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Florida Speedskater Brittany Bowe Comes in 4th in 1000m

Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

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Watch: Shaun White Wins Halfpipe Gold With Epic Final Run

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018


Shaun White delivered the run of a lifetime to win gold in the men’s halfpipe and the 100th Winter Olympic gold medal in United States history.

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Shaun White Defies Gravity on First Halfpipe Run

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018


Shaun White scored a 94.25 on his first attempt in the men’s snowboard halfpipe final with a run full of big tricks and massive amplitude. That run gave him the lead after the first set of runs.

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Olympian Shows How to Ride an Escalator With One Hand

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018


Swiss skier Fabian Boesch decided to ride the escalator in a more unconventional manner.

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Chloe Kim Wins Olympic Gold With Back-to-Back 1080s in Halfpipe

Monday, February 12th, 2018


With her victory already secure, Chloe Kim landed her signature back-to-back 1080s on her third and final run to win gold in women’s snowboard halfpipe at the age of 17.

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Adam Rippon’s Interviews Are Just as Amazing as His Skating

Monday, February 12th, 2018


Rippon is known for his personality and now that he’s in PyeongChang he’s not holding back. Here are some of the funnier outtakes from his interviews.

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Ashley Wagner Bites Adam Rippon’s Forehead

Monday, February 12th, 2018


The pair decided to go dancing at a club, and then suddenly Ashley Wagner bit Adam Rippon’s face. “I felt a light breeze on my brain,” he said.

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Ouch! Skier Faceplants in Painful-Looking Olympic Wipeout

Monday, February 12th, 2018


South Korean Jae Woo Choi had got too much air off his second jump. He came crashing down into the moguls.

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Norway’s Lundby Nails No-Doubt-About-It Jump for Gold

Monday, February 12th, 2018


With the competition on the line, Norway’s Maren Lundby stole the women’s individual normal hill gold with a clutch jump.

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Shirtless Tongan Learned Skiing in 12 Weeks

Monday, February 12th, 2018


Tonga’s famous flag-bearer Pita Taufatofua explains how he stayed warm during the Opening Ceremony and how hard it was to qualify for PyeongChang.

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These Little Sweepers Clean the Ice Between Skaters

Monday, February 12th, 2018


Sweepers, or the children who clean the ice between skaters, play backstage before they’re called for duty.

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Olympics Have Everyone Dancing, See the Best Moves

Monday, February 12th, 2018

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Craziest Wipeouts From Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle Finals

Monday, February 12th, 2018


The women’s snowboard slopestyle competition was marred by numerous crashes, due to high winds.

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Maia, Alex Shibutani Earn Bronze Medals for Team Event

Monday, February 12th, 2018


Maia and Alex Shibutani finished second in the free dance, earning bronze for Team USA.

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Watch Jamie Anderson’s Gold Medal Run in Snowboard Slopestyle

Monday, February 12th, 2018


Jamie Anderson took over the lead after her first run of the women’s snowboard slopestyle contest.

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Relive Adam Rippon’s Incredible Team Event Free Skate

Monday, February 12th, 2018


Pennsylvania’s Adam Rippon was the No. 1 worldwide trending topic on Twitter after his performance.

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Sweeper Gets Bonked by Rogue Teddy Bear, Adam Rippon Helps

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


Figure skater Adam Rippon was there to help when a teddy bear thrown onto the ice went rogue.

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Mirai Nagasu Becomes First US Woman to Land Triple Axel on Olympic Ice

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


Mirai Nagasu nailed her triple axel attempt during a team skating event at the 2018 Winter Olympics, becoming the first woman for the United States to pull off the attempt and the third overall.

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Flying Broom Nearly Takes Out Team USA Curlers

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


On the curling ice, you never know when a broom might come flying through the air, as Team USA’s Becca and Matt Hamilton saw first hand Saturday night.

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Oops: Yura Min Suffers Costume Malfunction in Team Event

Sunday, February 11th, 2018

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Commentators Gasp at Russian Skater’s ‘Absolutely Breathtaking’ Winning Show

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


Commentators gasped as Russia’s Yevgenia Medvedeva stunned during the team event short program. She packed all her jumps into the second half of her performance, an unusually difficult move that she pulled…

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US Married Skaters Stun With Heart-Stopping Throw Jumps

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


Husband and wife duo Chris and Alexa Knierim turn heads in another solid performance during the pairs free skate, featuring some heart-stopping throw jumps.

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Compilation: Wackiest Moments From 1st Days of Olympics

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


Wipeouts, Olympics fanatics and runaway walkie-talkies. Check out some of the wild and wacky moments from the first days of the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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The Show Must Go On! US Bobsledder Does Pushups After Emergency Appendix Removal

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


After needing an emergency appendectomy upon his arrival in Korea, Justin Olsen is trying to recover in time to pilot the Americans next week in the bobsled competition.

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Shib Sibs Say They Tell Stories When They Tear up the Ice

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


Brother-sister ice dance team Maia and Alex Shibutani learned their storytelling skills from vlogging, which translates to their programs on the ice.

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Our Bad! Hottest Olympic Curling Team Makes Big Oops

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


Canada may be the hottest team in mixed doubles, but even they’re not immune to mistakes on the curling sheet.

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Snowboarder Who Nearly Died in 2017 Wipeout Falls During Olympic Run

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


By the slimmest of margins, Canada’s Mark McMorris avoided death in a backcountry snowboarding accident in 2017. And on Sunday, by the slimmest of margins, McMorris ended up with an Olympic bronze medal in…

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Oops: Yura Min Suffers Costume Malfunction in Team Event

Sunday, February 11th, 2018

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Oops: Yura Min Suffers Costume Malfunction in Team Event

Sunday, February 11th, 2018

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‘We’ve Been Scoring Much Higher’: Shibutanis Push Back Their Short Dance Wasn’t Their Best

Sunday, February 11th, 2018


The Shibutanis finished second in the team event short dance behind Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir. They were “surprised” by their score.

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