Winter Sports

Lindsey Vonn wants to race with the men, whether international officials approve or not

OLYMPIA FIELDS, Ill. — Lindsey Vonn isn’t going to take no for an answer.<p>The skier said Wednesday she’s determined to race against men whether the International Ski Federation gives its approval or not. The FIS has been less than enthusiastic about Vonn’s proposal to race with the men at Lake …

Skiing

Canadian curling championships adding wild-card team

Brier, Scotties will hold play-in match to determine new 16th entry<p>A 16th team has been added to next year's Canadian men's and women's curling …

Curling

Snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg tells NBC Sports he will not defend his 2014 Olympic gold

On Tuesday 23-year-old snowboarder Sage Kotsenburg — winner of the first-ever snowboard slopestyle Olympic gold medal — officially announced he will …

Olympics

Public Comment Period opens for reevaluation of Utah Powderbird Heli Permit

Little Cottonwood Canyon, part of Utah Powderbird’s current flying zone. [Photo] Pierce Martin<p>The daily humming of helicopters has been an accepted …

Skiing

How Tristan Cameron-Harper went from Ice Hockey Champ to Kilted Yogi Celebrity

<b>For this week’s Worn Out Wednesday, we speak with Tristan Cameron-Harper, former ice-hockey champ and now Kilted Yogi celebrity on his life, careers,</b> …

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

2017 Coaching and Development Conference Confirmed!<p>Posted on <b>Tuesday, June 27, 2017</b> at <b>12:29pm</b><p>Following on from the success of last year’s Coaching and …

Curling

Curling tours partner for the future

ZURICH, SWITZERLAND AND LONDON, CANADA<br>JUNE 28, 2017<p><b>The World Curling Tour (WCT) and Curling Champions Tour (CCT) have announced a formal merger,</b> …

Curling

Luke Rowe column: You can get too cooped up in a cycling bubble

<b>“Watching ice hockey is 
something I enjoy doing 
completely away from cycling”</b><p>You get a divide among cyclists; some if they’re at home and there’s a …

Cycling

China, Finland to boost cooperation in winter sports, technology

Premier Li Keqiang said on Tuesday that China and Finland share great potential for further cooperation in winter sports, environmental protection …

China

Curling Canada 'resolves' sports bar fee increase with Bell Media

Still working with Rogers Media on solution for curling clubs<p>Curling Canada officials say they've "managed to resolve things with Bell Media" …

Curling

New members of the FIS family - FIS-SKI

Summer time doesn’t only mean dryland and intense preparation period for our athletes; it also goes hand in hand with more quality time at home with …

Skiing

Photo Annual 2017: Liam Doran

On a fundamental level, few individuals think both analytically and creatively—left brain, right brain stuff. But photographers are different, their …

Photography

IOC urged not 'to repeat mistake of 1936 Berlin Games' by allowing North Korea to co-host 2018 Winter Olympics

A human rights group has called on the International Olympic Committee "not to repeat the mistake of the 1936 Berlin Games" by permitting North Korea to host events as part of the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.<p>Do Jong-hwan, the South Korean minister of sport, proposed last week that some of …

North Korea

Ashley Wagner, Gus Kenworthy, and U.S. women’s hockey team to appear in ESPN’s Body Issue

Danish tennis pro and two-time Olympian Caroline Wozniacki is also featured

Figure Skating

Brett Gallant’s wonderful curling season will be celebrated tonight

Published on 11 March 2017Geoff Walker and Brett Gallant of team Newfoundland and Labrador sweep a rock in the Page Playoff 1-2 game of the 2017 …

Curling

Canadian Paralympic Double Medallist Erik Carleton Calls it a Career with Para-Nordic Team

June 24, 2017 (Canmore, AB) – After successfully achieving his dream of not only competing for Canada at a Paralympic Winter Games, but guiding Brian …

Nordic Skiing

Rachel Greenburg, Matthew Geller

Rachel Zara Greenburg and Matthew Ashley Geller are to be married June 25 at Wave Hill, a public garden and cultural center in the Bronx. Rabbi Jeffrey J. Sirkman is to officiate.<p>The bride, 29, is a program manager at Cities of Service, an organization in Manhattan that provides grants and …

Figure Skating

2018 Winter Olympics U.S. Snowboard Team Qualifying Events Schedule

As the dates draw closer to the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, Team USA is gearing up for the remaining qualifying events. The top …

Olympics

M. Ice Hockey. Incoming Freshman Norris Goes to San Jose in NHL Draft First Round

Incoming freshman forward Josh Norris was selected by the San Jose Sharks in the first round (19th overall pick) in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, …

Ice Hockey

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

Scottish Curlers to represent Team GB at Olympics!<p>Posted on <b>Thursday, June 22, 2017</b> at <b>1:00pm</b><p>The British Olympic Association (BOA) today announced the …

Curling

A rundown of all the action sports ESPY Award nominees

The ESPYs announced the 2017 nominees for all of their categories this week and there are some big name action sports stars on the list. The Best …

X Games

Josh Jespersen sets new Colorado 14er speed record

In 1991, Lou Dawson, of Wild Snow fame, became the first person to ski all of Colorado’s 14ers over a period of 13 years. As of May 21, …

Skiing

Names & Faces: David Ortiz, Karen Chen, Polina Edmunds

David Ortiz<p>A street was named for the retired Red Sox great one day before his No. 34 is retired at Fenway Park. The honors come nine months after he walked off the Fenway Park field for the last time as a player. “That short amount of time is a symbol,” team president Sam Kennedy (above right, …

Figure Skating

Dew Tour To Serve As a U.S. Ski & Snowboard Olympic Qualifying Event For Men’s And Women’s Snowboard And Freesking Competitions In Breckenridge December 14-17, 2017

<b>(Carlsbad, Calif.) June 21, 2017</b> — Mountain Dew® and TEN: The Enthusiast Network announced today that the annual winter Dew Tour ski and snowboard …

Skiing

Weather in Montreal – SBI

Winter<p>The winter can be wonderful. There are fun winter sports to do: skiing, skating and tobogganing. Everything is beautiful.<p>December to March<p>But …

Clothing

Ottawa Senators unveil 2017-18 schedule

Home opener against Capitals Oct. 5<p>The Ottawa Senators will play three of their four games against rivals Montreal before Christmas, including an …

Curling

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

More Women, More Girls, In Curling!<p>Posted on <b>Wednesday, June 21, 2017</b> at <b>3:44pm</b><p>The RCCC hosted a <b>More Women, More Girls, In Curling!</b> workshop on …

Curling

Hop to It: Your favorite flower, explained

Some things just go together, like dive bars and ski bums, spring days and one-piece ski suits. We’ve applied that philosophy to this year’s Beer …

Skiing

Toyota Partners With U.S. Ski & Snowboard

Toyota has signed on as the official automotive and mobility partner of United States Ski & Snowboard. The two organizations worked together last …

Advertising Industry

Sergei Mylnikov, Soviet ice hockey goaltender, dies at 58

Sergei Mylnikov, a goaltender who won Olympic ice hockey gold in 1988 with the Soviet Union, has died. He was 58.<p>The Russian Hockey Federation said …

Sports