Winter News

The Olympic qualification chances of halfpipe team members Ben Mates and Mitch Allan have been set back by the second airline lost baggage problem to disrupt training and competition schedules of OWI athletes in the past ten days.

Michelle Steele looks set to become Australia's first skeleton athlete at an Olympic Games after winning the National Team selection trials.

SSA High Performance Alpine Development Team Update The SSA High Performance Alpine Development Team, consisting of Demian Franzen, Bryce Stevens, Will Clifford, Patrick Sweeny, Scott Gange, Thomas Mathias, Hugh Stevens and Christian Geiger, has been busy training and competing in Europe under coach Mike Gould.

The NSWIS/SSA mogul ski team is winding up its pre-season training in Silver Star Mountain, Canada, ready to head to Europe for World Cup and Europa Cup competition.

NSWIS/SSA Halfpipe Snowboard Development Team The NSWIS/SSA Halfpipe Snowboard Development Team has taken part in their first event of the 2005-2006 international season, competing in the USSA Halfpipe Grand Prix event in Mt Bachelor, Oregon.

The head of US skiing today called Bode Miller's comments about drinking and racing "unacceptable" and "irresponsible,"...

2006 Torino short track team skaters in action (L to R) Lachlan Hay, Mark McNee, Stephen Lee and Alex McEwan.

The Australian Olympic Committee today selected the first athletes to represent Australia at the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Torino, Italy...

Australia's slalom duo of Jono Brauer and Brad Wall have taken another step closer to Olympic selection, both producing top 60 per cent of field results in a World Cup in Adelboden, Switzerland, over the weekend.

The Australian U20 ice hockey team has retained its Division 2 position in world junior hockey after a 6-0 shutout win against archrivals New Zealand in the 2006 World Championships.

Australian aerial skier Lainie Cole has jumped to the first top five result of her career, finishing in fifth place in a World Cup in Mont Gabriel, Canada.