Winter Olympics

Skier Crook puts Virgin Islands on Winter Games map
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Peter Adam Crook of the British Virgin Islands finished 10th at a World Cup in New Zealand in August. Halfpipe competitor learned sport in Wisconsin. By Gary D'Amato of the Journal Sentinel. Feb. 7, 2014. Tweet · submit to reddit; Email; Print. (0 ... [...]
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Sochi Winter Olympics: “There is a festive atmosphere everywhere”
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It is the most expensive Olympic Games in history, with the total cost expected to be more than 37 billion euros. Russian organisers say a record number of world leaders are attending – triple the amount that attended the 2010 Vancouver Games. While ... [...]
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On Winter Olympics' first full day, Sochi problems aren't gone but are …
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Suddenly, the venues of the 2014 Winter Olympics, the gleaming arenas along the Black Sea and the shimmering ski slopes of the Caucasus Mountains, filled with the sounds of skates scraping against ice and boots crunching on snow. Suddenly, and all ... [...]
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Winter Olympics Photo of the Day: Snowboarder Soars During Men's Slopestyle
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The first day of Winter Olympics competition after the opening ceremony offered a beautiful, cloudless day in Sochi, Russia. Mashable's Photo of the Day captures Japanese snowboarder Yuki Kadono mid-flight during the Snowboard Men's Slopestyle Final. [...]
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US nabs 1st gold, choice for torch lighting questioned
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SOCHI, Russia - Russia's Winter Olympics sprang into action on Saturday with the first full day of sporting contest, finally drawing the world's gaze from militant threats, a widely criticised “gay propaganda” law and an opening ceremony that did not ... [...]
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Winter Olympics all-time medal count: Norway leads; USA, Soviet Union follow
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Norway leads the all-time medal count at the Winter Olympics with 303 total medals, dating back to 1924. The Norwegians are dominant at the Winter Olympics. Since the first Winter Games in 1924, Norway has taken home 303 total medals, including 107 ... [...]
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Winter Olympics 2014 hockey schedule: USA, Canada women kick things off
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... plan, the United States and Canada will meet in the women's ice hockey gold medal game on Feb. 20. It all begins for the two North American neighbors early Saturday morning as they kick off preliminary round Group A action at the 2014 Winter Olympics. [...]
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