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Final hit out for skeleton athlete before Games

Final hit out for skeleton athlete before Games

3 February 2006

19 year old skeleton athlete Michelle Steele will have her final race this weekend before the start of the Winter Olympics and could write her name in the record books.

Healthy athletes the goal in final moguls event

Healthy athletes the goal in final moguls event

1 February 2006

Australia's mogul skiing athletes tackle their last World Cup before Torino 2006 on Saturday, competing in the Czech Republic resort of Spindleruv Mlyn.

Shaw wins final pre Olympic event

Shaw wins final pre Olympic event

1 February 2006

SSA Snowboarder Johanna Shaw has completed her final Olympic lead up event with great success, winning the Nor-Am Parallel Gianst Slalom in Steamboat, Colorado, USA.

Australia's first athletes arrive in Torino for the XX Winter Games

Australia's first athletes arrive in Torino for the XX Winter Games

1 February 2006

Biathlete Cameron Morton and skeleton athlete Shaun Boyle are the first Australian athletes to arrive in Torino for the 2006 Olympic Winter Games.

Bright signals halfpipe medal potential

Bright signals halfpipe medal potential

29 January 2006

Torah Bright has finished in second place in the Winter X Games halfpipe in Aspen, Colorado, declaring her candidacy for a place on the Torino 2006 podium.

Carter eighth in Torino Games warm-up

Carter eighth in Torino Games warm-up

29 January 2006

Joanne Carter has finished in eighth place at the Four Continents competition in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in her final warm-up event prior to Torino 2006.

Begg-Smith takes three from three

Begg-Smith takes three from three

29 January 2006

Australian moguls skier Dale Begg-Smith has pushed his winning run to three consecutive World Cups, taking gold in Madonna di Campiglio, Italy.

Carter eighth in Four Continents short program

Carter eighth in Four Continents short program

28 January 2006

Joanne Carter has skated to eighth place in the short program of the Four Continents competition in Colorado Springs, Colorado, in her final warm-up event prior to Torino 2006, Carter scored 47.

NSWIS/SSA Development Mogul Team complete successful Europa Cup tour

NSWIS/SSA Development Mogul Team complete successful Europa Cup tour

27 January 2006

The NSWIS/SSA Development Mogul Team has completed their third and final Europa Cup event of the season, with 16 year-old Mt Buller local Robert Lovick recording a great personal best result in Dolni Morava, Czech Republic.

Cooper wins first Europa Cup Medal

Cooper wins first Europa Cup Medal

24 January 2006

NSWIS/SSA Mogul Development Team member Ramone Cooper has won his first Europa Cup Mogul Skiing medal, finishing in third place on day two of competition in Dolni Morava, Czech Republic.

Olympic stars inspire students in Canberra

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Did you know?

Alana Boyd (athletics – pole vault) made Australian Olympic history in Beijing, becoming the first Australian to join both parents as Olympians. This feat was emulated by Jess Fox (canoe/kayak - slalom) at the London 2012 Games.