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Olympian Crawford seventh in Asian Winter Games halfpipe

Olympian Crawford seventh in Asian Winter Games halfpipe

25 February 2017

Olympian Holly Crawford has challenged a world class field and finished seventh in the Sapporo 2017 women's halfpipe, held at the Bankei Ski Arena on Saturday.

Top ten finishes for Aussie alpine skiers

Top ten finishes for Aussie alpine skiers

25 February 2017

Zanna Farrell and Liam Michael have rounded out their Asian Winter Games campaigns with top ten finishes in their respective slalom events in Sapporo.

Aussies finish eighth in Biathlon Mixed Relay

Aussies finish eighth in Biathlon Mixed Relay

25 February 2017

Australia has gone head to head against a world class field and finished eighth in the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games mixed relay, held Saturday at the Nishioka Biathlon Stadium.

Kerry skates to a new personal best

Kerry skates to a new personal best

25 February 2017

Sochi Olympian Brendan Kerry has set a new short program personal best, skating to a score of 82.54 in the opening round of the men's competition at the Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games.

Mogul skiers find their feet

Mogul skiers find their feet

25 February 2017

Australian athletes are feeling confident for the rest of their competition after experiencing strong qualification runs in the men’s and women’s Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games Dual Moguls, which were held Friday at the Bankei Ski Arena.

Biathlon young guns go in pursuit of Sapporo glory

Biathlon young guns go in pursuit of Sapporo glory

24 February 2017

The Asian Winter Games has provided the Australian team with a number of experiences that they would not usually get throughout the international season.

Aussies underway at Cross Country World Championships

Aussies underway at Cross Country World Championships

24 February 2017

The FIS Nordic World Ski Championships have kicked off with eight Australians taking to the snow as the first medals were decided in Lahti, Finland.

Short program delivers top group for Craine

Short program delivers top group for Craine

24 February 2017

Australia’s Kailani Craine has again increased her best score in the short program after skating to a top five finish with 55.02 points in the ladies short program at the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games last night.

Aussie biathletes aim high in Sapporo

Aussie biathletes aim high in Sapporo

23 February 2017

With their first race under their belts, Australia’s biathletes are looking forward to improving performances at the 2017 Sapporo Asian Winter Games.

Debut delight for Farrell

Debut delight for Farrell

23 February 2017

In her Asian Winter Games debut, Australia’s Zanna Farrell has achieved a fantastic result, finishing fifth in the ladies’ giant slalom in Sapporo today.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

Gallery | Sapporo 2017 Asian Winter Games

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.

Did you know?

Australia continued its medal winning streak at the Winter Games with three athletes reaching the podium at Sochi 2014 - David Morris (Silver, Aerials), Torah Bright (Silver, Halfpipe) and Lydia Lassila (Bronze, Aerials).