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Five things you didn't know about: Casey Wright

Five things you didn't know about: Casey Wright

4 January 2017

Cross country skier Casey Wright is aiming to make her Olympic debut at the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games and is working tirelessly towards that goal.

Olympians ring in the New Year

Olympians ring in the New Year

1 January 2017

As fireworks around the globe signal the end of 2016, Australian Olympians have rung in the new year surrounded by family and friends. Many have taken to social media to reflect on a history-making year and thank supporters for their encouragement and love.

Aussie Olympians celebrate Christmas

Aussie Olympians celebrate Christmas

26 December 2016

Our Aussie athletes have celebrated Christmas in their own unique ways both at home and around the world.

2016 - The year that was

2016 - The year that was

23 December 2016

And just like that 2016 has come and gone leaving us with plenty of memorable moments that will live forever on in the record books.

Thirty Australians selected for Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Thirty Australians selected for Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

22 December 2016

A team of thirty athletes have been selected to become Australia’s first event competitors at an Asian Winter Games when they hit the ice and snow in Sapporo in February.

Weekend winter wonderland delivers full set of medals

Weekend winter wonderland delivers full set of medals

19 December 2016

It was one of the most successful weekend's on record for Australian winter athletes with six World Cup medals, 2 fourth place finishes, and a number of other impressive performances on the snow and ice.

Aussie biathletes secure places in next IBU Cup events

Aussie biathletes secure places in next IBU Cup events

19 December 2016

It’s been a busy weekend for three of Australia’s leading biathletes who competed in the IBU Cup event in Obertilliach, Austria.

Speedy but rocky path to top 10 finishes

Speedy but rocky path to top 10 finishes

19 December 2016

Australia's Short Track Speed Skaters found success on the final day of competition in Gangneung, Korea, with Deanna Lockett and Pierre Boda finishing in the top 10 of the 1000m (2) event.

Scott flies high as Aussies win three more medals in China

Scott flies high as Aussies win three more medals in China

18 December 2016

The winter wonderland weekend continued with a flurry of stellar results in the Aerial Skiing World Cup in China today, just a day after Danielle Scott claimed Silver.

Danielle Scott wins World Cup silver

Danielle Scott wins World Cup silver

18 December 2016

Saturday ended how it began, with Australians on the podium, when Danielle Scott won silver in the Ladies Aerials World Cup in the season opening event in Beida Lake, China.

Britt back home after World Cup gold

Gallery: Looking back at 2016

Did you know?

Gold and silver medals must be made of 92.5 percent pure silver; the gold medal must be gilded with at least six grams of gold.