Chinese skier Nannan Xu has upstaged local pair Alisa Camplin and Lydia Ierodiaconou to take out today’s opening round of the Alpine Exposure World Aerials at Mt Buller.
Australian stars Alisa Camplin and Lydia Ierodiaconou are the leading qualifiers for this afternoon’s final of the first round of the Alpine Exposure World Aerials at Mt Buller.
Skiing Australia rider Johanna Shaw has defeated French World Cup competitor Marie Laissus to win the 2003 PGS title at the Fructis Freeride Snowboard Nationals at Falls Creek.
Bradley Wall has won the national slalom championship at Mt Hotham.
Canadian born Dale Begg-Smith, currently training under the Olympic Winter Institute of Australia freestyle program, has taken out the 2003 Tooheys Extra Dry ABOM Mogul Challenge.
Jono Brauer switched slalom equipment for super G skis at Thredbo on August 11, winning a FIS race from 2002 Olympic team member Craig Branch.
NSWIS/SAL Alpine National Team member, Luke Deane, won back to back Australia New Zealand Continental Cup Super G races in New Zealand at the beginning of August, setting himself up for northern hemisphere competition in the coming season.
Alisa Camplin has won the World Cup aerials title, leading an historic Australian one-two finish to the 2003 season in tandem with Olympic Winter Institute team-mate Lydia Ierodiaconou.
Alisa Camplin goes into the last event of the 2003 season this weekend looking to add the World Cup title to her Olympic gold medal and world championship crown.
OWI individual scholarship holder Jono Brauer has finished in 42nd place in the slalom at the World Championships after skiing close to a top 30 result in the first run.