Exciting young OWI snowboarder Holly Crawford has made a brilliant debut on the FIS World Cup circuit, finishing 12th in the halfpipe in Whistler, British Columbia, over the weekend.
OWI moguls skier Manuela Berchtold claimed the first top ten World Cup result of her career over the weekend, finishing tenth in the Italian resort of Madonna di Campiglio.
Olympic Winter Institute moguls skiers Michael Robertson and Maria Despas have placed in the top ten in the second round of the World Cup in Sauze D’Oulx, Italy.
New OWI mogul skier Michael Robertson has put in an impressive performance in Tignes at the weekend to finish in 18th place in his World Cup debut.
Five Australian skiers will be in action this weekend as the World Cup moguls season begins in Tignes.
Alisa Camplin, Lydia Ierodiaconou and Liz Gardner began the first on-snow camp for the northern hemisphere season at Fortress Mountain on November 16, following the final Water Jump camp in September October in Lake Placid & Park City, USA.
Anthony Liu returned to Australia early this week and headed straight to Brisbane in a bid to defend the National Championship he has won on six occasions in Brisbane this weekend.
Anthony Liu has been forced to withdraw from the prestigious NHK trophy, one of seven Grand Prix events on the figure skating calendar, following injury problems in his right knee.
The Austrians' drug tests were negative. The doping probe is just beginning.