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Mogul skiers find their feet

Mogul skiers find their feet

25 February 2017

Australian athletes are feeling confident for the rest of their competition after experiencing strong qualification runs in the men’s and women’s Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games Dual Moguls, which were held Friday at the Bankei Ski Arena.

Biathlon young guns go in pursuit of Sapporo glory

Biathlon young guns go in pursuit of Sapporo glory

24 February 2017

The Asian Winter Games has provided the Australian team with a number of experiences that they would not usually get throughout the international season.

Aussies underway at Cross Country World Championships

Aussies underway at Cross Country World Championships

24 February 2017

The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships have kicked off with eight Australians taking to the snow as the first medals were decided in Lahti, Finland.

Short program delivers top group for Craine

Short program delivers top group for Craine

24 February 2017

Australia’s Kailani Craine has again increased her best score in the short program after skating to a top five finish with 55.02 points in the ladies short program at the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games last night.

Aussie biathletes aim high in Sapporo

Aussie biathletes aim high in Sapporo

23 February 2017

With their first race under their belts, Australia’s biathletes are looking forward to improving performances at the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games.

Debut delight for Farrell

Debut delight for Farrell

23 February 2017

In her Asian Winter Games debut, Australia’s Zanna Farrell has achieved a fantastic result, finishing fifth in the ladies’ giant slalom in Sapporo today.

Grueling Sapporo program continues for cross country skiers

Grueling Sapporo program continues for cross country skiers

23 February 2017

Australian Casey Wright continued her superb form at the Asian Winter Games in Sapporo, with a strong performance in the ladies 5km classic cross country today.

Investment in two 15 year olds pays off

Investment in two 15 year olds pays off

23 February 2017

Seven years ago two 15-year-old rookies readied themselves to take on the world’s best on sport’s grandest stage, the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games.

Mogul skiers heading for the home straight

Mogul skiers heading for the home straight

23 February 2017

They may be a little weary from the week-in, week-out competing, travelling, training and resting on the 2016-2017 FIS Mogul Skiing World Cup tour, but the Australians are staying on top of their game in a spectacular season that has created history.

A defining moment for Speed Skater Capponi

A defining moment for Speed Skater Capponi

23 February 2017

22-year old Josh Capponi will not forget the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games quickly, after getting the chance to go head-to-head against Olympic gold medallist and event winner Lee Seung-Hoon of Korea.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.

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).