Winter Sports

An American Airlines Employee Allegedly Got Into an Argument With a Passenger About Sports. Here's What Happened Next

This one makes my toes curl.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Look, I don't know how these things happen, but when they do, I come over all socio-political and tell myself there must be a better way.<p>The story is told by Erin …

Business

Shaun White’s crash lands him in hospital

Double Olympic snowboard champion <b>Shaun White</b> suffered a serious crash in training in New Zealand for the second time in as many months.<p>White was in …

Olympics

Yuzuru Hanyu works past jump errors in solid free skate at Rostelecom Cup

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Figure Skating

US Speedskating In The News: October 13-19, 2017

Did you miss any of this week’s top US Speeskating headlines? Check them out in our weekly Speedskating in the News series.<p>US Speedskating made …

Team USA

Billy Bridges teaches Tara Slone the finer points of sledge hockey

en_US<p>article<p>Tara Slone joins Paralympic gold medalist Billy Bridges and learns how to play sledge …

Ilka Stuhec suffers severe knee injury - FIS-SKI

During slalom training in Pitztal, Austria, on 22 October, Slovenian World Cup star Ilka Stuhec suffered a severe knee injury following a fall. The …

Skiing

Five things Billy Bridges has learned from playing sledge hockey

When it comes to para ice hockey (formerly sledge hockey), Billy Bridges is a household name.<p>He holds multiple world championship gold medals, …

Hanyu 2nd after short program

Defending Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu made two mistakes in his jumps Friday to finish second behind rival Nathan Chen in the men’s short program at …

Figure Skating

Destiny 2 seasons are coming, and they're bringing ice hockey and mic drops

Today at TwitchCon 2017, Bungie spilled the space beans on what Guardians can expect from Destiny 2's upcoming seasons

Destiny 2

Olympic skating without Russia a risky jump for IOC

Anxiety about what punishment Russia should face for state-sanctioned systematic doping is especially high in figure skating, since its skaters have …

Canadian News

Adam Boland, St. John's Curling Club set for biggest curling season in a decade

Draw for men's tankard in January wide open for first time since 2006<p>Thanks to a $400,000 upgrade at the St. John's Curling Club, ice sheets are in …

Canada

Chen holds on to win Rostelecom gold

Nathan Chen's technique trumped Yuzuru Hanyu's superiority in program components to win the men's event at the Rostelecom Cup, the first leg of this …

Sports

Skateboarders hit Canberra as Australia's newest Olympians

"It's come at the perfect time for them and there's a lot of anticipation ahead of the Olympics but I don't think it will change skating.<p>"If you want …

Australian News

National Team heads to Canmore for on snow training

<b>(October 20, 2017) --</b> The U.S. Biathlon National Team begins final preparations for the upcoming World Cup and Olympic season on Monday when they …

Biathlon

Who is Yuzuru Hanyu?

Yuzuru Hanyu became the first male Japanese figure skater to win Olympic gold in 2014. He won world championship titles in 2014 and 2017. He trains …

Olympics

‘I shouldn’t be alive:’ Olympic refugee team swimmer stars in powerful video

Olympic refugee team swimmer <b>Yusra Mardini</b> signed with Under Armour and starred in a video published by the apparel company Thursday, telling her …

Olympics

Team Jason Gunnlaugson

TEAM PROFILE<p><b>Hometown:</b> Winnipeg, MB | <b>Twitter:</b> @TeamJGunns<p><b>SKIP</b><p><b>THIRD</b><p><b>SECOND</b><p><b>LEAD</b><p>Birthdate: July 2, 1984<br>Birthplace: Winnipeg, MB<br>Resides: Winnipeg, …

Curling

Bascue, Olsen, Cunningham picked as USA bobsled men's pilots

Codie Bascue, Justin Olsen and Nick Cunningham are going to start the Olympic season as drivers on USA Bobsled's men's national team.<p>It's the first …

Olympics

Muyres poses for calendar to support Mental Health in Agriculture

When Kirk Muyres was asked to appear in the 2018 Men of Curling calendar, he didn’t hesitate to accept.<p>Muyres, who tosses third stones for …

Curling

USA Luge Sponsor White Castle Runs 'Be A Slider' Contest

In April, White Castle inked a two-year agreement with USA Luge.<p>The fast-food brand became the first U.S. fast-food brand to be an official USA Luge …

Advertising Industry

A Brief History of Directors Hating on Their Own Movies

<i>The Snowman</i>, a movie about a serial killer who uses the corpses of his victims to make snowmen with coffee beans for eyes, and whose main character …

Movies

Five For Friday: Figure Skating

The first stop in the 2017 ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series is stacked with Olympians and 2018 Olympic Winter Games hopefuls.<p>Olympians Marissa …

Team USA

Mens bobsled national team to be announced this evening

Contact: Amanda Bird, USABS Marketing & Communications Director, (518) 354-2250, amanda.bird@usabs.com <br>Kristen Gowdy, USABS Media and Marketing …

Team USA

Olympic ski cross champion Marielle Thompson suffers knee injury

Training accident sidelines Sochi gold medallist with ruptured ACL, MCL<p>Reigning Olympic ski cross champion Marielle Thompson suffered a knee injury …

Sports (Canada)

Green light for World Cup opening in Sölden

It's confirmed, the World Cup will kick off in Sölden on 28th-29th October 2017 with a ladies' and a men's giant slalom.

Skiing

The Biathlon Photo Contest: Artistic Photo - International Biathlon Union - IBU - International Biathlon Union - IBU

In the countdown to the start of the season, Biathlonworld asked the <b>photographers</b> working at the BMW IBU World Cup and IBU World Championships to <b>pick</b> …

Biathlon

Is Iran the world's greatest untapped skiing destination?

For most skiers and snowboarders the idea of an off-piste paradise normally conjures up thoughts of Alaska’s majestic peaks, Verbier’s world-famous freeride terrain or Japan’s legendary powder fields.<p>Many, forgivably, would not consider looking to the mountains of Iran.<p>But hoping to lift the …

Skiing

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

Events Coming Up This Weekend 19/10/2017 – 23/10/2017<p>Posted on <b>Thursday, October 19, 2017</b> at <b>5:05pm</b><p>Stirling Wheelchair Curling International …

Curling

Quebec residence for ice hockey player includes indoor practice rink

Simple black and white volumes form this home in Quebec City, which was built by local firm PARKA Architecture for a professional ice hockey player …

Architecture

Resort Opening Dates – Winter 2017-2018

North America Resort Opening Days 2017-2018<p>The winter season is upon us. Resorts all across North America are priming for the season and will start …

Skiing