AOC: The new chair of the AOC Athletes’ Commission, Kim Crow, says the group will focus on athlete behaviour and look at ways to lift standards heading into the 2016 Rio Olympics and beyond.
Two sports, cycling and athletics, have representatives on the AOC Athletes’ Commission for the first time since its inception in 1985.
Ski cross racer Jenny Owens and cross country skier Paul Murray were today inducted to the Athletes’ Commission
Ten-time Australian cross country champion Paul Murray has skied his last international race, teaming up with Ben Sim to contest the Men’s Team Sprint Free at Whistler Olympic Park.
Australia’s cross country sprint specialists Esther Bottomley and Paul Murray gave their absolute all at Whistler Olympic Park this morning and produced solid performances.
The Individual Sprint Classic event in Cross Country couldn’t be more aptly named or simpler in concept and tactics. Take off, go flat out for 1.2 kilometres (women) or 1.4 kilometres (men), and hope your time is fast enough to take you through to the next round.
Cross country skiers Paul Murray and Esther Bottomley were today selected for their second Australian Olympic Winter Team. They will compete at the Vancouver Games next month alongside teammate Ben Sim who will make his Olympic debut.
Paul Murray has finished 53rd out of 69 starters in the 1.5km freestyle sprint in the opening cross country World Cup of the season...