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.
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.
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
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.
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.
Snowboarder Emily Arthur has been selected to carry the Australian flag at the Opening Ceremony of the second Winter Youth Olympic Games.
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Ian Thorpe (5 gold, 3 silver, and 1 bronze) and Leisel Jones (3 gold, 5 silver and 1 bronze) have won 9 Summer Games medals.
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Synchronised swimming and rhythmic gymnastics are the only sports on today’s Olympic program to be contested only by women.