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A history of winter mascots - Part one

A history of winter mascots - Part one

9 April 2017

While the athletes rightfully garner all the attention at an Olympic Games there is an elite group that goes about their business silently and without fuss. That group is mascots, and it is time they were given their due.

Two Junior World Championship crowns for Coady

Two Junior World Championship crowns for Coady

4 April 2017

Tess Coady is a dual Junior World Champion after she won the snowboard slopestyle and snowboard big air events in Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech Republic on the weekend

Figure skaters secures Australia first Olympic quota spot

Figure skaters secures Australia first Olympic quota spot

2 April 2017

Brendan Kerry has secured Australia an Olympic berth for men at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games after finishing 15th at the Figure Skating World Championships in Helsinki last night with a smart finals free program.

Pair skaters unable to cement Olympic quota place for Australia

Pair skaters unable to cement Olympic quota place for Australia

1 April 2017

Newly crowned Junior World Pairs Champions Harley Windsor and Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya hopes of early qualification to the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang next February have been dashed despite making it to the final sixteen at the World Figure Skating Championships.

Confident Kerry in best shape of his career

Confident Kerry in best shape of his career

29 March 2017

There’s always more to do, another mountain to climb, another challenge to conquer.

'Field of Dreams' set to yield Aussie Winter Games medals

'Field of Dreams' set to yield Aussie Winter Games medals

29 March 2017

Australian Winter Olympic Team Chef de Mission Ian Chesterman is hoping that Bokwang Park will be Australia’s ‘Field of Dreams’ at the PyeongChang 2018 Games.

10 sporting highlights of March 2017

10 sporting highlights of March 2017

28 March 2017

March was the month of Aussie movers and shakers. Surfing legends returned, young figure skaters prevailed and medal hiatus’s fell.

8 Things you didn’t know about Jill Colebourn

8 Things you didn’t know about Jill Colebourn

28 March 2017

Between competing all over the world, completing her university degree and finding the coolest costumes to venture out in biathlete Jill Colebourn keeps herself pretty busy.

Top-ten Tess 'hyped' for Junior World Champs

Top-ten Tess 'hyped' for Junior World Champs

27 March 2017

Tess Coady’s competitors might be warier of her at the Junior Snowboard Slopestyle World Championships this weekend, after she produced a strong sixth-place finish at the Spindleruv Mlyn World Cup on Saturday.

Junior World Champions take on the big guns

Junior World Champions take on the big guns

27 March 2017

Olympic qualification could be just days away for Australia’s super pair, Harley Windsor and Katia Alexandrovskaya when they compete in the World Figure Skating Championships in Helsinki this week.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.

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Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.