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Poole through to Skills final and capable of more

Poole through to Skills final and capable of more

15 February 2016

ICE HOCKEY: Madison Poole is through to the final of the Skills Challenge at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympic Games.

Morton gives scoreboard a shake while Mahon savours sportsmanship

Morton gives scoreboard a shake while Mahon savours sportsmanship

15 February 2016

BIATHLON: It is unusual to see the Australian flag near the top of the leaderboard in biathlon but that's what happened for a short time at the Youth Olympic Games in the 6km biathlon sprint on Sunday.

Muhlen and Parker secure top 20 combined finishes

Muhlen and Parker secure top 20 combined finishes

15 February 2016

Melbourne duo Louis Muhlen and Katie Parker have both claimed top 20 finishes in the combined event in the second day of competition on the Hafjell Olympic Slope.

Arthur wins halfpipe silver at Youth Olympics

Arthur wins halfpipe silver at Youth Olympics

14 February 2016

Australian snowboarder Emily Arthur has finished second in the halfpipe at the Lillehammer 2016 Youth Olympic Games, with teammate Mahalah Mullins 15th.

Nine Aussies in action: Day 2 preview

Nine Aussies in action: Day 2 preview

14 February 2016

Australian flag bearer Emily Arthur and good friend Mahalah Mullins will feature in the snowboard halfpipe competition two hours south of Lillehammer in the Norwegian capital of Oslo.

Ice Hockey Skills pair on target

Ice Hockey Skills pair on target

14 February 2016

Madison Poole is in equal first place and Jake Riley equal fifth after a great first day of competition in the Ice Hockey Skills Challenge at Lillehammer 2016.

Strong start for Cross Country duo

Strong start for Cross Country duo

14 February 2016

Lilly Boland and Liam Burton both pushed through the nerves to ski well in the challenging new Cross Free event.

Alpine speedsters underway in Lillehammer

Alpine speedsters underway in Lillehammer

14 February 2016

Katie Parker and Louis Muhlen have kicked off their Lillehammer 2016 campaign with some solid results as they took to Hafjell Olympic Slope for the Super G

Aussies steal the show at Youth Olympics Opening Ceremony

Aussies steal the show at Youth Olympics Opening Ceremony

13 February 2016

Two Australians have featured in the Opening Ceremony of the Lillehammer Youth Olympic Games in Norway, the night before the first full day of competition where six Aussies are in action.

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Did you know?

Olympic medals must be at least 60 millimetres in diameter and at least three millimetres thick. The design of the medal is the responsibility of the host city's organising committee, with the approval of the IOC.

Did you know?

Chantelle and Robert Newbery became the first husband and wife to win medals at the same Olympic Games in Athens 2004. Clayton and Lucinda Fredericks (equestrian) also achieved this feat at the 2008 Beijing Games.