It’s an open race for gold in the gruelling men’s 50km freestyle mass start cross-country duel on Pragelato Plan on 26 February (Day 16).
Don’t write off Joanne Carter…despite finishing 25th at Palavela in the short program, she is not quitting and has set herself for Vancouver 2010.
Oval Lingotto provided a party atmosphere, some controversy and breathtaking speed skating performances for the 12 events at the Torino Winter Games.
Skeleton made just it's fourth Winter Olympic appearance at Torino 2006 (second for women) and Australia qualified one competitor in each event...
Torino 2006 has been a breakthrough Olympics for Australia's snowboard athletes, and was so even before they posted two top-ten placings...
Cameron Morton was Australia’s sole biathlete competing at Torino 2006. The 31-year-old finished 83rd in the men’s 20 km individual biathlon event and 82nd in the men’s 10km sprint.
Felix Gottwald of Austria and Georg Hettich of Germany have emerged as the stars of the Nordic combined events at Pragelato at Torino 2006...
Britt back home after World Cup gold
Gallery: Looking back at 2016
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.