Five from NSWIS named in Australian Paralympic Winter Team
The Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) has announced the 13 athletes who will hunt for Australia’s first Paralympic Winter gold medal since 2002 at the PyeongChang 2018 Games beginning on March 9.
Silver for Jarryd Hughes in Snowboard Cross
It’s one of the most exciting sports at the Winter Olympics is the Snowboard Cross, and now for Australians it has been put on the map. 22 year old Jarryd Hughes claimed the silver medal in a dramatic final on Thursday, finishing behind Frenchman Pierre Vaultier.
Top five finish for two Aussies in Freestyle Moguls
Jakara Anthony and Britt Cox have finished in the top five of the Women’s Freestyle Ski Moguls in PyeongChang over the weekend, an outstanding achievement for the Australian Olympic Team.
Joany Badenhorst wins gold and crystal in Para Snowboard
Australian Para-snowboarder Joany Badenhorst will arrive in PyeongChang 2018 as the athlete with the biggest target on her back, after the NSW Institute of Sport athlete claimed her second gold medal today at the IPC World Cups Finals in Canada.