Winter News

Laura Peel celebrates winning the Aerials at the FIS Freestyle Ski World Championships on January 15, 2015 in Kreischberg, Austria.

FREESTYLE SKIING: Laura Peel has become the first Australian to win a gold medal in the aerials at the freestyle skiing world championships since Alisa Camplin 12 years ago.

Danielle Scott of Australia flies to fourth place in the women's Aerials at the FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup during the Visa Freestyle International at Deer Valley on February 1, 2013 in Park City, Utah.

FREESTYLE SKIING: Danielle Scott and Laura Peel have qualified for the finals of the FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in Kreischberg, Austria, in first and second place.

Torah Bright celebrates after winning the silver medal in the Snowboard Halfpipe at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.

FREESTYLE/SNOWBOARD: A team of 21 Australians, 10 men and 11 women, will mount their assault on the FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships in Austria, from Thursday.

Two World Cup Moguls medals

12 January 2015
Matt Graham of Australia competes in the Men's Moguls Finals on day three of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 10, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

Mogul skier Britt Cox secured Australia’s second World Cup medal in 24 hours to cap off a highly successful weekend, following Matt Graham's silver medal.

The beautiful Sochi ski cross course at the official test event for the 2014 Winter Games.

The IOC has welcomed the Candidature Files of Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Beijing (China), the two cities bidding to host the 2022 Olympic Winter Games.

Alexis Pinturault of France takes 3rd place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Men's Giant Slalom on October 26, 2014 in Soelden, Austria.

ALPINE: Two members of the U.S. ski team’s developmental program were killed in an avalanche in Austria on Monday.

Short track success in Seoul

22 December 2014
Deanna Lockett of Australia competes in the Short Track Women's 1000m Quarter-finals at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.

SHORT TRACK: Sochi Olympian Deanna Lockett has continued her impressive season on the World Cup circuit with two top 5 placings in Seoul, Korea.

James Magnussen of Australia smiles into a TV camera after competing in the Men's 100m Freestyle semi final 1 on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on July 31, 2012 in London, England.

AGENDA2020: The International Olympic Committee has plunged into the television business in a big way... investing $750m on a new Olympic channel to be seen throughout the world, 365 days a year.

TV camera catches the Luge action.

The new Olympic television channel is the International Olympic Committee's new baby and it needs to crawl before it can walk.