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Record weekend for winter athletes

Record weekend for winter athletes

14 January 2013

With the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi just over 12 month away Australia's winter athletes have produced a record weekend of World Cup success.

Record weekend for winter athletes

Record weekend for winter athletes

14 January 2013

With the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi just over 12 month away Australia's winter athletes have produced a record weekend of World Cup success.

Lassila returns with force

Lassila returns with force

7 January 2013

SKIING: Australia’s current Olympic gold medallist Lydia Lassila made a resounding return to the elite level of aerial skiing in Changchun, China, today when she finished second in her first World Cup competition in almost three years.

Lassila returns with force

Lassila returns with force

7 January 2013

SKIING: Australia’s current Olympic gold medallist Lydia Lassila made a resounding return to the elite level of aerial skiing in Changchun, China, today when she finished second in her first World Cup competition in almost three years.

Lassila's return to top flight

Lassila's return to top flight

2 January 2013

SKIING: Becoming Australia's first dual Winter Olympics gold medallist is still very much on Lydia Lassila's mind as the aerial skier returns to top flight-competition next week for the first time in almost three years.

Lassila's return to top flight

Lassila's return to top flight

2 January 2013

SKIING: Becoming Australia's first dual Winter Olympics gold medallist is still very much on Lydia Lassila's mind as the aerial skier returns to top flight-competition next week for the first time in almost three years.

See You in Sochi: 500 Days to Go

See You in Sochi: 500 Days to Go

25 September 2012

There is a cool change on the Olympic horizon as the Winter Olympic Games head to Russia for the first time in 2014. Today marks the 500-days-to-go milestone on the road to Sochi. The Black Sea coastal city is preparing to welcome 5,500 Winter Olympic athletes including a mighty contingent of Australians in February 2014.

See You in Sochi: 500 Days to Go

See You in Sochi: 500 Days to Go

25 September 2012

There is a cool change on the Olympic horizon as the Winter Olympic Games head to Russia for the first time in 2014. Today marks the 500-days-to-go milestone on the road to Sochi. The Black Sea coastal city is preparing to welcome 5,500 Winter Olympic athletes including a mighty contingent of Australians in February 2014.

Olympic champions inspire secondary students

Olympic champions inspire secondary students

16 September 2011

Watch the live webcast of Giaan Rooney and Lydia Lassila in the AOC's Talk with a Champ. 10am AEST Tuesday 20 September

Lassila named AIS Athlete of the Year

Lassila named AIS Athlete of the Year

13 December 2010

Minister for Sport Mark Arbib tonight announced Olympic aerial skiing champion Lydia Lassila as the 2010 Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Athlete of the Year at a gala presentation in Canberra. Lassila was chosen from an impressive list of finalists for the award, including Australian Commonwealth Games stars Alicia Coutts (swimming), Matthew Cowdrey (Paralympic swimming), Jamie Dwyer (hockey), Anna Meares (cycling) and world No.1 Laser sailor Tom Slingsby.