February in Sochi.

Injuries the bogeyman for Winter Olympians

Injuries the bogeyman for Winter Olympians

11 April 2013

SOCHI 2014: Injury looms as the bogeyman for an Australian Winter Olympics team which is aiming for its most successful Games next February in Sochi.

World Champs bronze for birthday girl

World Champs bronze for birthday girl

8 March 2013

AERIAL SKIING: With just 12 months of elite competition to her name, Danielle Scott became the latest athlete to contribute to Australia’s rich history in aerial skiing by winning the bronze medal at the World Freestyle Ski Championships in Voss, Norway, today.