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Spratt goes flat-out for cycling crown

Spratt goes flat-out for cycling crown

8 January 2012

Amanda Spratt scored the biggest win of her cycling career on Saturday, soloing to the women's road race title at the Australian road championships.

Q&A with YOG Ambassador Ramone Cooper

Q&A with YOG Ambassador Ramone Cooper

3 January 2012

The 2012 Australian Winter Youth Olympic Team is lucky enough to have dual Olympic medallist Alisa Camplin leading them as Chef de Mission. Add to the mix Vancouver moguls Olympian Ramone Cooper and the two stars are providing a brilliant platform for Australia's future Winter Olympic stars. Cooper is a Young Ambassador for the inaugural Games and gives us a rundown of what to expect in Innsbruck this January.

Rhodes to defend crown

Rhodes to defend crown

3 January 2012

Defending champion Alexis Rhodes will line up at this week's Cycling Australia Road National Championships in GreenEDGE-AIS colours after becoming the newest recruit for the Australian registered professional women's team.

Youth Olympic Torch passes through Innsbruck

Youth Olympic Torch passes through Innsbruck

30 December 2011

Excitement is building in Austria with less than 15 days until the Opening Ceremony of the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games on 13 January.

Melbourne form guide to London 2012

Melbourne form guide to London 2012

29 December 2011

After early suggestions that the long trip to Australia would hinder preparations for their home Olympic Games, Great Britain has confirmed that they will send a full strength team to the 2012 UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Melbourne this April.

Finally it's snowing! Jack's Diary

Finally it's snowing! Jack's Diary

28 December 2011

It’s been snowing!!! Its snowed over a metre in Leogang where I am training at the moment. Got an amazing powder day yesterday and the day before. Now we finally have enough snow to start setting up features to train on. Hopefully when it stops snowing we can set up a roller pack and a pump track that we can train on.

London Olympic Park almost complete

London Olympic Park almost complete

28 December 2011

The organisers of the London 2012 Olympics have invited the world to enjoy a bird's-eye view of the completed venues where the Games will be held next year.

Male gymnasts last-ditch Olympic bid

Male gymnasts last-ditch Olympic bid

28 December 2011

Australia's male gymnasts will make a last-ditch bid for an Olympic berth when they take part in the London 2012 test event starting next week.

Bronze highlight of great Canadian tour - Greta’s diary

Bronze highlight of great Canadian tour - Greta’s diary

28 December 2011

I have officially arrived in Austria ready for the Winter Youth Olympic Games after leaving here to go all the way around the world to compete in the North American Cup race series in Canada.

Stepping up in style

Stepping up in style

24 December 2011

When Melinda McLeod made the jump from the junior to senior BMX ranks earlier this year she sent a clear message to her teammates and competitors – watch out!

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

2017/18 Winter World Cup season

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?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.