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  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Olympic champions flying high

    Since returning from PyeongChang 2018 laden with gold medals, many of the Olympic champions have gone on to amass world titles and World Cup victories in their respective sports. Here, we take a look at some of the success stories on snow and ice during the 2018/19 season.
    01 Apr 2019 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | YOG

    #YOGJourney: Benjamin Maier chases speed and success on the World Cup Bobsleigh Tour

    Navigating daunting curves at speeds in excess of 140km per hour, Austrian bobsleigh driver Benjamin Maier has the right stuff to make his mark in the exhilarating winter sport, seven years after winning a silver medal at the Winter Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Innsbruck 2012.
    21 Feb 2019 | Olympic News, Bobsleigh, Innsbruck 2012, YOG
  • News | Olympic News

    Lindsey Vonn on the highs and lows of an incredible career

    Since making her Olympic debut for the USA as a 17-year-old in 2002, Lindsey Vonn has become one of the most decorated alpine skiers in history, winning three Olympic medals and a record 82 World Cup races. Here, she reflects on the highs and lows of an incredible career and what she hopes her legacy will be.
    02 Jan 2019 | Olympic News, VONN, Lindsey, Alpine Skiing, United States of America
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Mayer does the double with super-G gold

    Many had seen the strong Norwegians as favourites, but Austria’s Matthias Mayer overcame his fancied rivals to grab gold in the alpine skiing super-G at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games.
    16 Feb 2018 | Alpine Skiing, JANSRUD, Kjetil, PyeongChang 2018, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Rhys Thornbury’s Guide to Skeleton at PyeongChang 2018

    The New Zealander, who serves in the British military, discovered skeleton just seven years ago. In his sport, athletes must combine speed, calmness and technical expertise to succeed.
    05 Feb 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Skeleton, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Lölling eyes an Olympic first for German skeleton

    Germany’s Jacqueline Lölling enjoyed a truly memorable 2017, scooping European and World Championship golds and the World Cup title. A breakthrough star of the inaugural Winter Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck 2012, where she claimed the girls’ skeleton crown, her next objective is to win Olympic gold at PyeongChang 2018 and end Great Britain’s run of success in the event.
    14 Dec 2017 | Skeleton, PyeongChang 2018, Olympic News
  • News | Nagano 1998

    Veteran Olympian Crétier signs off with surprise gold

    Alpine skier Jean-Luc Crétier caused a huge upset at the Olympic Winter Games Nagano 1998. Having never won a major race previously, the Frenchman held his nerve to claim a stunning downhill gold.
    23 Nov 2017 | Alpine Skiing, Nagano 1998, Olympic News
  • News | YOG

    Ten years since the creation of the Youth Olympic Games: meet the great, the good and the golden

    The Youth Olympic Games (YOG) have proved to be a pioneering mixture of elite sport, culture and education – but they’re also the ideal incubator for those with serious ambitions. While not everyone who participates goes on to represent their country later in life, those who do often cite their YOG experience when it comes to adapting to the Olympic stage.
    02 Oct 2017 | YOG, Olympic News
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