News

Steele set for Torino skeleton debut

Steele set for Torino skeleton debut

11 January 2006

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

Lost baggage grounds qualification chance

Lost baggage grounds qualification chance

10 January 2006

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.

Steele set for Torino skeleton debut

Steele set for Torino skeleton debut

10 January 2006

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

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.

Michael Rogers receives Athens bronze medal

Road to Rio: Athlete Journeys

Did you know?

At London 2012 Australia won 7 gold medals, 16 silver and 12 bronze, a total of 35 medals.