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Sapporo experience invaluable for Aussie athletes

Sapporo experience invaluable for Aussie athletes

13 January 2017

Becoming accustomed to the atmosphere in an Olympic Village at the February Asian Winter Games will provide invaluable experience for emerging and seasoned athletes.

Action packed weekend for Aussie winter sport stars

Action packed weekend for Aussie winter sport stars

13 January 2017

The all-important World Cup events heat up again this weekend as the Aussies fly the flag in a host of winter sports. Snowboard slopestyle athlete Jessica Rich kicks off proceedings in Kreischberg, Austria on Friday evening at 6.45pm AEDT while Ski slopestyle star Russ Henshaw competes in Font Romeu, France from 7pm AEDT.

Relaxed Rich ready for Austria World Cup

Relaxed Rich ready for Austria World Cup

13 January 2017

Despite having only made two appearances on the World Cup circuit, Jess Rich is ready to prove why she’s Australia’s best slopestyle snowboarder in Kreischberg this weekend.

Bawden not giving up the green and gold

Bawden not giving up the green and gold

12 January 2017

After three Olympics spread over 16 years and involving two different sports, one might expect Australian beach volleyballer Louise Bawden might be happy to put her feet up for a while.

Olympians challenged on day two of Australian slalom nationals

Olympians challenged on day two of Australian slalom nationals

12 January 2017

Experienced campaigner Rosalyn Lawrence has thrown down the gauntlet to two-time Olympic medallist, Jessica Fox, in the K1 event at the Australian National Slalom Championships in Sydney.

Nitro Team Australia team confirmed

Nitro Team Australia team confirmed

12 January 2017

An Australian team full of young guns and rising stars are relishing the opportunity to take on Usain Bolt and his international band of super stars at the inaugural Nitro Athletics Melbourne.

Aerial Team flying into third World Cup

Aerial Team flying into third World Cup

12 January 2017

Australia’s Flying Kangaroos Danielle Scott, Laura Peel, Samantha Wells, Lydia Lassila and Dave Morris have arrived in Lake Placid, USA ready for the third Aerial Skiing World Cup, which kicks off with qualifying just before 7am on Sunday, January 15 (AEDT).

Rio unveils Wall of Champions as Brazil reveales record tourist boost

Rio unveils Wall of Champions as Brazil reveales record tourist boost

12 January 2017

The Brazilian Ministry of Tourism has confirmed that the Rio 2016 Olympic Games helped the country achieve record tourism figures last year.

Thumbs up for new PyeongChang venue

Thumbs up for new PyeongChang venue

12 January 2017

Last month the world was given its first glimpse into one of PyeongChang’s brand new Winter Olympic venues ahead of the 2018 Winter Olympics.

All systems go as Lydia returns to competition

All systems go as Lydia returns to competition

11 January 2017

Dual Olympic medallist Lydia Lassila will compete in her first event, since her Sochi bronze medal in 2014, this weekend at the Aerials World Cup in Lake Placid, USA.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).