Planning for security is as much part of the Olympic Games as the Opening Ceremony and gold medals. The Torino Games is no exception, and the Australian team...
The NSWIS/SSA Mogul Development Program have completed a very successful 2005-2006 Northern Hemisphere winter by competing in the World Cup event in Spindleruv Mlyn, Czech Republic.
Moguls medal favourite Dale Begg-Smith has touched down in Italy for the Winter Olympics declaring he is proud to to be competing for Australia.
Jono Brauer has produced the best result of his career just a week before the Torino 2006 Olympic Games, finishing in 14th place in the Super Combined in Chamonix, France.
Michelle Steele could become the nation's first world champion in skeleton this weekend if she maintains the form that took her to fourth place in a World Cup event in Igls in December.
19 year old skeleton athlete Michelle Steele will have her final race this weekend before the start of the Winter Olympics and could write her name in the record books.
Australia's mogul skiing athletes tackle their last World Cup before Torino 2006 on Saturday, competing in the Czech Republic resort of Spindleruv Mlyn.
SSA Snowboarder Johanna Shaw has completed her final Olympic lead up event with great success, winning the Nor-Am Parallel Gianst Slalom in Steamboat, Colorado, USA.
Australian Medallists of the Rio Games
Qantas Welcome Home Ceremony
Did you know?
Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.