News

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.

Moguls gold tops off a record weekend for Australian winter sport

Moguls gold tops off a 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...

Snowboarders produce career-best rides

Snowboarders produce career-best rides

19 December 2005

Australian snowboarder Emanuel Oppliger has ridden to a career-best 11th place in a parallel giant slalom World Cup in Le Relais, Canada...

Cole meets qualifying criteria in a mixed weekend in China

Cole meets qualifying criteria in a mixed weekend in China

18 December 2005

Australia's Flying Kangaroos have had a mixed weekend in China, collecting three top 60 per cent of field Olympic qualifying results, but a best placing of only eighth from the two World Cup events.

Speed skating: Goerlitz 32nd but misses qualifying chance

Speed skating: Goerlitz 32nd but misses qualifying chance

18 December 2005

Speed skater Richard Goerlitz has finished in 32nd place in the first of two World Cup events in Inzell, Germany, unfortunately missing the top 80 per cent result he needs for Olympic qualification.

First top 20 downhill for AJ Bear

First top 20 downhill for AJ Bear

18 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.

AOC participates in IMF Uluru Anniversary Relay

Rio Olympic Village

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.