Not many people can say they fell into their Olympic career “totally by accident” but that’s exactly what happened to PyeongChang 2018 hopeful, Ashleigh Werner.
Having made her Olympic debut at Sochi 2014, aerials skier Samantha Wells is on track to wear the green and gold at another Winter Games at PyeongChang in just under a year's time.
The excitement of last season’s success has given way to a focus on the year ahead for the mogul skiing program led by coaches Steve ‘Des’ Desovich and Jerry Grossi.
World Champions Britt Cox and Scotty James have jointly taken out the Australian Snowsports Athlete of the Year Award, which was announced at the 2017 Ski and Snowboard Awards in Melbourne last night.
After a record breaking International season for Australia’s Snowsports athletes, 21 have been nominated for Snowsport Athlete of the Year Awards in their class, in recognition of their outstanding achievements ahead of the Australian Ski & Snowboard Awards.
After her first taste of Olympic glory at the Youth Winter Olympic Games last year, Emily Arthur has her sights firmly set on qualifying for her debut Olympic Games at PyeongChang 2018.
One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018
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American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).
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At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.