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Video: How Aussies Train for the Winter Olympics

If you thought qualifying for the Winter Olympics was hard, try training for it in a country where snow is in extremely short supply.

Many Australians have to take inspiration from the Cool Runnings story and find alternative ways to master their craft.

Like Australian aerial skiier Danielle Scott, who will compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea but is training far away from the snow and ice.

See how she masters her moves in this video:

He's not Australian, but a special mention goes out to Swiss freestyle skiier Andri Ragettli who has found one of the most interesting training methods we've seen.

The 19 year old uses some pretty impressive parkour skills to navigate his way through a precarious obstacle course that has to be seen to be believed ...

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