Aerial skier Danielle Scott won her first World Cup gold medal in Moscow, adding more strength to an outstanding season by Australian winter sport athletes.
Australia’s nine alpine skiers who competed in the biennial FIS Alpine world Ski from February 2 to 15 will leave the Vail-Beaver Creek resort in the United States with pride and more experience on an international stage.
The next time an Australian Olympic Team marches in an Olympic Opening Ceremony will be in exactly 12 months, at the Winter Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway.
ALPINE SKIING: Australian Greta Small has kicked off her FIS World Ski Championships campaign with a solid 29th place in the Super G in Vail-Beaver Creek, USA, on day one of competition.
FREESTYLE SKIING: Renee McElduff has become only the sixth Australian women’s aerial skier to record a World Cup win when she captured gold in Lake Placid, USA.