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Classic events test Aussies in Lahti

Classic events test Aussies in Lahti

2 March 2017

Australia’s cross country skiers have continued their solid run at the Nordic Ski World Championships in Lahti, Finland.

10 things you didn't know about Jarryd Hughes

10 things you didn't know about Jarryd Hughes

2 March 2017

You probably know that Jarryd Hughes was just a teenager when he made his Olympic Debut at the Sochi 2014 Olympic Games.

Henshaw going after Slopestyle World Cup podium

Henshaw going after Slopestyle World Cup podium

2 March 2017

Silvaplana's Corvatsch Park in Swizterland will host the fifth and final stop of the FIS Freestyle slopestyle World Cup season this weekend and Australia’s Russ Henshaw is in the mix for a top-ranked finish.

5 things you didn't know about: Britt Cox

5 things you didn't know about: Britt Cox

2 March 2017

She's the name on everyone's lips, but here are 5 things you might not know about the moguls superstar

10 highlights of February 2017

10 highlights of February 2017

28 February 2017

February 2017 was a history-making month for Australian athletes around the globe. Winter athletes cemented their place on the international stage, records were broken, medals were won and world class events debut on Australian soil.

Cox joins Australia’s elite with Freestyle Skiing Crystal Globe

Cox joins Australia’s elite with Freestyle Skiing Crystal Globe

27 February 2017

The rise and rise of Australia’s Mogul Queen Britt Cox this season has culminated in her winning the Overall FIS Ladies Freestyle Skiing Crystal Globe, which puts the talented skier in the same company as Olympic Gold medallist Dale Begg-Smith, and World Champion and five-time World Cup Champion Jacqui Cooper.

7 podium finishes across 3 events

7 podium finishes across 3 events

27 February 2017

Seven medals from five athletes across three World Cup events highlighted another sensational weekend for our winter athletes.

Jezersek secures Australia's best ever World Championships result

Jezersek secures Australia's best ever World Championships result

27 February 2017

Barbara Jezersek has become Australia’s first ever cross country athlete to record a top thirty performance at a World Championships.

Five big questions to be answered in March

Five big questions to be answered in March

27 February 2017

It has been a bumper start to the year for Australian athletes and whether it’s on the pitch, in the snow, or on the track, the action is not letting up. Here are five burning questions that will be answered in the month of March.

Asian Winter Games concludes

Asian Winter Games concludes

27 February 2017

Australia has joined with other participating nations to farewell the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games at the official closing ceremony on Sunday 26 February.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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?

Bill Roycroft carried the Flag in the Opening Ceremony in Mexico City 1968 and his son Wayne carried the Flag in Los Angeles 1984.