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Skeleton: Trials to finalise skeleton duo

Skeleton: Trials to finalise skeleton duo

4 January 2006

Australia's skeleton athletes will compete in national trials in Konigssee, Germany, this week, in the next step in team selection for Torino 2006.

Aerial skiers look for top 60s in Canada

Aerial skiers look for top 60s in Canada

4 January 2006

Flying Kangaroos Liz Gardner, Lainie Cole and Bree Munro will compete in a World Cup in Mont Gabriel, Canada, this weekend, Gardner and Munro seeking top 60 per cent results for Torino 2006 qualification.

Aerial skiers look for top 60s in Canada

Aerial skiers look for top 60s in Canada

4 January 2006

Flying Kangaroos Liz Gardner, Lainie Cole and Bree Munro will compete in a World Cup in Mont Gabriel, Canada, this weekend, Gardner and Munro seeking top 60 per cent results for Torino 2006 qualification.

Alpine Skiing: Branch 43rd as qualification chase continues

Alpine Skiing: Branch 43rd as qualification chase continues

4 January 2006

Craig Branch was Australia's sole starter in the men's World Cup downhill in Bormio during the Christmas/New Year week, with AJ Bear opting not to race because of illness in the lead-up.

Australia to have a rider in every Torino event

Australia to have a rider in every Torino event

4 January 2006

Australia's snowboarders have ensured we will have representatives in every snowboard event at the Torino 2006 Winter Olympics after the latest round of northern hemisphere competition.

Largest Australian team in history looms for Torino

Largest Australian team in history looms for Torino

3 January 2006

Australia's team size for the Torino Winter Games now looks like being a minimum of 33, which would make it the largest in the nation's history...

Torino team size at least 33

Torino team size at least 33

31 December 2005

Australia will send the largest cross country contingent in its Olympic history to Torino 2006, and also have representatives in every snowboard event for the first time after the latest round of northern hemisphere competition.

Short track squad finalised and primed for Torino

Short track squad finalised and primed for Torino

30 December 2005

Australia's short track squad for the XX Olympic Winter Games in Torino, Italy has been finalised and another medal is not out of the question...

Salt Lake 2002 skaters set for second Olympics

Salt Lake 2002 skaters set for second Olympics

28 December 2005

Salt Lake 2002 Olympians Mark McNee, Alex McEwan and Stephen Lee are heading for their second Winter Games after making their way through the Australian short track speed skating qualifying trials in Sydney.

Short Track Speed Skating: Salt Lake 2002 skaters set for second Olympics

Short Track Speed Skating: Salt Lake 2002 skaters set for second Olympics

28 December 2005

Salt Lake 2002 Olympians Mark McNee, Alex McEwan and Stephen Lee are heading for their second Winter Games after making their way through the Australian short track speed skating qualifying trials in Sydney.

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Did you know?

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