Winter News

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

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...

Astrid Loch-Wilkinson and Kylie Reed of Australia training in Calgary in November.

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

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.

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

Australia's alpine skiers have begun the qualification process for Torino, competing in downhill and super G events in Lake Louise at the weekend.

Group Captain Ric Casagrande, who is attached to the Australian Embassy in Rome, has been appointed Security Attache to the Australian Olympic Team...

The start of the XX Olympic Winter Games – Torino 2006 drew a step closer today as the Olympic Flame was kindled in Olympia, Greece....

Astrid Loch-Wilkinson has claimed Australia's first bobsleigh medal, driving to silver in the opening Europa Cup event of the season in Igls, Austria.

Australia has officially qualified a short track relay team for Torino 2006, and also picked up places in individual events for both men and women.