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Britteny Cox of Australia competes in the Ladies' Moguls Final 2 on day 1 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 8, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

FREESTYLE – MOGULS: The Australian Mogul skiing pedestal that was once solely occupied by the great Dale Begg-Smith has been enlarged to accommodate two rising stars who showed the world in Sochi that big things could be fast approaching.

Lydia Lassila of Australia celebrates after her run in the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Aerials Finals on day seven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 14, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

FREESTYLE – AERIALS: Australia reaffirmed itself as one of the world’s aerial skiing powerhouse nations when it wound up its Sochi campaign with two medals, a first for the Aussies.

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

SNOWBOARD – HALFPIPE: Not even next-to-no preparation for her signature event, Snowboard Halfpipe, could keep Torah Bright off the podium, such is her amazing talent.

Scotty James of Australia competes in the Men's Slopestyle Qualification during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

SNOWBOARD SLOPESTYLE: A new Olympic event for the Sochi 2014 Games, Snowboard Slopestyle was a huge hit with the athletes and the fans.

Pilot Heath Spence, Gareth Nichols, Duncan Harvey and Lucas Mata of Australia team 1 make a run during the Men's Four-Man Bobsleigh on Day 16.

BOBSLEIGH: It wasn’t the fairytale finish they were hoping for, but Australia’s 4-man Bobsleigh team have finished their Sochi 2014 Olympic campaign happy with the result.

Ian Chesterman, Chef de Mission, with Australian alpine skier Dominic Demschar during the men's Giant Slalom event at Sochi 2014.

TEAM: Firstly, I must congratulate our hosts, Russia, for staging a remarkable Olympic Games.

Pilot Heath Spence, Gareth Nichols, Duncan Harvey and Lucas Mata of Australia team 1 make a run during the Men's Four Man Bobsleigh heats on Day 15 of the Sochi 2014 Olympics.

BOBSLEIGH: Looking to finish in the top 20 at the Sochi 2014 Olympics, Australia’s 4-man Bobsleigh team put together two consistent runs on the opening night of the event.

Dominic Demschar of Australia in action during the Men's Slalom.

ALPINE - SLALOM: Australia’s Dominic Demschar and Ross Peraudo were two of a staggering 72 athletes that failed to finish the Men’s Slalom event.

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.

Aimee Watson competes during the Women's 30km Mass Start Free during day 15 of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Laura Cross-country Ski & Biathlon Center on February 22, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

CROSS COUNTRY: Australian cross country skier Aimee Watson has pulled off a performance her nation should be extremely proud of, after pushing herself to the limit to finish the gruelling 30km Mass Start Free.