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Big time beckons Big Air athletes

Big time beckons Big Air athletes

16 March 2017

As the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships moves into its second week, two of Australia’s youngest team members are gearing up for their second event of the competition.

PyeongChang 2018 to deliver unique Winter Games experience

PyeongChang 2018 to deliver unique Winter Games experience

16 March 2017

With PyeongChang 2018 now less than a year away, the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission wrapped-up its eighth visit to the Korean host city confident that athletes and fans in 2018 would have a unique Olympic Winter Games experience.

Coates praises PyeongChang progress

Coates praises PyeongChang progress

16 March 2017

AOC President John Coates has praised the progress of the PyeongChang 2018 Organising Committee after inspecting the Mountain Village just under a year out from the Winter Games.

Sierra Nevada World Championships: Week 1

Sierra Nevada World Championships: Week 1

15 March 2017

Five Aussie medals cap off the first week of the 2017 Sierra Nevada Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in Spain.

Brockhoff confident despite recent knee injury

Brockhoff confident despite recent knee injury

15 March 2017

After three World Cup titles in 12 months, 2014 Sochi Olympian Belle Brockhoff was having the best season of her career, when it all came tumbling down… literally.

Australia ninth in Snowboard Cross team event

Australia ninth in Snowboard Cross team event

14 March 2017

The Australian team of Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin and Adam Lambert have finished ninth in the Snowboard Cross team’s event at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships

Figure skaters prepare for World Junior titles

Figure skaters prepare for World Junior titles

13 March 2017

Australia’s largest, strongest and youngest Junior Worlds Figure Skating team in recent history will compete at the Junior World Figure Skating Championships in Taipei this week.

Top 12 best result at Short Track World titles

Top 12 best result at Short Track World titles

13 March 2017

Deanna Lockett and Andy Jung have come away from the World Short Track Championships in Rotterdam ranked 12th in the 1500m and 500m respectively.

Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin wins World Champs bronze

Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin wins World Champs bronze

13 March 2017

Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin won Australia’s fifth medal of the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships, claiming bronze in the final of the men’s Snowboard Cross.

Scotty James defends World Championships crown

Scotty James defends World Championships crown

12 March 2017

A Winter Olympics gold medal remains the only serious prize left for Australian snowboarder Scotty James who defended his halfpipe world championship in Spain on Saturday (Sunday AEDT).

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

Did you know?

American athlete Eddie Eagan is the only athlete to win gold at a summer and winter Olympics in Heavyweight Boxing (1920) and bobsleigh (1932).

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.