Winter News

Australian skeleton athlete Emma Lincoln-Smith has finished top 20 in the second World Cup of the season in Lake Placid, New York, to follow Michelle Steele's remarkable sixth placing in the opening World Cup of the season in Calgary the previous weekend.

Australia’s short track speed skaters will know at the end of the week if they have qualified a relay team for next year’s Winter Olympics in Italy.

Australia’s short track speed skaters head for to Holland and another World Cup race this weekend that could see them qualify for the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino...

Australia's short track relay team has taken a major step towards the Torino Olympic Games after producing their best performance in two and a half years, finishing fifth in a World Cup event in Bormio, Italy.

Australia's short track relay team has taken a major step towards the Torino Olympic Games after producing their best performance in two and a half years...

Australian women's bobsleigh team, Astrid Loch-Wilkinson and Kylie Reed.

Australian bobsleigh pilot Astrid Loch-Wilkinson has driven to a top 20 result in World Cup, finishing in 19th place in the opening event of the season in Calgary, Canada...

Australian bobsleigh pilot Astrid Loch-Wilkinson has driven to a top 20 result in World Cup, finishing in 19th place in the opening event of the season in Calgary, Canada.

Australian bobsleigh pilot Astrid Loch-Wilkinson has driven to a top 20 result in World Cup, finishing in 19th place in the opening event of the season in Calgary, Canada.

Australian skeleton athlete Michelle Steele has produced a remarkable sixth placing in the first World Cup competition of her career, in Calgary, Canada overnight.

Michelle Steele (bottom left) with the other top six skeleton finishers in Calgary

Australian skeleton athlete Michelle Steele has produced a remarkable sixth placing in the first World Cup competition of her career, in Calgary, Canada overnight...