News

Slade secures start at Youth Olympic Games

Slade secures start at Youth Olympic Games

15 December 2015

LUGE: A third successive finish on the tough European circuit has helped book Luge athlete Beth Slade her ticket to the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Darcie's Blog | Italian pain for Lillehammer gain

Darcie's Blog | Italian pain for Lillehammer gain

9 December 2015

I’m a biathlete currently in Europe training and racing as part of my preparations for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

 Luciana Aymar annouced as 2018 Youth Olympic Games Ambassador

Luciana Aymar annouced as 2018 Youth Olympic Games Ambassador

8 December 2015

International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Argentinian hockey legend Luciana Aymar as an Ambassador for the Youth Olympic Games Buenos Aires 2018

Slade still a shot at Youth Olympic Games

Slade still a shot at Youth Olympic Games

7 December 2015

Beth Slade is Australia’s newest athlete to the extreme sliding sport of Luge and she is one event away from her dream of qualifying for the Winter Youth Olympic Games

Alex's Blog | Pushing hard in Pitzal

Alex's Blog | Pushing hard in Pitzal

7 December 2015

I started snowboarding about six years ago and as soon as I strapped in and pointed my nose down the hill I was in love with the sport.

Emily's Blog | Chasing my Lillehammer dream

Emily's Blog | Chasing my Lillehammer dream

7 December 2015

I have just arrived in my new winter home of Colorado, USA for the next five months as I prepare myself for the new adventure of chasing my dreams and hopefully qualifying for the Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Jackson edges closer to Lillehammer berth

Jackson edges closer to Lillehammer berth

4 December 2015

Amelia Jackson has kept her Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) dreams alive after finishing as the highest eligible athlete at the 2015 National Figure Skating Championships in Penrith.

First athletes selected for Winter Youth Olympic Team

First athletes selected for Winter Youth Olympic Team

2 December 2015

Ice Hockey stars Jake Riley and Madison Poole have the honour of being the first Australian athletes selected for the 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG), to be held in Lillehammer, Norway in February.

Morton claims biathlon win at season-opener

Morton claims biathlon win at season-opener

30 November 2015

Biathlete Darcie Morton has started her European season off in promising style shooting clean and winning the season opening Biathlon Swiss Cup Sprint Event in Andermatt, Switzerland.

Aussie speedsters in pursuit of their alpine dreams

Aussie speedsters in pursuit of their alpine dreams

29 November 2015

Over 12,000 kilometres from the last remnants of snow on Australian soil is a little town in the north of the Sierra Nevada mountain range that most Aussies would have never heard of.

Journey to Rio - Chloe Logarzo

Adobe Flash Plugin is required to view this content

Inside the Rio Athletes' Village and the Edge

Did you know?

Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.