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AOC Athletes' Commission 2012: (L-R) Ken Wallace, Loudy Wiggins, Steve Hooker, Jenny Owens, Kim Crow, Lauren Mitchell, Paul Murray, James Tomkins. Absent: Anna Meares, Stuart O'Grady

Two sports, cycling and athletics, have representatives on the AOC Athletes’ Commission for the first time since its inception in 1985.

Jenny Owens and Paul Murray after their first meeting as part of the AOC Athletes' Commission.

Ski cross racer Jenny Owens and cross country skier Paul Murray were today inducted to the Athletes’ Commission

Murray draws the curtain

23 February 2010
Ben Sim of Australia competes during the cross country skiing ladies team sprint semifinal 2 on day 11 of the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics at Whistler Olympic Park Cross-Country Stadium on February 22, 2010 in Whistler, Canada. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

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.

Esther Bottomley of Australia competes during the Ladies Cross Country Sprint Qualification race at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships 2009 on February 24, 2009 in Liberec, Czech Republic. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

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.

Esther Bottomley of Australia competes during the Ladies 5KM Individual Classic Qualification Race at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships on February 18, 2009 in Liberec, Czech Republic. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

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...