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Snowboarders added to Lillehammer Youth Olympic Team

Snowboarders added to Lillehammer Youth Olympic Team

24 December 2015

Christmas has come early for two of Australia’s brightest young winter prospects Mollie Fernandez and Alex Dickson who have been selected to the Australian Team for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Moore inspired by Bradbury and Lillehammer legacy

Moore inspired by Bradbury and Lillehammer legacy

24 December 2015

At the 1994 Lillehammer Olympic Winter Games the men’s short-track relay team won Australia’s first winter Olympic medal.

Olympic dreams come true for young biathletes

Olympic dreams come true for young biathletes

23 December 2015

Darcie Morton, 15, and Jethro Mahon, 16, will have the chance to live out their Olympic dreams after being officially selected to the Australian Team for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Lilly's Blog | Summer training key for Lillehammer success

Lilly's Blog | Summer training key for Lillehammer success

22 December 2015

My name is Lilly and I will be representing Australia for cross-country skiing at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games in Norway.

Madison's Blog | Hitting The Ice

Madison's Blog | Hitting The Ice

22 December 2015

As you are probably thinking, it's quite uncommon for a 15-year-old girl from Perth, Western Australia to be competing at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Arthur strengthens Lillehammer qualification bid

Arthur strengthens Lillehammer qualification bid

18 December 2015

Emily Arthur has strengthened her chances of Lillehammer 2016 qualification after some strong performances on the US Revolution Tour.

Crawford cruising in the Austrian alps

Crawford cruising in the Austrian alps

17 December 2015

As Australia begins to heat up, Austria is beginning to cool down and while leaving the beach-friendly weather for the freezing cold is not everyone’s cup of tea it sits perfectly well with ski cross star Doug Crawford.

Mollie's Blog | Boarding all the way to Lillehammer

Mollie's Blog | Boarding all the way to Lillehammer

16 December 2015

When I was six I had a snowboarding lesson, and was converted to “the dark side”.

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.

One Year to Go to PyeongChang 2018

PyeongChang 2018 medals

Did you know?

There are 5 Australian athletes with 2 medals each from the Winter Games: Steven Bradbury (Short Track Speed Skating), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Alisa Camplin (Freestyle Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze. Dale Begg-Smith (Freestyle Skiing - Moguls), 1 gold, 1 silver. Torah Bright (Snowboard), 1 gold, 1 silver. Lydia Lassila (Freestyle-Skiing - Aerials), 1 gold, 1 bronze.

Did you know?

Rugby Union will return to the Olympic Games at Rio 2016 with a Sevens competition for men and women.