BLOG: I had to face something that in my 29 years of life and playing sport I have never had to deal with: injury.
FREESTYLE SKIING: Time, money and patience are usually high on the catalogue of requirements for parents of gifted young athletes.
SOCHI 2014: With just nine months to go until the next Olympic Winter Games in Russia, over 30 Australian athletes gathered on the other side of the world to brace for Sochi 2014.
FREESTYLE SKIING: Rarely would a sportsperson call a serious knee injury a blessing in disguise.
BLOG: My name is Melissa Hoar and I am currently in training for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia in the event of Skeleton!!
INTEGRITY: The Australian Government has today committed an additional $3.5 million to protect the integrity of Australian sport.
SOCHI: Snowboard cross dual World Champion Alex “Chumpy” Pullin added another prestigious accolade to a growing list of career achievements when he was named the Ski and Snowboard Australia Snowsports Athlete of the Year in Melbourne last night.
BLOG: I was ready to toss out a not-quite-fantastic meal when I realised I was just missing one ingredient that would make the recipe work!
TEAM: Sochi 2014 may be 282 days away, but the first Australian Team Assembly held at the IceHouse in Melbourne today marked a significant step on the road to Russia for many of Australia’s finest athletes.
SOCHI 2014: The classic Blundstone dress boot has been chosen by the Australian Winter Olympic Team for Sochi 2014 as the shoe for their formal uniforms.