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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.

Australian skier's Olympic hopes in doubt

Australian skier's Olympic hopes in doubt

9 January 2006

The Olympic campaign of Australian alpine skier Luke Deane appears to be over following an accident in a World Cup...

Hackl all but set to compete at sixth Olympics

Hackl all but set to compete at sixth Olympics

9 January 2006

Three-time gold medallist Georg Hackl will most likely compete in his sixth Winter Olympics next month in Torino...

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...

Top ten for Begg-Smith, Berchtold qualifies for Games team

Top ten for Begg-Smith, Berchtold qualifies for Games team

8 January 2006

Dale Begg-Smith has finished in ninth place in a World Cup in Mont Gabriel, Canada, with brother Jason the next best of the Australians in 28th place.

Camplin makes first jumps since knee op

Camplin makes first jumps since knee op

8 January 2006

Alisa Camplin has performed her first jumps on snow since her knee reconstruction, landing several single somersaults at the Flying Kangaroos' training base in Apex, British Columbia.

Deane's Olympic campaign is over

Deane's Olympic campaign is over

8 January 2006

The Olympic campaign of Australian alpine skier Luke Deane appears to be over following an accident in a World Cup giant slalom race in Adelboden, Switzerland.

Another top ten to Hayler

Another top ten to Hayler

5 January 2006

Australian snowboarder Damon Hayler has ridden to his second top ten result of the season, finishing tenth in a snowboard World Cup in Bad Gastein, Austria.

US skeleton coach suspended

US skeleton coach suspended

5 January 2006

Suspended US skeleton coach Tim Nardiello will not be allowed to travel with the team for World Cup races in Germany while sexual harassment allegations...

Mogul Skiing: Chance to lock down qualification

Mogul Skiing: Chance to lock down qualification

4 January 2006

A top 60 per cent of field result at this weekend's World Cup mogul skiing event in Mont Gabriel will complete the qualification requirements for Torino 2006 for Manuela Berchtold and Jason Begg-Smith.

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