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Day 5 Wrap - The green and gold hit the Lillehammer snow

Day 5 Wrap - The green and gold hit the Lillehammer snow

18 February 2016

Catch up on all the Aussie action on day five of the Lillehammer 2016 Games.

Day 4 preview - More medal chances in Lillehammer

Day 4 preview - More medal chances in Lillehammer

16 February 2016

After winning an amazing three medals on the fourth day of Lillehammer 2016 competition, Australia will be represented by nine athletes on day five of action.

Double delight for Australia’s ski cross team

Double delight for Australia’s ski cross team

16 February 2016

Zali Offord and Louis Muhlen have rounded out Australia’s most successful day at a Winter Games with silver and bronze medals in the Lillehammer 2016 ski cross competition on Hafjell Olympic Slope.

Dickson wins silver in snowboard cross

Dickson wins silver in snowboard cross

15 February 2016

Alex Dickson has won Australia’s second medal of the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games after claiming silver in the snowboard cross on Hafjell Olympic Slope.

Arthur wins halfpipe silver at Youth Olympics

Arthur wins halfpipe silver at Youth Olympics

14 February 2016

Australian snowboarder Emily Arthur has finished second in the halfpipe at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympic Games, with teammate Mahalah Mullins 15th.

Biathletes get acquainted with Birkebeineren course

Biathletes get acquainted with Birkebeineren course

12 February 2016

With their competition just days away two of Australia’s brightest young biathlon prospects have taken to the Lillehammer snow.

Emily Arthur announced as flag bearer for Youth Olympic Team

Emily Arthur announced as flag bearer for Youth Olympic Team

12 February 2016

Snowboarder Emily Arthur has been selected to carry the Australian flag at the Opening Ceremony of the second Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Final Aussies arrive in Lillehammer 2016 Village

Final Aussies arrive in Lillehammer 2016 Village

11 February 2016

The Australian team is now complete with the final three athletes joining the fourteen Aussies already living it up in the Lillehammer 2016 Village.

Planes, trains and ferries bring Youth Team to Lillehammer

Planes, trains and ferries bring Youth Team to Lillehammer

10 February 2016

Australia’s finest winter athletes are still arriving in Norway ahead of the opening of the winter Youth Olympic Games at the end of the week.

Hockey players love first session on Olympic ice

Hockey players love first session on Olympic ice

10 February 2016

Australia’s two young ice hockey players Madison Poole and Jake Riley had their first training session at the Lillehammer Olympic Park.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.