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Final stop on World Cross tour

Final stop on World Cross tour

24 March 2017

After five World Cups and the World Championships events completed, the best snowboard cross riders are in Veysonnaz, Switzerland for the final 2016/17 World Cup event, with Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin coming into the race currently ranked fourth overall in the world standings

Mogul Madii on the path to success

Mogul Madii on the path to success

23 March 2017

The name Madii Himbury has circulated the freestyle skiing world for some time, but the recent moguls World Cup season has secured the 23-year-old a permanent fixture on the start list.

A day in the life: moguls skiing

A day in the life: moguls skiing

21 March 2017

A lover of pump-up music and vegemite, Brodie Summers shares what it is like to be an elite moguls skier working towards qualifying for the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Junior figure skaters put Australia on the map

Junior figure skaters put Australia on the map

20 March 2017

Australia’s six-member figure skating team, with an average age of 17, delivered the ultimate in Taipei at the Junior World Championships coming home with a gold medal, PB’s and a finals appearance

Henshaw eighth in World Ski Slopestyle final

Henshaw eighth in World Ski Slopestyle final

20 March 2017

Russ Henshaw saved his best run for last to finish eighth overall in the men’s Ski Slopestyle at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

Aussie Ski-Cross team make finals but miss podium rounds

Aussie Ski-Cross team make finals but miss podium rounds

19 March 2017

The penultimate day of competition at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships saw Sami Kennedy-Sim and Anton Grimus in action in the men’s and women’s Ski Cross events.

Australian pair skaters become Junior World Champions

Australian pair skaters become Junior World Champions

18 March 2017

Australia is celebrating a magic moment in the nation's sporting history with pair skaters Harley Windsor (20) and Ekaterina Alexandrovskaya (17) crowned 2017 Junior World Figure Skating Champions after a confident, attacking free program skate in Taipei City, Taiwan.

PyeongChang Sliding Track gets Aussie approval ahead of Test Event

PyeongChang Sliding Track gets Aussie approval ahead of Test Event

17 March 2017

Australian athletes from the sliding disciplines of skeleton and bobsleigh have given the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic track their seal of approval ahead of this weekend’s Olympic Test Event.

World Champs final stop for Ski Cross team

World Champs final stop for Ski Cross team

17 March 2017

After a hectic World Cup schedule spanning 13 events in seven countries, Ski Cross athletes Anton Grimus and Sami Kennedy-Sim have one competition before season end – the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships.

Coady hungry for more after World Championships debut

Coady hungry for more after World Championships debut

17 March 2017

Tess Coady missed advancing to the finals of the women’s Big Air at the 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships, but the 16-year-old isn’t disappointed and she's promising even better results next season.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang 2018 medals

Did you know?

Germany’s Christa Luding-Rothenburger is the only athlete to ever win medals in both Winter and Summer Games in the same year. Among other medals, she won skating silver in the 500m (Calgary 1988) and cycling silver in the match sprint (Seoul 1988).

Did you know?

Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.