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Henshaw eighth in World Ski Slopestyle final

Henshaw eighth in World Ski Slopestyle final

20 March 2017

Russ Henshaw saved his best run for last to finish eighth overall in the men’s Ski Slopestyle at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

Aussie Ski-Cross team make finals but miss podium rounds

Aussie Ski-Cross team make finals but miss podium rounds

19 March 2017

The penultimate day of competition at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships saw Sami Kennedy-Sim and Anton Grimus in action in the men’s and women’s Ski Cross events.

Australian pair skaters become Junior World Champions

Australian pair skaters become Junior World Champions

18 March 2017

Australia is celebrating a magic moment in the nation's sporting history with pair skaters Harley Windsor (20) and Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya (17) crowned 2017 Junior World Figure Skating Champions after a confident, attacking free program skate in Taipei City, Taiwan.

PyeongChang Sliding Track gets Aussie approval ahead of Test Event

PyeongChang Sliding Track gets Aussie approval ahead of Test Event

17 March 2017

Australian athletes from the sliding disciplines of skeleton and bobsleigh have given the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic track their seal of approval ahead of this weekend’s Olympic Test Event.

IOC announces principles for a more robust Anti-Doping System

IOC announces principles for a more robust Anti-Doping System

17 March 2017

The IOC outlines 12 principles for a more robust and independent global Anti-Doping System to protect clean athletes.

World Champs final stop for Ski Cross team

World Champs final stop for Ski Cross team

17 March 2017

After a hectic World Cup schedule spanning 13 events in seven countries, Ski Cross athletes Anton Grimus and Sami Kennedy-Sim have one competition before season end – the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

IOC launches bold initiative on gender equality

IOC launches bold initiative on gender equality

17 March 2017

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board today approved a major review project regarding gender equality in the Olympic Movement.

Coady hungry for more after World Championships debut

Coady hungry for more after World Championships debut

17 March 2017

Tess Coady missed advancing to the finals of the women’s Big Air at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships, but the 16-year-old isn’t disappointed and she's promising even better results next season.

World-class lifters to test Australia's best this weekend

World-class lifters to test Australia's best this weekend

16 March 2017

The most impressive weightlifting field to compete in Australia since the 2006 Commonwealth Games will take part this weekend in the Australia International in Melbourne, with world-class athletes joining Olympic and Commonwealth Games medallists.

Ski Slopestyle athletes seeking success at Sierra Nevada

Ski Slopestyle athletes seeking success at Sierra Nevada

16 March 2017

Russ Henshaw and Ryley Lucas will form Australia’s two-man Ski Slopestyle contingent at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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