Winter News

The 2014 Australian Olympic Team has been embraced by fans like no other Winter Team before, through the Official Team website, AUS Olympic Team social media channels and the AOC education programs.

Australians got the wrong impression of a national team divided at the Winter Olympics after a funding row distracted athletes and administrators alike, according to chef de mission Ian Chesterman.

Sochi's $US50 billion Olympics have closed with bold praise and Russia supreme on top of the medals table.

David Morris wins silver in the men's Aerials at the 2014 Olympic Games.

Australian Freestyle skier David Morris has won a silver medal in the men’s Aerials at 201 Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

Australian Olympic Medalists Attend a Garden Party in Their Honour

The AOC joins IOC President Thomas Bach in condemning these cowardly acts and in expressing our condolences to the Russian people.

Some of the highlights of 2013.

OLYMPIC: In years squashed between a Summer and Winter Olympics, you get a wonderful blend of inspiration. From the slopes of Austria to the Australian shores, you don't have to look far to see Australian athletes striving for excellence. Relive the #ASPIREtoSochi #ASPIREtoNanjing #RoadtoRio magic of 2013!

Adam Malysz of Poland takes 2nd place during the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup Vierschanzentournee (Four Hills Tournament) on January 3, 2011 in Innsbruck, Austria.

IOC/ WINTER: There has been a significant increase in the number of cities bidding to host the Olympic Winter Games – with twice as many joining the contest for 2022 compared to four years earlier.

Bronze Medallist Annette Edmondson (2L) of Australia in the Women's Omnium Track Cycling celebrates with Gold medallist Anna Meares (C) of Australia in the Women's Sprint Track Cycling Final on Day 11 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at Velodrome on August 7, 2012 in London, England.

The size and significance of sport to Australians and the national economy was reinforced today with the release of data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

Adam Scott of Australia reacts alongside caddie Steve Williams after Scott makes a birdie putt on the second sudden death playoff hole to defeat Angel Cabrera of Argentina to win the 2013 Masters Tournament at Augusta National Golf Club on April 14, 2013 in Augusta, Georgia.

Just weeks after celebrating the 30th anniversary of the historic America’s Cup victory, Australia II skipper John Bertrand AM has been elevated to “Legend” status by The Sport Australia Hall of Fame, becoming the “35th Legend of Australian Sport”.

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