Long story short – I won my first World Cup and in doing so bumped myself up to 2nd overall in the World to finish of the season.
Aussie young gun Greta Small has laid down some impressive performances on her way to winning a silver and a bronze medal at the World Junior Alpine Ski Championships in Quebec, Canada.
Australian Short Track Speed Skater, Deanna Lockett, has won a bronze medal in the final of the 1500 metres at the Junior World Championships in Warsaw, Poland.
AERIAL SKIING: David Morris rewrote wintersport record books today when he became the first Australian to win a men’s World Cup aerial skiing event and in doing so ended the season as the highest ranked Aussie male in the discipline’s history.
Australia’s Winter Olympic hopefuls have been given their first taste of the trying conditions that await them at the Sochi 2014 Winter Games as they took to the Olympic venues for the first time at the official test event over the past fortnight.
Dual Olympian Jenny Owens has seen first hand just how the host city of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games is coming together less than a year out from the event.
SKI CROSS: Australian athlete Anton Grimus enjoyed a World Cup career equalling best qualifying result and a fourth place in the consolation final in the ski cross test event for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Russia today.
Australian aerial skier Laura Peel moved into third on the world rankings with the fourth podium finish of her career in the World Cup and test event of next year’s Sochi Winter Olympic Games in Russia tonight.
MOGULS: Australian teenager Matt Graham marked the start of his 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games countdown with a career best result in the World Cup mogul skiing and Olympic test event in Russia.
ALPINE SKIING: Australia’s lone female alpine ranger Greta Small skied to 45th in the Giant Slalom at the World Ski Championships in Schladming, Austria on Thursday. The event was won by Frenchwoman Tessa Worley who has family ties to Australia.