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Alpine Skiing: Strong qualifying results from US World Cups

Alpine Skiing: Strong qualifying results from US World Cups

6 December 2005

Australia's alpine skiers have taken further steps toward Olympic selection over the weekend, Luke Deane, Craig Branch and Brad Wall all registering top 60 per cent of field placings in World Cup races in the Colorado resort of Beaver Creek.

Aerial skiing training news

Aerial skiing training news

5 December 2005

The OWI Aerial Skiing program is currently finalising its preparations for the first international World Cup events of the year, training at Apex Resort, BC, Canada.

Italian Government set to punish doping at Torino

Italian Government set to punish doping at Torino

5 December 2005

IOC president Jacques Rogge is confident of finding an "intelligent solution'' with the Italian Government on how to punish doping at the Torino Olympics.

Australian duo closer to Torino after personal bests

Australian duo closer to Torino after personal bests

2 December 2005

Australian skier Luke Deane has produced the first top 30 result of his career, and taken the another step towards Torino 2006 selection in a super G World Cup in Colorado.

Australian duo closer to qualification after personal best results

Australian duo closer to qualification after personal best results

2 December 2005

Australian skier Luke Deane has produced the first top 30 result of his career, and taken another step towards Torino 2006...

2006 Olympic Winter Games - Torino, Italy

2006 Olympic Winter Games - Torino, Italy

1 December 2005

The 2006 Olympic Winter Games will be taking place this year in Torino, Italy, from February 10th - 26th

Pleased with progress, IOC encourages Torino 2006 team

Pleased with progress, IOC encourages Torino 2006 team

1 December 2005

Led by Chairman and Olympic skiing legend Jean-Claude Killy, the IOC’s Coordination Commission has concluded its 10th and final full visit to Torino...

Olympic hopefuls involved in bobsleigh accident

Olympic hopefuls involved in bobsleigh accident

1 December 2005

Australia’s Danielle Lynch and Abby Lewtas have been involved in a bobsleigh training accident which has left a German coach with two broken legs...

Nor-Am podium for Bottomley

Nor-Am podium for Bottomley

29 November 2005

Esther Bottomley has made the podium in the Nor-Am Continental Cup Sprint in Sovereign Lake in Canada, finishing third behind World Championship sprint bronze medallist Sarah Renner and her Canadian team-mate Chandra Crawford.

Luge: Qualification underway for Australian luger

Luge: Qualification underway for Australian luger

29 November 2005

Australian luge competitor Hannah Campbell-Pegg has completed three World Cup events in her attempt to qualify for the Torino Games.

Journey to Rio: Isaac Kapa and Chris McHugh

Indigenous Recognition at AOC 2015 AGM

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.