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  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Galaxy of stars light up women’s snowboard

    There was no shortage of star quality on display in the women’s snowboard events at PyeongChang 2018. Ester Ledecká (CZE) created Olympic history by winning parallel giant slalom gold to go with her Alpine skiing super-G title, while Chloe Kim (USA) dazzled in the halfpipe, Jamie Anderson (USA) retained her slopestyle crown, Anna Gasser (AUT) took the first Olympic women’s big air gold and Michela Moioli (ITA) underlined her recent supremacy in snowboard cross.
    16 Mar 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Snowboard, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Millennials make their mark on PyeongChang 2018

    A new generation of Olympians born after the turn of the 21st century arrived in force for the latest edition of the Olympic Winter Games, and some made it straight to the podium. Here we put the spotlight on the millennials who left PyeongChang clutching medals.
    06 Mar 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Moioli wins women’s snowboard final which had it all

    Michela Moioli from Italy won the women’s snowboard cross final at Phoenix Snow Park, in a final which kept spectators guessing right across the finishing line. Julia Pereira De Sousa Mabileau from France, aged just 16, took silver at PyeongChang 2018, and Eva Samkova from the Czech Republic won a photo finish for the bronze medal.
    16 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Snowboard, Italy
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Friday 16 February

    Seven titles are up for grabs today at PyeongChang, with the men’s skeleton first up, followed by the women’s slalom and men’s super-G in Alpine Skiing. The men’s cross-country skiers will be taking on the 15km freestyle, the women are up in the snowboard cross, ski jumpers will be heading to Phoenix Park and the women’s 5,000m speed skating is on. Also on is the women's freestyle skiing event. The men’s figure skating also kicks off with the short programme.
    16 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Jacobellis braced for assault on Olympic gold

    Though regarded as one of the greatest snowboard cross champions in history, reigning five-time world champion Lindsey Jacobellis is still waiting for her first taste of Olympic glory. Will her time finally come at PyeongChang 2018, her fourth Winter Games appearance?
    15 Jan 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Snowboard, JACOBELLIS, Lindsey, United States of America, Olympic News
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Women's snowboard: Girl power rules at Rosa Khutor

    Like the men, the women snowboarders were out in force at Sochi 2014, with five events on the programme covering the gamut of freestyle and Alpine styles. And, in snowboard parlance, they totally put it down, seizing the opportunity to showcase their sport to the max.
    26 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Snowboard
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Olympic Solidarity athletes win medals in Sochi

    Nine athletes supported by the International Olympic Committee’s Olympic Solidarity programme have won medals in the first ten days of competition at the Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
    17 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Olympic Solidarity
  • News | Sochi 2014

    Samkova wins women’s snowboard cross gold… by a whisker

    Eva Samkova of the Czech Republic stormed to Olympic snowboard cross gold at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park, before paying tribute to the moustache that she paints on her face as a lucky charm.
    16 Feb 2014 | Sochi 2014, Olympic News, Snowboard, Czech Republic
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