Winter News

The Aussie Ski Cross team travels to Voss, Norway for the World Freestyle Championships.

BLOG: A video blog by Olympian Katya Crema. The Aussie Ski Cross team travels to Sochi, Russia for the Olympic test event, as well as way up north to Voss, Norway for the World Freestyle Championships.

A figure skater who loves to ride horses!

BLOG: I take off and land about 85 times per day 6 days per week. No, I am not a Qantas 747!

Australian mogul skier Britteny Cox executing a perfect jump at the Deer Valley World Cup.

Britt Cox was only 15 and the youngest competitor at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. Now less than 12 months out from Sochi 2014 she recaps her latest great season

Lydia Lassila #3 of Australia competes in the Ladies Aerials during the Freestyle International at Deer Valley on February 1, 2013 in Park City, Utah.

SOCHI 2014: Injury looms as the bogeyman for an Australian Winter Olympics team which is aiming for its most successful Games next February in Sochi.

Anna Segal cross training

BLOG: A week ago I made the move from my familiar home city of Melbourne up Sydney’s beautiful Northern Beaches. Over the last few years I’ve had small tastes of Sydney life, but this next month will be my longest stint.

Focusing on the challenge at hand.

BLOG: So my World Cup season is finally finished, and while it didn’t all go to plan, there were some major highlights for me which all point towards an exciting 2013-14 season leading into Sochi.

(L-R) Danielle Woodward, Nicole Livingstone and Kitty Chiller.

AOC: Women will play a key role in the running of the Olympic Movement in Australia in the future following a massive shift in the gender balance on the Executive (Board) of the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC).

The beautiful Sochi ski cross course at the official test event for the 2014 Winter Games.

SOCHI 2014: Russia has started to stockpile hundreds of thousands of cubic metres of snow to ensure the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi is not hit by unpredictable weather conditions.

How to do a Front 5!

BLOG: My 2013 winter has definitely been an eventful one on and off the snowboard. I have been based in Breckenridge, Colorado USA since November 26th training with my Coach Jarrod Wouters. I have been spending my summers in Breckenridge since I was 14.

Snowboard and Freestyle Center in Rosa Khutor near the Black Sea resort of Sochi.

BLOG: Last month I was in Russia for the Olympic test event. Things didn’t go as well as I hoped, finishing in 8th place in finals. My riding was feeling really good but I just couldn’t put a run down when it counted.