Already with the country's best return in a World Cup season, there's a significant opportunity for the good times to roll on into spring at the Freestyle Skiing and Snowboard World Championships in Sierra Nevada, Spain.
With the World Championships just under two weeks away, Sami Kennedy-Sim has achieved a confidence boosting fifth place performance at the final World Cup event of the season in Blue Mountain, Canada.
Lydia Lassila has won her third gold medal at the Aerial Skiing World Cup Final in Moscow, Russia overnight, completing a fairy-tale comeback for the mother of two and dual Olympic Gold and Bronze medallist.
Danielle Scott will be fighting for her first ever Aerials World Cup series crown when she takes to the slopes in Moscow for the World Cup Final on Saturday.
Silvaplana's Corvatsch Park in Swizterland will host the fifth and final stop of the FIS Freestyle slopestyle World Cup season this weekend and Australia’s Russ Henshaw is in the mix for a top-ranked finish.
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Figure Skaters selected on the Australian Winter Olympic team
Did you know?
Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.
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).