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