The disappointment of missing the Vancouver 2010 Olympics is the driving force behind Australia’s Bobsleigh pilot Heath Spence.
SHORT TRACK: The women’s 1500m Short Track Speed Skating has got underway with a roaring crowd at the Iceberg Skating Palace in Sochi.
BOBSLEIGH: Seven athletes will make their Winter Olympic debuts in Bobsleigh at the Sochi 2014 Games, having already represented their country at the Summer Olympics.
ALPINE SKIING: Australia’s speeding bullet Greta Small has had her first slip up at her debut Olympic Games after missing a gate in the Super G event at the Rosa Khutor Alpine Centre on Saturday.
Fresh from winning a bronze medal at the Sochi Winter Olympics, aerial skier Lydia Lassila, has issued an urgent call to build Australia’s first water ramp in the NSW town of Lennox Head.
ICE HOCKEY: Decades of rivalry looks set to continue, with Russia and the USA meeting in a preliminary round Ice Hockey match at Bolshoi Ice Dome on Day 8 of the Olympics.
FREESTYLE - AERIALS: Lydia Lassila has attempted a jump only men perform, in a brave bid to defend her Olympic aerial skiing title at the Sochi Olympic Winter Games.
At the halfway point of the Sochi Winter Olympics, eyes are being cast to the medal tally as nations battle to be on top at the end of Day 16.
FREESTYLE SKIING- AERIALS: Day 7 of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics has been a big day, with Australia winning its second medal at the Games. 31-year-old Lydia Lassila claimed bronze in the Freestyle Skiing Aerials event, adding to her gold medal from Vancouver in 2010. This is how Australia celebrated her win.
It was a night of consistency for Australia’s two women Skeleton competitors, Michelle Steele and Lucy Chaffer, in their last two runs at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on Friday.