Today Australian Olympic Committee President John Coates met members of the first-ever Australian Team to attend the four-yearly Asian Winter Games, being held at Sapporo, JPN.
Team members included biathletes spectating at the short track event, pictured below, Jill Colebourn (left), Darcie Morton (second from right) and Jeremy Flanagan (right).
Story and pic retrans, thanks to http://www.InsideTheGames.biz :
” A cry of “Let’s go Aussie, let’s go,” suddenly erupts as the North Korean fans are momentarily drowned out at the short track. The presence of Australia certainly brings a different vibe to these Games, and they seem to be enjoying it. AOC President John Coates has been here all afternoon and is now busy introducing himself to members of the team… “
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