Topic: Alpine Sports

Cool runnings for Cairns

Published on by LEUT Todd Fitzgerald (author), Unknown (photographer)

A team of HMAS Cairns sailors at this year’s Navy Alpine Snowsport Championships held in the Perisher Valley, New South Wales. (photo: Unknown)

A team of HMAS Cairns sailors at this year’s Navy Alpine Snowsport Championships held in the Perisher Valley, New South Wales.

A team of HMAS Cairns sailors, more accustomed to crocodiles than cardigans have surprised many with their performance at this year’s Navy Alpine Snowsport Championships held in the Perisher Valley, New South Wales.

Navy rules the slopes

This article has photo gallery Published on by CPL Max Bree (author), Sam Birch (photographer)

Royal Australian Navy Alpine Slalom Team skier Ben Loftus competes at the National and International Interservices Alpine Snow-sports Championships at Perisher ski resort, NSW.  (photo: Sam Birch)

Royal Australian Navy Alpine Slalom Team skier Ben Loftus competes at the National and International Interservices Alpine Snow-sports Championships at Perisher ski resort, NSW.

It’s not just the vast waters of the high seas Navy is fighting and winning on.

Navy snowed under in biathlon

Published on by CPL Max Bree (author), Unknown (photographer)

Navy skiers compete in the 2017 winter Biathlon at Mt Hotham, Victoria from August 6-11. (photo: Unknown)

Navy skiers compete in the 2017 winter Biathlon at Mt Hotham, Victoria from August 6-11.

Navy skiers struggled to dent a dominant Army side during this year’s winter biathlon, Exercise Coolshot, at Mt Hotham, Victoria, from 6-11 August.

Navy women gain aptitude at altitude

Published on by LCDR Natasha Connew (author), Unknown (photographer)

20 women attended the annual Navy Alpine Snowsports Ladies Development Camp  at Perisher, over the 21-23 July weekend, highlighting Navy’s interest in fostering women in the sport. (photo: Unknown)

20 women attended the annual Navy Alpine Snowsports Ladies Development Camp at Perisher, over the 21-23 July weekend, highlighting Navy’s interest in fostering women in the sport.

A group of Navy women have given up warmth and comfort, for freezing temperatures and bruises, attending an intensive training camp, hardening their skills to represent Navy at the annual Navy Alpine Snowsports championships.