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  1. This is our greatest snow secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | NEWS.com.au

    ... go to avoid it. There's a great little chairlift called Lydia's (named after Olympic aerial skiing champion Lydia Lassila). We'd skied there on a blowy, foggy afternoon and there was barely anyone else on the slope despite the run being nicely ...

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  2. Aussie Athletes Get More Funding From Sports CommissionRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... meeting Olympic qualifying standards to merit inclusion in the league of David Morris, Torah Bright and Lydia Lassila. The two female athletes evidenced as to how the country's female athletes continue to lead the way, according to Dutton. The Sochi ...

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  3. Socceroo Star Edges Out Cycling Great For Pole In The Mazda3 Celebrity ChallengeRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Paddock Talk

    ... take the racing line and how to safely overtake. The fastest female on the track was Olympic gold medallist Lydia Lassila, who placed sixth overall. Like Boorman, Lassila started the event off cautiously, building up speed from session to session, ...

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  4. Sochi Olympics Athletes Bring Honour to AU - Minister for Sport SaysRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... Winter Olympics of 2013-14 bestowed pride to the country. "The medal winning performances of aerial skiers Lydia Lassila and David Morris along with Torah Bright in the snowboard half pipe were outstanding and confirmed 's standing in the these ...

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  5. Team boss says rant hurt Alex 'Chumpy' Pullin's chancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | The Age

    ... Australia's winter Olympics team, which leaves Sochi with two silver (Torah Bright, Dave Morris) and bronze (Lydia Lassila), but no gold. Roughly $20 million has been channelled into winter athletes in the past four years, with less than half of ...

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  6. Aust fall short of Games expectationsRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... the Winter Games of the XXII Olympiad in Sochi. The three medals: (Torah Bright, silver in snowboard halfpipe; Lydia Lassila, bronze in aerials and David Morris silver in aerials) numbered the same as the Vancouver Games of four years ago. But there ...

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  7. Best big-air action shots in SochiRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Lydia Lassila of Australia competes in the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Aerials Qualification on day seven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 14, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

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  8. Sochi Scene: One-man teamRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... lack of support from Australian officials, who don't consider the event a priority even as countrywoman Lydia Lassila has captured gold and bronze in the last two Winter games. "We did something right," Morris said. "We know how long it takes to get ...

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  9. Good morning Bendigo - 18.02.14Read the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... ever Winter Olympics medal in the men's aerials competition by claiming silver in Sochi. Morris' teammate Lydia Lassila took bronze in the women's aerials on Friday following Torah Bright's snowboard silver in the Sochi halfpipe. The latest spying ...

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  10. Sochi Winter Olympics: David Morris wins silver in men's aerialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Age

    ... ever Winter Olympics medal in the men's aerials competition by claiming silver in Sochi. Morris' teammate Lydia Lassila took bronze in the women's aerials on Friday following Torah Bright's snowboard silver in the Sochi halfpipe. Melbourne-born ...

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  11. Morris soars to Sochi Olympic silverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Mercury

    ... ever Winter Olympics medal in the men's aerials competition by claiming silver in Sochi. Morris' teammate Lydia Lassila took bronze in the women's aerials on Friday following Torah Bright's snowboard silver in the Sochi halfpipe. Morris, 29, was ...

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  12. Aussie soars for Sochi silverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... mpic medallist and third of the Sochi Games after the silver to Torah Bright in the halfpipe and the bronze to Lydia Lassila in the aerials.

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  13. David Morris wins silver in men's aerialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | ABC News

    ... had no male aerialist had taken anything home from the Olympics before Morris. With women's bronze medallist Lydia Lassila watching on, Morris qualified fourth for the four-man final with a 115.05 in final two. The 29-year-old Melbournian then ...

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  14. David Morris wins aerials silver at SochiRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Yahoo!

    ... ever Winter Olympics medal in the men's aerials competition by claiming silver in Sochi. Morris' teammate Lydia Lassila took bronze in the women's aerials on Friday following Torah Bright's snowboard silver in the Sochi halfpipe. "We dream about it ...

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  15. PHOTOS: Best Weekend Images: 02/17/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Lydia Lassila of Australia competes in the Freestyle Skiing Ladies' Aerials Qualification on day seven of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park on February 14, 2014 in Sochi, Russia.

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  16. Olympic Freestyle Skiing 2014: Schedule, TV Info, Medal Predictions for Day 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... competition, but not everyone is a fan. After failing to repeat as the gold medalist this year, Australia's Lydia Lassila wasn't shy about voicing her displeasure, as relayed by Skyler Wilder of NBCOlympics.com : The change in format is brutal. It's ...

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  17. Bartender wears Olympian's bronze medal while workingRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | USA Today

    ... won it. Sometimes, it's around the neck of the nearest bartender. On Friday, Australia freestyle aerials star Lydia Lassila added a bronze medal to the gold she scooped up at the 2010 Games in Vancouver. On Saturday, it dangled from the neck of ...

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  18. Lassila not ruling out continuing beyond SochiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | ABC News

    Aerial skier Lydia Lassila says she is yet to make a decision on her future in the sport after winning bronze at the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.

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  19. Twisting, history-making Lassila focuses...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | Suria

    Australian Lydia Lassila may have been dethroned as Olympic champion in the women's aerials in Sochi but she prefered to focus on her historic last jump.

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  20. Sochi Scene: Water PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Australia's Lydia Lassila reacts after landing from a jump during the women's freestyle skiing aerials final at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, at the 2014 Winter Olympics, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia.

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