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Katie's Blog | Speeding towards the Youth Olympics

Katie's Blog | Speeding towards the Youth Olympics

2 January 2016

My name is Katie Parker, I'm 17-years-old and currently attend Sugar Bowl Academy in California.

Slade slides back to Lillehammer

Slade slides back to Lillehammer

24 December 2015

Trying a winter Olympic sport that you can’t train for in Australia and then nine months later securing selection for the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games is nothing short of remarkable.

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”.

Judokas arrive in Rio

Finishing touches for Aussie footballers

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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.