Rohan Chapman-Davies represented Australia in his first international moguls event in 2008 as a 16-year-old. Now, almost 10 years later and ranked in the top 30 in the world, the skier from Mosman, NSW is looking to make his Olympic debut in 2018.
The Australian winter season is officially underway with resorts expected to open early after a blast of snow and dropping temperatures but Australia’s female Ski Cross supremo Sami Kennedy-Sim is holding back from a quick trip to the snowy ranges this weekend – despite the urge to do so.
After a break through 2016/17 season where he contested his first World Cup tour and qualified for the World Championships, mogul skiier James Matheson is looking to qualify for his debut Olympic Games at PyeongChang 2018.
Having made her Olympic debut at Sochi 2014, aerials skier Samantha Wells is on track to wear the green and gold at another Winter Games at PyeongChang in just under a year's time.
The excitement of last season’s success has given way to a focus on the year ahead for the mogul skiing program led by coaches Steve ‘Des’ Desovich and Jerry Grossi.
World Champions Britt Cox and Scotty James have jointly taken out the Australian Snowsports Athlete of the Year Award, which was announced at the 2017 Ski and Snowboard Awards in Melbourne last night.