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Slalom snowboarders wrap up competition in Sapporo

Slalom snowboarders wrap up competition in Sapporo

20 February 2017

Australia’s snowboard slalom trio have wrapped up their Asian Winter Games campaign with some solid results on the slopes of Sapporo Teine.

Wright endures to take third in sprint

Wright endures to take third in sprint

20 February 2017

Casey Wright has given Australia its first cause for celebration at the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games, finishing third in the women’s 1.4 km sprint.

Two Aussies crowned World Cup Series Champions

Two Aussies crowned World Cup Series Champions

20 February 2017

Scotty James and Britt Cox have been crowned the overall World Cup series champions in their respected sports after both won individual World Cup gold this weekend.

Cure conquers Colombia with double gold World Cup

Cure conquers Colombia with double gold World Cup

20 February 2017

Rio Olympian Amy Cure (TAS) made Sunday a golden day for Australia as she claimed two gold medals to complete the Cali round of the 2016-17 Tissot UCI Track World Cup series.

Aussies skaters wrap up Four Continents Champs

Aussies skaters wrap up Four Continents Champs

20 February 2017

Gangneung Ice Arena has proven it is well and truly ready to host the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, as the Australian Figure Skating Team wrapped up their ISU Four Continents Championships campaign with great results across the board.

Where are they now: Lillehammer 2016 athletes (part two)

Where are they now: Lillehammer 2016 athletes (part two)

20 February 2017

A year ago Australia took 17 rising winter athletes to the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games and returned home with five medals, a heap of top ten performances and a lifetime of amazing experiences.

London calling for walkers while indoor records fall

London calling for walkers while indoor records fall

20 February 2017

London is calling for Dane Bird-Smith (Qld) and Regan Lamble (Vic) after they won gold at the Oceania & Australian 20km Race Walking Championships in Adelaide (SA) to ensure their start at the IAAF World Championships.

Let the Games begin – Asian Winter Games officially opens

Let the Games begin – Asian Winter Games officially opens

20 February 2017

The spectacular Sapporo Dome played host to the opening ceremony of the eighth Asian Winter Games and Australia's delegation welcomed the opportunity to march in the official proceedings.

Cox secures first Mogul Skiing World Cup Title

Cox secures first Mogul Skiing World Cup Title

20 February 2017

Britt Cox has created history, becoming the first Australian female to win a Mogul Skiing World Cup title, in a mixed event where she did just enough in the Dual Mogul event in Tazawako, Japan.

Slalom athletes open Australia's AWG campaign

Slalom athletes open Australia's AWG campaign

19 February 2017

Slalom athletes Millie Bongiorno, Christian De Oliveira and Nick Masjuk have started Australia’s Asian Winter Games campaign, competing in the Giant Slalom on opening day of competition at Sapporo Teine.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).