Bobsledding

Italian bobsleds and vintage carousels: A preview of NC Mountain State Fair's rides

CLOSE<p>Ride the Tilt-A-Whirl and possibly get sick along with Citizen-Times reporters John Boyle and Mackensy Lunsford at the Mountain State Fair as …

Bobsled

When the Austrian Army Saved the Winter Olympics

Innsbruck, Austria, known for its imperial architecture and picturesque setting in the Alps, was finalizing preparations to host the 1964 Winter …

Skiing

Gauld: Calgary already has an Olympic legacy

<b>By Daniel Gauld</b>Re: “Why we should say yes to the Olympics,” Kyle Shewfelt, Opinion, Aug. 11.Kyle Shewfelt’s opinion piece shared his views on Calgary …

Retirement Planning

Four Olympic hockey options laid out by IIHF president

IIHF president <b>René Fasel</b> said he told the International Olympic Committee there are four options for hockey’s participation at the 2022 Winter …

Ice Hockey

Sharing French Language Creates Unique Brotherhood - Edmonton Eskimos

It wouldn’t be surprising to see players from the same province hanging out because they could have played together in the past or met while growing …

Canadian Football League

McMorris makes his pitch for charity

The little things have become a much bigger deal to Mark McMorris.The Canadian Olympian learned to savour every moment after he suffered …

North America

Athletes pose naked in Women's Health magazine in celebration of women's bodies

Welsh bobsleigher and sprinter Mica Moore has opened up about her astonishing sports career so far, the reason she was introduced to sport as a child …

News (Wales)

‘The Meg’ Is the Latest Movie in John Turteltaub’s Truly Strange (and Sometimes Wonderful) Career

This weekend, you have the chance to go see a big, dumb giant-shark movie, because is it August, and it is your constitutional right as an American …

Streaming

CAF takes disciplinary action against referees [Sport]

<b>On Sunday 5th of August 2018, the Disciplinary Board CAF held a meeting in order to decide over the cases of the referees named by media as being</b> …

Africa

8 Fun-Filled Lakes for Families to Dive For

Lakes are the perfect liquid playground. Whether your dream day involves swimming, diving, fishing, paddling, sailing, wakeboarding or just dangling …

Hiking

How A Labor Of Love Grew Into An 'Enchanted Forest' In Oregon

<i>Summertime is for road trips.</i> Atlas Obscura <i>and</i> All Things Considered <i>are traveling up the West Coast, from California to Washington, in search of "hidden wonders" — unique but overlooked people and places.</i><p>Driving on Interstate 5 in Turner, Ore. — about an hour south of Portland — it's hard to miss …

Bobsled

11 Non-Touristy Things to Do in Bosnia and Herzegovina

1. See the Sarajevo Bobsleigh Track:<p>Sarajevo hosted the 1984 Winter Olympics, which made the world aware Bosnia existed. The bobsled track at 1,300 …

European Travel

State swimming champ Team Greenville prepares to become privately run

Team Greenville, a competitive swim team that just won its first state championship in 14 years, is preparing to become a privately run sports …

Greenville

Want To Own A Piece Of Disneyland? Now's Your Chance

A free pop-up exhibit in Sherman Oaks features Disney posters, animatronic dolls and even cars from classic rides. Some of it will go to the highest …

Walt Disney Company

Madden NFL 19 Touchdown Celebrations: Inside the Mocap Studio

Picture this: you’re a star NFL wide receiver. The play is called in the endzone. You run the route, the ball soars through the air towards you, …

Madden NFL 19

Winter Olympic Games sparks Chinese farmers' skiing dream

Children participate in a ski activity held in a Shijinglong Ski Resort in Beijing's Yanqing district on January 21. Photo: VCG<p>In a sweltering hot …

News (China)

More Than 100 Full

<i>Erin Hamlin carries the U.S. flag at the Opening Ceremony of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 on Feb. 9, 2018 in PyeongChang, South …

Team USA

Hemp construction components manufacturer tapped for 2022 Olympics

Canadian hemp is speeding onto the world stage after a Calgary, Alberta-based processor was tapped to provide fibers to help construct a track for …

Cannabis Industry

19 Movies Streaming On HBO Now That'll Make You So Nostalgic

New movies are great and all, but sometimes what you're in the mood for is just a familiar film you grew up watching. Thankfully, for HBO …

Austin Powers

JFK's Nephew Just Shared a Rare Vintage Family Photo on Instagram

A week after celebrating the wedding of Robert F. "Bobby" Kennedy III and former CIA officer Amaryllis Fox at the Kennedy Compound on Cape Cod, two …

Robert F. Kennedy

The Bachelor' & 'The Bachelorette' Celebrate Singlehood, Not Getting Engaged — Here's Why

Bachelor Nation, it’s almost time. After spending weeks watching 28 men (Wills! Jason! Joe the Grocer!) vie for Becca Kufrin’s heart, we’re about to …

Relationships

Lake Placid Tabbed to Host 2019 Para Bobsleigh World Championships

<b>Date:</b> 07/30/2018<p><b>Contact:</b><p>Jon Lundin | JLundin@orda.org| (518) 523-1655<p><b>Lake Placid Tabbed to Host 2019 Para-Bobsleigh World Championships</b><p><i>IBSF World Cup</i> …

Bobsled

Daniel Cormier and Michael Bisping take a ride in a bobsled in Calgary, Canada | UFC FIGHT NIGHT

Daniel Cormier and Michael Bisping take a ride in a bobsled in Calgary Alberta, Canada and make really good time.

Bobsled

Behind the Scenes: Daniel Cormier, Michael Bisping bobsled for UFC on FOX

CALGARY, Alberta — MMA Fighting goes behind the scenes with the UFC on FOX production crew as Michael Bisping and Daniel Cormier visit Winsport’s …

Bobsled

Would you ride the bus if Seth Rogen told you to? | The Star

VANCOUVER—Seth Rogen’s etiquette announcements on Vancouver buses and trains could finally make riding transit cool — or, at least, a bit more …

Trains

This Gig Harbor High athlete had an idea. Why not become an Olympic skeleton racer?

While watching the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, Korea, Taggert Hudson was struck by what he saw.<p>“I was thinking, ‘Dang, how can I be on the …

Bobsled

John Owen Toy, history teacher at City Honors and Buffalo State

<b>July 14, 1944 — July 22, 2018</b><p>John Owen Toy had no family in this area. And this year, his sister Nancy Reedy, who lives on Long Island, wasn't able …

Buffalo State College

Here's a look at the new women's, gender-balanced disciplines for the 2022 Winter Games

The 2022 Winter Games in Beijing will be historic for several reasons -- it will feature the highest number of women's events in an Olympic Winter …

Winter Olympics

Van Eaton Galleries announces an auction of massive proportions covering six decades of Disneyland history

An abandoned sporting goods store in the San Fernando Valley is not where you’d expect to soar with Dumbo The Flying Elephant or snap a photo …

Walt Disney Company

Usain Bolt is trying to become a soccer player

A post shared by Usain St.Leo Bolt (@usainbolt) on Jun 12, 2018 at 9:58am PDT<p>Arguably the greatest sprinter of all-time, <b>Usain Bolt</b>, is attempting to …

Running