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  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    German gold rush in bobsleigh… but Canadians share in the glory

    Germany’s Francesco Friedrich won gold in both the two-man and four-man bobsleigh events at PyeongChang 2018, though had to share the former with Canada’s Justin Kripps after the two posted identical times. Meanwhile Olympic debutant Mariama Jamanka won the two-woman event, as the Germans swept the board at the Alpensia Sliding Centre.
    06 Mar 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Bobsleigh, Germany, Olympic News
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Germany’s Jamanka takes women’s bob gold

    Mariama Jamanka of Germany struck gold on her Olympic Winter Games debut at PyeongChang 2018, teaming up with Lisa Buckwitz to win the two-woman bobsleigh title by 0.07 seconds at the Olympic Sliding Centre on Wednesday 21 February. It was Germany’s first medal in the event since Turin 2006.
    21 Feb 2018 | PyeongChang 2018, Olympic News, Bobsleigh, Germany
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Today at PyeongChang 2018: Wednesday 21 February

    The women’s Alpine skiing downhill is one of the highlights of a day awash with medal events, which also includes men’s ski cross, the men’s and women’s team sprint free in cross-country skiing, the men’s and women’s team pursuits in speed skating and the women’s bobsleigh. In women’s ice hockey, there is a bronze medal to be won in the third-place match.
    21 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Bridgestone drives the Olympic Winter Games beyond snow and ice

    Worldwide Olympic Partner Bridgestone supports the staging of the Olympic Winter Games with multiple activations including product supply, athlete partnerships and education programmes, helping to leave a lasting, positive impact in the Republic of Korea.
    18 Feb 2018 | Olympic News, PyeongChang 2018, Sponsors
  • News | PyeongChang 2018

    Worldwide TOP Partner P&G celebrates its commitment to gender equality through #LoveOverBias global athlete discussion

    As part of its Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 #LoveOverBias campaign, Procter & Gamble has facilitated a meaningful discussion among top female Olympians, who shared their experiences of facing bias and adversity in sport, as well as how they overcame these obstacles to achieve their dreams as strong, inspiring and courageous women.
    13 Feb 2018 | IOC News, PyeongChang 2018, Sponsors, Olympic News
  • News | Olympic Studies Centre

    2018 PhD Students Research Grants awarded

    In the framework of the PhD Students Research Grant Programme, The Olympic Studies Centre (OSC) has selected seven research projects based on their academic quality and link with Olympic studies.
    23 Jan 2018 | Olympic Studies Centre
  • News | RIO 2016

    Rio 2016 - Day 11: Simone Biles goes down in history, a British couple at their peak

    Relive the day of Tuesday 16 August 2016 in Rio on olympic.org. Simone Biles completes an amazing week with the floor title, her fourth gold medal in Rio, earning her a place among the greatest gymnasts in history. British cyclists Jason Kenny and Laura Trott win gold on the track of the Olympic velodrome.
    16 Aug 2017 | RIO 2016, Olympic News
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