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Life bans for senior athletics trio

Life bans for senior athletics trio

8 January 2016

The former head of Russian athletics Valentin Balakhnichev, the country's former head coach Aleksey Melnikov, and Papa Massata Diack, the son of the former IAAF President Lamine Diack, have all been banned from the sport for life over corruption charges.

Katie's Blog | Speeding towards the Youth Olympics

Katie's Blog | Speeding towards the Youth Olympics

2 January 2016

My name is Katie Parker, I'm 17-years-old and currently attend Sugar Bowl Academy in California.

Slade slides back to Lillehammer

Slade slides back to Lillehammer

24 December 2015

Trying a winter Olympic sport that you can’t train for in Australia and then nine months later securing selection for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games is nothing short of remarkable.

Snowboarders added to Lillehammer Youth Olympic Team

Snowboarders added to Lillehammer Youth Olympic Team

24 December 2015

Christmas has come early for two of Australia’s brightest young winter prospects Mollie Fernandez and Alex Dickson who have been selected to the Australian Team for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Moore inspired by Bradbury and Lillehammer legacy

Moore inspired by Bradbury and Lillehammer legacy

24 December 2015

At the 1994 Lillehammer Olympic Winter Games the men’s short-track relay team won Australia’s first winter Olympic medal.

Olympic dreams come true for young biathletes

Olympic dreams come true for young biathletes

23 December 2015

Darcie Morton, 15, and Jethro Mahon, 16, will have the chance to live out their Olympic dreams after being officially selected to the Australian Team for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Lilly's Blog | Summer training key for Lillehammer success

Lilly's Blog | Summer training key for Lillehammer success

22 December 2015

My name is Lilly and I will be representing Australia for cross-country skiing at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Norway.

Madison's Blog | Hitting The Ice

Madison's Blog | Hitting The Ice

22 December 2015

As you are probably thinking, it's quite uncommon for a 15-year-old girl from Perth, Western Australia to be competing at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Morris lands on top of world rankings

Morris lands on top of world rankings

21 December 2015

Silver medallist David Morris has marked his World Cup return to be the number one ranked athlete after the first two events in Beijing.

Vale Maurice Grace

Vale Maurice Grace

21 December 2015

The Australian Olympic Committee was saddened to learn of the passing of Australian Olympic Coach and Oarsman Maurice Grace.

Ice hockey skills stars hit the Lillehammer ice

Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games