Australian athletes will get their first opportunity to compete at the Asian Winter Games after being invited to the 2017 event to be held in Sapporo, Japan in February.
Liam Burton and Lilly Boland have saved their best for last at the Youth Olympic Games in Norway to ski great distance races on the final day of cross country skiing.
Liam Burton and Lilly Boland missed out on qualifying for the race phase of the sprint classic competition at the Lillehammer 2016 Games.
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.
Liam Burton and Lilly Boland have wasted no time getting acquainted with the course they will look to tame at the Lillehammer 2016 Winter Youth Olympic Games.