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Almaty the unknown contender in Winter Olympic contest

Almaty the unknown contender in Winter Olympic contest

29 July 2015

2022 Bid: The contest to host the 2022 Winter Olympic Games is only a two-horse race but IOC members face a difficult decision when they vote on Friday

Decision nears on 2022 Olympic bid

Decision nears on 2022 Olympic bid

27 July 2015

Beijing and Almaty have embarked on a frantic final lobbying campaign for the 2022 Winter Olympics ahead of a decision this week on the winner.

Lassila eyes fifth Winter Olympics

Lassila eyes fifth Winter Olympics

9 July 2015

Dual medallist Lydia Lassila says she'd love to have a crack at a fifth Winter Olympic Games - if a training facility can be built for snow athletes in Australia.

Olympic Day social wrap

Olympic Day social wrap

23 June 2015

June 23 is celebrated around the world as the birth of the modern Olympic Games. For this year's Olympic Day Australian athletes visited schools, got active and took to social media to celebrate the Olympics.

Morris eyes more Games glory

Morris eyes more Games glory

18 June 2015

Sochi Winter Olympics silver medallist David Morris has revealed he's eyeing more Games glory in 2018 after pulling the pin on retirement.

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

Two more winter sports stars support Lillehammer 2016

17 June 2015

IOC has announced its latest Ambassadors to support the Lillehammer Youth Olympics: Snowboarder Silje Norendal and ice hockey player Mats Zuccarello.

Lillehammer 2016 putting IOC Olympic Agenda 2020 into action

Lillehammer 2016 putting IOC Olympic Agenda 2020 into action

1 May 2015

The IOC Coordination Commission has wrapped up its fourth visit to Norway impressed with the progress made with 10 months to go to the 2nd Winter YOG.

Peel and James crowned Snowsports Athlete of the Year

Peel and James crowned Snowsports Athlete of the Year

1 May 2015

World Championship gold medals have secured aerial skier Laura Peel and snowboarder Scotty James the joint title of Australia’s Snowsports Athlete of the Year.

Calling all young designers!

Calling all young designers!

26 March 2015

IOC launches medal design competition for Lillehammer 2016

Pullin finishes season ranked second

Pullin finishes season ranked second

23 March 2015

Two-time World Champion Alex “Chumpy” Pullin finished third in the men’s final in Spain to finish the season ranked second overall.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

Andrew Hoy (Equestrian) has attended 7 Summer Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2012).