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Victory over New Zealand boosts curling hopes

Victory over New Zealand boosts curling hopes

23 November 2007

Australia must win back to back curling matches against New Zealand if it is to claim a place in the 2008 World Curling Championships, and boost its chances of a berth at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics.

Curlers battle for world champs and Olympic berth

Curlers battle for world champs and Olympic berth

22 November 2007

Australia's men's curling team is on track for a place in the finals of the Pacific Curling Championships after defeating Korea overnight. The championships are a key step in qualification for Vancouver 2010

Winter sports season underway

Winter sports season underway

19 November 2007

Australia's winter sports athletes commence northern hemisphere competition this week, with the Australian Men's Curling Team undertaking the first stage of their quest to qualify for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.

Hay makes first final rounds of season

Hay makes first final rounds of season

28 October 2007

Lachlan Hay has followed in the footsteps of team-mate Jeremy Beck, making his first final rounds of the season in the World Cup in Kobe, Japan.

Beck makes third final in Japan World Cup

Beck makes third final in Japan World Cup

27 October 2007

Jeremy Beck has made his third final in two World Cup events, finishing in 17th place in the 1500m event in the second round of the season In Kobe, Japan.

Australian Curling Team: Training Camp #2 Report

Australian Curling Team: Training Camp #2 Report

26 October 2007

With the Pacific Championships event getting closer, the Australian Men’s Curling team have stepped up their training, taking part in another training camp in New Zealand.

Cooper flagged as award contender

Cooper flagged as award contender

24 October 2007

Jacqui Cooper has been flagged as a major contender for a new people's choice Australian sports award launched by the Fairfax newspapers The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald.

Shaw just misses another final, but stays top 20

Shaw just misses another final, but stays top 20

22 October 2007

Jo Shaw has missed a place in the finals of the second parallel giant slalom event of the 2008 World Cup season by the smallest of margins, but posted her second top 20 result of the year.

Short track team makes strong start to season

Short track team makes strong start to season

22 October 2007

All three members of the OWI team who competed in the short track World Cup in Harbin, China, have made top 18 placings in a good opening to the 2007/08 season.

World Cup season to kick off this weekend

World Cup season to kick off this weekend

19 October 2007

The first short track speed skating event of the World Cup season gets underway today, in Harbin, China. The OWI team will have three athletes competing - Lachlan Hay, Jeremy Beck and Alix-Myra Anderson.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Australian Indigenous Olympians recognised for Olympic Day

Did you know?

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

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).