On a beautiful but icy day at the Olympic Sliding Centre in Innsbruck, Alex Ferlazzo has put down two fantastic runs in the men’s luge competition to come 19th.
Australian alpine skiers Greta Small and Harry Laidlaw gave their all in the Super Combined at the Winter Youth Olympic Games on Sunday with mixed results.
Winter Youth Olympian Lachlan Porter asked and got exactly what he wanted. Australia’s sole representative in biathlon awoke to bright sunny skies, little wind and the type of freezing weather he loves to compete in.
Alex Fitch has had a great competition but narrowly missed a medal in an exciting finals competition at the women’s snowboard halfpipe.
Sixteen-year-old Alex Fitch has soared into medal contention in the women’s snowboard halfpipe at the Innsbruck Youth Olympics this morning.
Australian alpine skier Greta Small got her Winter Youth Olympic Games off to a great start placing seventh in the Super G at Patscherkofel, overlooking Innsbruck.
After just a couple of months in the sport, Jindabyne’s Thomas Waddell has today qualified for the Winter Youth Olympic final in the men’s ski halfpipe.
Alex Fitch has secured herself a spot in the snowboard halfpipe semi-final, after a superb performance at Kühtai today.
Months of hard work from the athletes and Games organisers alike, came to a head tonight when the Innsbruck 2012 Winter Youth Olympics officially opened with a fantastic snow-capped ceremony.
Four Australians are in action on day one of competition at the Winter Youth Olympic Games. Alpine racer Greta Small will lead the Australian charge after carrying the flag in the Opening Ceremony.