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  • Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean: perfection on ice | Video

    Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean: perfection on ice

    At the 1984 Olympic Winter Games in Sarajevo, British ice dancers Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean turned in a flawless performance that earned them perfect marks for artistic impression and a stunning gold medal. Together, they look back on that unforgettable night in our exclusive video.
  • Dibaba Sets Olympic Record | Video

    Dibaba Sets Olympic Record

    Favoured Ethiopian runner Tirunesh Dibaba does not disappoint as she sets an Olympic record time of 29:54.66. Kipligat of the Netherlands leads to the 6000m mark and then Abeylegesse sets the pace to 9000m. Dibaba dominates the last 1000m and wins by almost 2 seconds. Athletics 10000m Women Final - Olympic Record (29:54.66) - Beijing 2008- Tirunesh Dibaba (ETH), Elvan Abeylegesse (TUR), Shalane Flanagan (USA)
  • Biathlon: a discipline on the cutting edge | Video

    Biathlon: a discipline on the cutting edge

    Biathlon is a discipline with roots deep in military and survival techniques, but which has evolved to combine cutting-edge technology with fine feats of athleticism and marksmanship. In this video we chart the development of the equipment used by biathletes.
  • IOC President Bach pays homage to Nelson Mandela | Video

    IOC President Bach pays homage to Nelson Mandela

    In this video message, International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach expresses the shared loss of the sporting world at the passing of Nelson Mandela. The IOC will observe a period of mourning of three days at its headquarters, with the Olympic Flag at half-mast to mark his passing.
  • Youth Olympic flame burns brightly for Nanjing 2014 | Video

    Youth Olympic flame burns brightly for Nanjing 2014

    The flame for the second Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China, was lit in the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens, Greece. This marks the start of the Virtual Torch Relay which gives fans around the world the chance to get involved in the Youth Olympic Games via an interactive app before the flame arrives in China in August for the physical torch relay ahead of the Games.
  • Dutch Pair Row to Achieve Their Golden Dream | Video

    Dutch Pair Row to Achieve Their Golden Dream

    The Dutch duo, Kirsten van der Kolk and Marit van Eupen, dominate in the lightweight double sculls final, finishing in a gold medal-winning time of 6:54.74. Canada leads the first half of the race, but Netherlands manages to take the lead after the 1500m mark. The Finnish pair, Sanna Sten and Minna Nieminen, receive the silver medal and Melanie Kok and Tracy Cameron of Canada, settle for bronze. Rowing Women's Lightweight Double Sculls Final - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - NED, FIN, CAN
  • Russia Sweeps Synchro Golds With Wonderful Performance | Video

    Russia Sweeps Synchro Golds With Wonderful Performance

    To the delight of the audience, Russia sweeps the synchro gold medals with a near-perfect team performance, defending its synchronized swimming team Olympic title. The Russians receive the highest execution marks in the technical and free routine, totaling 99.501 points to claim the gold medal. Japan takes the silver medal home while USA settles for bronze. Synchronized Swimming Team Women's Final - Athens 2004 Summer Olympics - RUS, JPN, USA
  • Men's Snowboard Slopestyle - Final - Kotsenburg Wins Gold | Video

    Men's Snowboard Slopestyle - Final - Kotsenburg Wins Gold

    Highlights of the Men's Snowboard Slopestyle Final from the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park as the USA's Sage Kotsenburg wins the gold medal at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Medal Winners: Gold: Sage Kotsenburg (USA)Silver: Staale Sandbech (NOR)Bronze: Mark McMorris (CAN)
  • Gold for Belarus in K4 1000m | Video

    Gold for Belarus in K4 1000m

    The Belarusian crew paddles to claim the K4 1000m gold medal, just ten minutes after two of its members, the Bahdanovich brothers, won gold in the C2 1000m. Belarus crosses the half way mark in second place, but powers to take the lead from Slovakia to win in 2:55.714. Slovakia, crosses the line in 2:56.593, just hundredths of a second ahead of the German crew, silver medallist in Athens, now settling for bronze. Canoe Sprint Men's K4 1000m - Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics - BLR, SVK, GER
  • Canada wins a spectacular Olympic Hockey gold medal final | Video

    Canada wins a spectacular Olympic Hockey gold medal final

    An Olympic Hockey final that went down to the wire and made a whole nation celebrate. Watch the best scenes from the thrilling men's Olympic hockey gold medal game in Vancouver between Canada and the USA! Canada defeated the USA 3-2 in overtime on a goal by Sidney Crosby on a neat pass from Jerome Iginla. Corey Perry and Jonathan Toews were the two other goal scorers for Canada. Ryan Kesler and Zach Parise scored for the Americans, with Parise's marker tying the game with less than 30 seconds left in the third period.
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