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SSA Alpine Skiing Development Update

SSA Alpine Skiing Development Update

10 January 2006

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.

NSWIS/SSA Development Mogul Team ready for competition

NSWIS/SSA Development Mogul Team ready for competition

10 January 2006

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.

SSA Snowboard Development News

SSA Snowboard Development News

10 January 2006

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.

US ski chief calls Miller's comments 'unacceptable'

US ski chief calls Miller's comments 'unacceptable'

10 January 2006

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

First athletes selected for 2006 Winter Games

First athletes selected for 2006 Winter Games

10 January 2006

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

Slalom duo move closer to Torino selection

Slalom duo move closer to Torino selection

9 January 2006

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.

Junior Hockey team retains Division 2 status

Junior Hockey team retains Division 2 status

9 January 2006

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.

First top five for aerial skier

First top five for aerial skier

9 January 2006

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.

Shaw rides to another PB

Shaw rides to another PB

9 January 2006

Johanna Shaw has ridden to another personal best, finishing in 18th place in a World Cup parallel giant slalom in Kreischberg, Austria.

Raymond in Oberhof sprint

Raymond in Oberhof sprint

9 January 2006

In the absence of Cameron Morton, Mark Raymond has finished in 102nd place in the Oberhof World Cup sprint event in Germany.

Aussies march into Port Moresby

2015 Pacific Games

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.