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Snowboarder dies during World Cup training run

Snowboarder dies during World Cup training run

13 March 2006

Swedish snowboarder Jonatan Johansson died Sunday after falling during a snowboardcross run down Whiteface Mountain in the Adirondacks.

Burton produces a career high result

Burton produces a career high result

12 March 2006

Andrew Burton has produced the highest placing of his World Cup career, finishing one spot off the podium in the penultimate event of the season in Lake Placid, New York.

Burton sixth in qualification as rookies debut

Burton sixth in qualification as rookies debut

11 March 2006

Andrew Burton has qualified for tomorrow's final of the halfpipe World Cup in Lake Placid, New York State.

NSWIS rookie duo to start at Lake Placid World Cup

NSWIS rookie duo to start at Lake Placid World Cup

7 March 2006

NSWIS rookie duo of Ben Johnson and Nathan Johnstone will join OWI athlete and Torino Olympian, Andrew Burton, to represent Australia at the World Cup Half Pipe event in Lake Placid, New York, USA.

Begg-Smith 7th in Japan

Begg-Smith 7th in Japan

7 March 2006

One week after clinching the World Cup Mogul title, Dale Begg-Smith has returned to action in Inawashiro, Japan, finishing in seventh place.

Cooper moves closer to record tally with Swiss victory

Cooper moves closer to record tally with Swiss victory

4 March 2006

Jacqui Cooper has emphatically demonstrated that her world record jump in Torino was not a one-off achievement, landing a 113 point-plus triple twisting triple somersault on the way to the 16th World Cup victory of her career.

Cooper looking for another record as she competes in Davos

Cooper looking for another record as she competes in Davos

3 March 2006

After putting the disappointment of Torino 2006 out of her mind - at least temporarily - Jacqui Cooper is ready to move one step closer to aerial skiing immortality when she competes in Davos this weekend.

Begg-Smith adds World Cup title to Olympic gold

Begg-Smith adds World Cup title to Olympic gold

2 March 2006

Dale Begg-Smith has added the 2006 World Cup moguls title to his Olympic gold medal after winning the post-Games event in South Korea.

Next Winter Games on familiar turf

Next Winter Games on familiar turf

28 February 2006

Canada’s Whistler, the venue for the next Winter Olympics in 2010, will provide the Australian team with something close a home ground advantage...

AOC Athlete Commission elections

AOC Athlete Commission elections

28 February 2006

Aerialist Jacqui Cooper and speed skater Steven Bradbury have been selected for the AOC Athletes Commission...

Britt back home after World Cup gold

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Did you know?

Colin Coates (Speed Skating) has attended 6 Winter Games: 1968, 1972, 1976, 1980, 1984, 1988.