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IOC praises cities for their Olympics bids

IOC praises cities for their Olympics bids

18 February 2016

The IOC has praised the four cities bidding for the 2024 Olympics for relying on existing and temporary facilities to cut costs.

Day 5 Wrap - The green and gold hit the Lillehammer snow

Day 5 Wrap - The green and gold hit the Lillehammer snow

18 February 2016

Catch up on all the Aussie action on day five of the Lillehammer 2016 Games.

Muhlen unable to keep dream run going

Muhlen unable to keep dream run going

17 February 2016

Ski Cross bronze medallist Louis Muhlen had the form to produce a top alpine result in the Giant Slalom but it wasn’t to be.

Relay brings a close to Aussies biathlon campaign

Relay brings a close to Aussies biathlon campaign

17 February 2016

Darcie Morton and Jethro Mahon have wrapped up their Lillehammer 2016 campaign with a 27th place finish in the biathlon single mixed relay at the Birkebeineren Stadium.

Skillful Poole pipped from podium

Skillful Poole pipped from podium

17 February 2016

Australian Ice Hockey player Madison Poole has finished fifth in a nail-biting Skills Challenge final at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympic Games.

Day 4 Wrap - 9 Aussies do their nation proud

Day 4 Wrap - 9 Aussies do their nation proud

17 February 2016

Australia's finest young winter athletes continue to produce some sensational performances at Lillehammer 2016.

Day 5 preview - Three Aussies hit the Lillehammer snow

Day 5 preview - Three Aussies hit the Lillehammer snow

17 February 2016

After three action packed days at Lillehammer 2016 that yielded Australia four Youth Olympic medals, there will be just three Aussies hitting the Norwegian snow on day five.

Burton and Boland knocked out early in sprint

Burton and Boland knocked out early in sprint

17 February 2016

Liam Burton and Lilly Boland missed out on qualifying for the race phase of the sprint classic competition at the Lillehammer 2016 Games.

Moore personal bests for Melbourne skater

Moore personal bests for Melbourne skater

17 February 2016

Producing your best performances under pressure is something all athletes aspire to do, and that is something 16-year-old Julia Moore has achieved at the Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Aussies unlucky in team ski-snowboard cross event

Aussies unlucky in team ski-snowboard cross event

17 February 2016

Australia were unlucky to miss out on the chance of another Lillehammer 2016 medal when they were knocked out of the team ski and snowboard cross event at Hafjell Freepark.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).