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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.

First Aussies set to compete: Day 1 preview

First Aussies set to compete: Day 1 preview

13 February 2016

Australia will return to Olympic competition in Lillehammer on Saturday for the first time since the historic 1994 Games when the sunburnt nation won its first Winter Olympic medal.

Biathletes get acquainted with Birkebeineren course

Biathletes get acquainted with Birkebeineren course

12 February 2016

With their competition just days away two of Australia’s brightest young biathlon prospects have taken to the Lillehammer snow.

Emily Arthur announced as flag bearer for Youth Olympic Team

Emily Arthur announced as flag bearer for Youth Olympic Team

12 February 2016

Snowboarder Emily Arthur has been selected to carry the Australian flag at the Opening Ceremony of the second Winter Youth Olympic Games.

Final Aussies arrive in Lillehammer 2016 Village

Final Aussies arrive in Lillehammer 2016 Village

11 February 2016

The Australian team is now complete with the final three athletes joining the fourteen Aussies already living it up in the Lillehammer 2016 Village.

Joel Dennerley | Journey to Rio

Australian Olympic Water Polo Team Training Session

Did you know?

Synchronised Swimming began as a sport for men in the 1800s. It became an Olympic sport in 1984 but it is only open to women.