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Brauer takes another step towards slalom qualification

Brauer takes another step towards slalom qualification

23 December 2005

Jono Brauer has taken another step toward Olympic representation, securing the second of three top 80 per cent results he needs to be considered for selection to the Torino 2006 team.

Brauer takes another step towards slalom qualification

Brauer takes another step towards slalom qualification

23 December 2005

Jono Brauer has taken another step toward Olympic representation, securing the second of three top 80 per cent results he needs to be considered for selection to the Torino 2006 team.

New lottery to help meet Torino Games shortfall

New lottery to help meet Torino Games shortfall

23 December 2005

A new Italian lottery will help balance the books at February's 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino, Italian justice minister Roberto Castelli announced.

Winter Games role for Sydney gold medallist

Winter Games role for Sydney gold medallist

23 December 2005

Sydney 2000 sailing gold medallist Tom King has accepted a management role with the Australian team competing at the Winter Olympics in Torino in February.

Wall moves closer to GS qualification criteria

Wall moves closer to GS qualification criteria

22 December 2005

Brad Wall has registered another top 80 per cent of field result, the Australian Olympic Committee C level requirement for possible selection to the Australian Olympic Team for Torino 2006, after finishing in 50th place in a giant slalom World Cup in Kransjka Gora, Slovenia.

Snowboard cross: Thomas third in US Snowboard Cross Championships

Snowboard cross: Thomas third in US Snowboard Cross Championships

19 December 2005

SSA Snowboarder Emily Thomas has placed third in the US Snowboard Cross Championships event at Mt Hood, Oregon, USA.

Alpine skiing: First top 20 downhill for AJ Bear

Alpine skiing: First top 20 downhill for AJ Bear

19 December 2005

Australian downhiller AJ Bear has skied to the first top 20 World Cup result of his career, finishing in 17th place in Val Gardena, Italy.

Snowboard PGS: PBs and Olympic qualifiers to Oppliger and Shaw

Snowboard PGS: PBs and Olympic qualifiers to Oppliger and Shaw

19 December 2005

Emanuel Oppliger has ridden to the best performances of his career over the weekend, finishing sixth in the second of two snowboard World Cups in Le Relais, Canada.

Gold and Bronze top off record weekend for Australian winter sport

Gold and Bronze top off record weekend for Australian winter sport

19 December 2005

Dale Begg-Smith has won the first gold medal in Australia's 25-year history of World Cup mogul skiing, sharing the podium with Olympic Winter Institute team-mate Michael Robertson on what has been one of Australia's most successful weekends of winter sport.

Biathlon: Morton the best of the Australians again

Biathlon: Morton the best of the Australians again

19 December 2005

Cameron Morton has again led team-mate Mark Raymond in biathlon World Cup competition in Europe, as the pair vie for the one place available for an Australian in the Torino 2006 field.

Aussies march into Port Moresby

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Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.