Winter News

Last week, Jacqui went under the surgeon’s knife for the fourth time since her Salt Lake City accident, a final scope to ensure that her knee is completely healed.

Alex McEwan recorded his best result of the season last weekend, an eighth placing in the 500m in the final World Cup of the season, but it wasn’t enough to get the Australian team a place in the World Team Championships in March.

Australian Ladies Figure Skating Champion, Miriam Manzano, finished in 10th place at the Four Continents Champions in Beijing, China, during the week, improving four places from last year's event.

Australian figure skater Joanne Carter has achieved Australia's best result at a World University Games, finishing in sixth place in the ladies event in Piancavallo, Italy.

Maria Despas made the finals in the final event of her career, in Steamboat, Colorado, over the weekend.

Jenny Owens Out

11 February 2003

Jenny Owens, Australia’s top female racer is out for the rest of the 2003 season.

Alisa Camplin has followed up her world championship triumph by winning a World Cup event in Steamboat, Colorado, in the second quinella of the season with Olympic Winter Institute team-mate Lydia Ierodiaconou.

Australia has finished in fifth place in the 5000m relay at the Salt Lake City World Cup as competition for one of the eight places at the World Team Championship nears its conclusion.

Davina Williams has just missed a place on the podium at the world junior freestyle championships, finishing fourth in dual moguls.

OWI snowboarder Marcus Wehrle qualified in third place in the Mount Bachelor leg of the Chevy Truck U.