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